Children’s book illustration student Viola Wang has scooped this year’s top prize, beating over 80 other entrants.
News, interviews and features on all things editorial including book and magazine launches, book cover design and editorial rebrands.
Michael Mitchell, British typographer commissioned by the likes of National Gallery and Peter Blake, and author of definitive style handbooks for designers, has died aged 78. We look back at
South Africa’s annual design conference returns to Cape Town this month. Here are some of the most interesting speakers to check out during the event, including stage designer Es Devlin
On the centenary of women’s suffrage in the UK, we look at the female designers who have made an impact on everything from graphics to textiles over the past 100
Designer Rick Banks has compiled Clubbed, a book exploring the last 35 years of graphics used on the UK club scene, and launched it through Kickstarter. Banks
The new identity has been designed by a team led by Pentagram partner Angus Hyland, and puts more emphasis on the publisher’s founders.
This month, you can visit South African festival Design Indaba, and explore the lesser-known history of upholstery at a new exhibition.
Now in its 10th edition, this year’s awards saw the new Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture named as the overall winner.
Last week, publisher Oxford University Press Education was given a new look by Baxter and Bailey. Now, designers share some of their favourite examples of educational design.
An online survey of over 1,200 illustrators has found that the majority think they would struggle financially if illustration was their only source of income.
The Guardian redesigned in print and online, we spoke to Pentagram partner Michael Bierut and research found young people want creative jobs – the news from the last seven days.
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
The tabloid has replaced the Berliner format, a new masthead has rolled out across all platforms and there’s a new pared back design offset with a colourful navigation system.
As part of our series on the future of design in 2018, Kellenberger-White co-founder Eva Kellenberger looks at what will happen in editorial design over the next 12 months.
The Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft’s latest show displays the Jewish designer’s work for the likes of Penguin and the Bauer Type Foundry for the first time. We speak
Since Penguin art director John Hamilton launched the collection two decades ago, he has commissioned everyone from graffiti artist Banksy to graphic designer Chris Ashworth to reimagine classic book covers.
This month, you can peruse 100 Penguin book cover designs at a new exhibition, and find out the Beazley Designs of the Year 2017 award winners.
We’re off to celebrate Christmas and New Year’s – we’ll be back on 2 January 2018.
Accenture Interactive has designed a new identity for all of the Vatican’s media channels, which have been unified under the umbrella brand of Vatican News.
From a tree made out of plasticine figures to nuclear war-themed crackers, here’s a selection of Christmassy designs that have caught our eyes this year.
Publishing house Standards Manual’s latest release is a monograph to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the US consultancy, which features work such as Harvard University Press’ rectangle-based logo and the
This month, you can visit an exhibition on Medieval graphic design at the University of Oxford, and buy artwork from emerging and established designers at the London Illustration Fair.