Guildford-based consultancy Radius Brand Consultants has created a new identity for Willow Brook Primary School, in east London. Radius is also working on the school’s prospectus and website and has created wall graphics that will be used in communal parts of the school building. Radius says the identity supports the headteacher’s vision to refuse to ’conform to expectations of a school in Leyton’. The new identity will launch in September.
The design studio has renamed the funeral comparison service Beyond, giving it a new identity centred around a three-dimensional, cartoon man, which looks to counter the “sunsets, flowers and doves”
A new, independent magazine celebrating classic graphic symbols has launched, based on a popular Instagram account created by a London-based designer.
The charity has published its second Design Economy report, which looks at the value of the industry and who makes it up. While design contributes £85bn to the economy, there
D&AD’s annual student and graduate awards sees 194 recipients of its coveted pencil prizes this year, with a campaign for the housing crisis taking the top spot.