BNP-Paribas is launching its new corporate identity at next month’s French Open tennis tournament, jointly designed by Rodney Fitch & Co and French consultancy Altai (DW 7 April). The bank is using the logo to reflect its strong focus towards Europe. Rodney Fitch & Co director Neil Whitehead says: ‘The identity communicates an innovative and flexible marque that will have a global reach.’
This year’s exhibition features a wheelchair that can climb stairs, a language-translating earpiece and a brand identity for Wales.
A new fundraising book features contributions from Manchester creatives including Peter Saville and Malcolm Garrett, which have been inspired by Tony Walsh’s poem This is the Place.
As Design Manchester celebrates its fifth birthday, we pick out our top exhibitions to catch at the festival, including a tribute to the book covers of Mancunian literary legend Anthony
Atlas has created the branding for the new fashion label, which will also be contributed to by other industrial and product designers.