Insects seem to leap off the page in Burnett Associates’ World of Invertebrates brochure for London Zoo. The brochure was designed as part of the zoo’s redevelopment project and aims to attract funding for the Invertebrate House. ‘We’ve gone for a colourful look to create a distinctive image for the zoo,’ explains consultancy director Marc Nohr. A second brochure features the penguin pool project, and a third will be on the aquarium.
A patent filed by the company reveals a mobile with thermal elements embedded into the screen, which would heat it up and fill any cracks if it became damaged.
The professional finance body has been given a new look by Smith & Milton, which includes a flat, line-drawn coat of arms, san-serif typeface and updated colour palette.
The museum and cultural hub in Shenzhen has announced it will open to the public in December, and will include a permanent gallery space curated by the V&A.
The 12th edition of the annual design festival takes place this coming March, and will see the likes of Gail Bichler and Chris Ware speak.