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.
As we approach the most wonderful time of the year, we ask creative directors what gift someone should buy a designer for Christmas.
The digital design consultancy has appointed a new head, who will oversee its six global offices and lead on growing the business in size and helping it make more money.
Send us photos of your offices decorated for Christmas, and we’ll be publishing a selection of the best ones next week.
A report on the potential impact of plain food and drink packaging, Pantone’s purple hued colour of the year and Mini’s new, monochrome logo – the news from the last