Intro has designed the cinema poster for acclaimed Scottish director Lynne Ramsey’s latest film Morvern Callar, as well as creating the cover for the soundtrack CD. Intro senior designers Julian House and Mat Cook cite New York filmmaker John Cassavetes and classic Polish movie posters from the 1960s among the visual influences. Their stark, two-colour design focuses on a large and radically treated close-up image of the film’s star, Samantha Morton, shot by photographer Gautier Deblonde. The film opened nationwide last Friday and the CD was released by Warp on Monday.
The independent music and arts festival based in Wales is in its 16th year, and celebrates its non-corporate ethos by commissioning a different illustrator annually to create its look and
The Association of Illustrators recently launched its #priceitright campaign, to encourage creatives to demand the right fees – the organisation shares its advice for freelancers.
A set of six stamps have been released to mark the 250th birthday of the Royal Academy of the Arts, and have been designed by renowned artists.
Earth is a kit made up of a model globe and smartphone app that uses augmented reality and artificial intelligence to teach people about the history of the world.