The Brewery, the design group launched by former Fitch Worldwide chief executive Paul Stead and ex-Tangerine partner Peter Phillips (DW 27 November 2003), has appointed two creative directors: Alan Lee, who was formerly creative director of interactive at innovation group Viadynamics, and former Wordsearch creative director Toby Leetham.
Speaking at this year’s D&AD Festival in London, the graphic designer talks about the weird and wonderful world of Wes, brutal 8am starts and why her job felt like “playing
Creative director Jenny Theolin has launched a new platform that will name studios which treat their junior employees well based on “positive” reviews, rather than a “black-list” that shames companies.
The 30 shortlisted designs for this year’s Loewe Craft Prize will go on display at the museum this May, and the overall winner will be awarded €50,000.
The shortlist of 200 illustrators has been whittled down from over 3,000 entries, and will go on display at Somerset House in June.