Pentagram’s New York office won a hat trick of medals at this year’s Art Directors Awards run by the Art Directors Club of New York. Its Alphabet Series of posters for client Ambassador Arts/Champion International won the gold medal in the promotional design poster category. Pentagram also struck gold in the entertainment category with the poster pictured for The Public Theater, and won a silver in the corporate and promotional design category for this theatre’s 1995-96 season campaign.
The week-long festival will also host speakers including interaction design expert Daljit Singh and representatives from Heatherwick Studio.
His installation for London Design Festival draws on a number of inspirations, from clubbing in the 1990s to fake Crimean villages.
Form and functionality have long been the focus of design, but a growing number of designers are shifting away from this, creating projects that include history, culture and narrative in
The new look, which includes revised colours, illustration guides, graphics and a bespoke typographic styling, aims to strengthen Duolingo’s brand identity across its expanding product line.