Politics and society were the theme for this year’s international Chaumont poster festival in France. The winning entry, Nord Sud, was designed by a German-Israeli team called Nous Travaillons Ensemble. The poster shows two hands: the northern hand breaking through a symbolic frontier, the southern hand remaining within its borders. The Icograda Excellence Prize went to US designer James Victoire for his Remember Columbus poster.
The CBD company – which is “by women for women” – has branding that resists the more bohemian tropes of CBD and leans into luxury instead.
A reading initiative for young prisoners answering a Penguin brief was one of two projects to scoop the top prize, while 213 pencils in total were awarded to winning work.
The Australian energy start-up Edify was founded in 2015 but needed an identity to match its “established success” and wider work network.
The platform has been developed in partnership with software developers and designers EPAM, and will be targeted at children and their families in Europe and Central Asia.