Sarah Hyndman Graphic Design has created a brochure for London’s Almeida Theatre winter season and produced marketing materials for its opening production, Brighton Rock (pictured). Adapting the summer season imagery, the ‘A’ from the Almeida brand is used to illustrate the themes of each season’s productions. This winter, the theatre returns to traditional plays and this is illustrated graphically with the ‘A’ in the form of an illuminated letter and a range of ornate patterns and motifs. The consultancy was appointed to the task earlier this year, succeeding Wolff Olins, which rebranded the theatre in 2003.
The new permanent displays are part of a year-long, Department for Transport led initiative to get more young people to study engineering.
This month, an exhibition opened showcasing 20 years of Penguin Essentials. Now, designers tell us about their favourite editions of books with illustrated covers.
Pentagram partner Michael Bierut has had a 40-year-career, which spans the ubiquitous Hillary Clinton US presidential campaign logo, Mastercard’s first rebrand in 20 years and the wayfinding for the New
Queens of Industry runs until 2019 at Leeds Industrial Museum, and tells the stories of working women who acted as industrial ambassadors for Britain throughout the 20th century.