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Design news – 21 April 2017

Posted on 21 April 2017 · Posted in Design

Brain Research Trust rebrands to be more “positive” The charity, which funds research into conditions like dementia and motor neurone disease, has been given a new, multicoloured look to counter.. read more

Design news – 14 April 2017

Posted on 14 April 2017 · Posted in Design

Designers consider the best examples of branding without a logo or wordmark Jean Jullien helped Majestic Wines brand a range of wine, which only feature illustrations. “What is your favourite.. read more

Design news – 7 April 2017

Posted on 7 April 2017 · Posted in Design

Thomas Heatherwick’s Garden Bridge in doubt following Hodge review A report by Dame Margaret Hodge MP has found that “Value for money for the taxpayer has not been secured.” The post Thomas.. read more

Design news – 31 March 2017

Posted on 31 March 2017 · Posted in Design

5 design things to look out for in April 2017 This month, you can look forward to D&AD Festival, Milan Design Week and a new Thames & Hudson book exploring.. read more

Design news – 24 March 2017

Posted on 24 March 2017 · Posted in Design

Design Week Awards judges announced Find out who we’ve selected to be part of our panel of expert judges and remember you have until 29 March to enter the Design.. read more

Design news – 17 March 2017

Posted on 17 March 2017 · Posted in Design

D&AD Festival 2017 reveals visual identity The Beautiful Meme has designed the festival’s branding, which is based around a series of colourful animations using the classic D&AD pencil. The post.. read more

Design news – 10 March 2017

Posted on 10 March 2017 · Posted in Design

5 important things that happened in design this week A look at the Government’s 2017 Budget, an argument for public sector design and new branding for V Festival – the.. read more

Design news – 3 March 2017

Posted on 3 March 2017 · Posted in Design

Olafur Eliasson reveals new solar-powered Little Sun lamp The Little Sun Diamond light has been unveiled by Eliasson in Cape Town, South Africa at Design Indaba, and is the latest.. read more

Design news – 24 February 2017

Posted on 24 February 2017 · Posted in Design

McLaren unveils new F1 car with livery by The Clearing The new car is orange, black and white and the look has been designed to hark back to the winning.. read more

Design news – 17 February 2017

Posted on 17 February 2017 · Posted in Design

Contemporary art magazine Frieze redesigns to be “less beautiful” The magazine’s art director David Lane has given it a new print design, which aims to represent how contemporary art is “reactive”.. read more