The Design Museum has named the installation which allowed children from neighbouring countries to play with one another the Beazley Design of the Year.
The latest design news from across the UK and beyond, including rebrands, product launches, app redesigns, new interior spaces and social projects.
With designers’ mental health taking a hit during the pandemic, the studio has developed MindFull to help its peers “feel a little less blue”.
The industry-standard musical interface’s first-ever rebrand is inspired by musical forms such as the Stuttgart pitch.
West of England Design Forum’s latest venture aims to address the imbalance between female graphic design students and those in leadership roles.
In a challenging year for the design industry, junior opportunities shrunk while some senior designers suffered pay cuts.
Spanish branding consultancy Summa has worked with the record-breaking football team on its identity, which draws inspiration from its home city.
The updated identity aims to show how the mortgage company can fight the “hell, stress and confusion mortgages can cause”.
With theatre doors shut, the department store has handed over creative control of their famous window displays to six designers.
Moll, who has previously worked in advertising, design and innovation, will take up the role from 1 March.
General Motors has redesigned its identity to coincide with its electric ambitions, with an eye to digital brand applications.
San Francisco-based design studio Play has provided a new analogue-inspired look for Musk’s future-facing neurotechnology company.
The new look features a redrawn logo inspired by the brands visual history, as well as a bespoke typeface, updated packaging and new uniforms.
The architectural organisation requires a new visual identity to better reflect Europe’s “rich mix of people, cultures and architecture”.
The women’s community football club has unveiled its new kit, which has been designed by the team’s first official sponsor Nomad Studio.
As part of our series of design in 2021, Landor & Fitch executive creative director Shaun Loftman looks at what will happen in packaging design in the next 12 months.
The new logo, which has been designed to look like a “handwritten signature”, is a stark departure from the previous round badge.
Fresh from releasing a Covid vaccine, Pfizer has revealed a new logo and identity to signal a shift from “commerce to science”.
The American intelligence agency has redesigned its website and unveiled a divisive logo in the hopes of diversifying its recruitment base.
As part of our series of design in 2021, Pippa Nissen, director at Nissen Richards Studio looks at what will happen in exhibition design in the next 12 months.
The top-flight Indian football club has adopted a new look which includes a redrawn crest, new jerseys and other “off-pitch” applications.
The British-Nigerian designer has been recognised alongside other creatives, including Ilse Crawford and William Dudley.
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