The British Council has this week completed a review of its design roster. The public sector organisation has appointed 25 design groups, following what is estimated to have been more than 300 first-round applications and a second-round tender of some 80 consultancies at the end of March.
Design outfit Studio Texture has led the redesign, keeping the previous Pentagram-designed logo but introducing new colours, typography and tone of voice.
The newly-established partnership hopes to create more aesthetically-pleasing solutions to COVID wayfinding in working, retail and even domestic spaces.
The Danish design innovation lab has collaborated with several studios to create a typographic identity that is as “neutral as possible”.
This free-to-access report by Design Week in partnership with Framer is the first global survey commissioned to investigate the benefits and effectiveness of digital prototyping.