Cure Studio has designed the cover for release for the latest release from DJ Sasha’s Last Night on Earth record label, working with illustrator Susie Wright. The back cover, depicting a number of picnic buildings, can join with the back covers from other releases to create a huge landscape.
A round-up of moves, changes and appointments in the design world.
There is a particular focus on archival graphics in Giles’s We Live in the Office exhibition, which looks to unlock the RIBA’s archive and bring it to new audiences.
Expanding plant pots, nosebleed suppressants and a “portable baby rocker” are among the designs vying for £150,000 of funding to take the product to market.
New identity points out the geographic location of the university, which has been renamed and rebranded in a bid to show that it can award its own degrees.
Frozen potato product supplier Lamb Weston bought in Williams Murray Hamm to design a new “state of the art innovation centre” in the US, featuring interior graphics that read “take a walk in our potato dreamland.” Williams Murray Hamm had previously created a new identity for Lamb Weston’s global business, and was brought in to […]
London-based graphic designer Yoni Alter is putting a digital slant on his colourful, abstract city prints, with an app version of his work. The Shapes of Cities game allows users to improve their visual memory while learning about cities and architecture, and covers a number of locations including Berlin, Buenos Aires, London and Seoul.
Top Drawer has announced the shortlist for the PaperAwards 2016, a new award set up to recognise the creativity of greetings and stationery exhibitors at this year’s exhibit. The shortlist was selected by a panel of judges including Clare Sprigings, stationery buyer for Selfridges and Audrey Woollen, owner and creative director of Urbanic Paper Boutique. […]
Dear Data is a project that marries pen-pal tradition with a modern focus on data collection and recording, using hand-drawn infographic postcards to communicate. Information designers Giorgia Lupi and Stefanie Posavec had met twice before initiating the project, and are based in New York and London respectively. They chose to describe to one another what […]
Tom Dixon has launched a new range of candles ahead of Maison & Objet Paris next month. The Materialism Collection comprises four different ranges, each referencing a different material: glass, stone, metal and marble. Each range has its own scent and finish, and the designs are the result of “adventures in materials,” according to Dixon. Each […]
Book designs and typography by William Morris and his Art + Craft movement peers are to be celebrated in a new show at Ditchling Museum in East Sussex. The Book Beautiful: William Morris, Hilary Pepler and the Private Press Story show marks the centenary of the St Dominic’s Press, founded in Ditchling in 1916, and examines the English […]
The likes of Stephen Hawking, Richard Branson and Naomi Campbell are sharing their dreams for a charity art project that will help raise money for Save the Children. Leading artists including Jane Morgan, Romero Britto and Jill Berelowitz have also joined them in conjuring the spirit of Roald Dahl’s BFG and sharing their dreams. All […]
The Crown Estate and Oxford Properties have unveiled a £400m landmark development at St James’ market, London. Artist David Thorpe and design studios Studio Weave and Studio Swine have created installations as part of the redevelopment of the market. The market is located between Regent Street St James’s and Haymarket where Thorpe has designed a […]