Diarmuid Gavin eat your shrubs out. Self-styled creative services company BeBrand has taken its branding secateurs to the topiary, cutting the consultancy logo – based on the map symbol for a bridge – into an unsuspecting bit of box hedging. According to BeBrand’s press release, ‘The idea of manipulating nature to reflect one’s craftsmanship and identity is not novel – bonsai artisans have been doing so for over 1000 years. In the spirit of this ancient tradition, [our] innovation allows branding to grow beyond signage, packaging, stationery and the digital domain.’ Time to felt-tip the office spider plant then?
Visit an interactive installation inspired by the Windrush Generation at Somerset House, head to Stockholm for a design festival and more this month.
The founder at creative networking platform and jobs site The Dots talks about why art and design skills should not be reserved for the middle class, and
Design studio Lippincott was commissioned to create a new visual identity for the toy store chain, which was fully completed – just before the company filed for bankruptcy earlier this
The annual design fair and exhibition, which takes place during London Design Festival, is moving from King’s Cross to South Bank this year, and has announced a host of exhibitors