Rose Design has created two stamps to commemorate the centenary of the Anglo-French Entente Cordiale. The stamps are the result of a collaboration between Royal Mail and La Poste. Assisted by the Tate and Pompidou Centre, Rose selected the work of French artist Sonia Delaunay and English artist Sir Terry Frost. Both pieces had ‘strong similarities’, says Rose Design creative director Simon Elliot. The consultancy also designed a presentation pack, first day cover, filler cards and hand stamps.
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.