Phonica Records in London’s Soho has asked 33 designers to select their favourite 12 inch vinyl record and decorate it using pen, paint, stickers or stencils. The theme was ‘open’ and the records are available to purchase. Artists involved in the project include Adrian Johnson, David Horvath and Andy Potts. The exhibition runs all this month.
LA-based designer Paul Woods has mined his professional and personal experience to create a “straight-talking” handbook for design grads.
The wide-ranging redevelopment of Piccadilly Gardens will include a children’s playground, pedestrianised areas, new lighting and wayfinding.
Studio partner Marina Willer has reimagined a 1970s logo for the film magazine’s new look, which launches with four cover stars.
From a playful zine, to a “tribal” title sequence and “tongue-in-cheek” wine brand, these are the design projects that caught our eye in July.