Repro man

You may not know his name but you’ll know his work. Ralph Wills and the team at PH Media handle the repro for many of the UK’s leading art, fashion and design magazines, from Avaunt to Wonderland (and CR!). We talk to him about the changing world of magazines and what he thinks the future holds for print

Paul Smith on his collection of old cycling jerseys

The fashion designer’s new book charts the history of his infatuation with the sport of cycling and includes a lovely photo series documenting his collection of old jerseys – simple, stylish designs that continue to inspire him.

The Co-op returns to its clover-leaf logo from 1968

At its AGM today the Co-op unveiled a new logo – and it’s one that will already be familiar to millions across the UK. Forgoing designing a completely new identity, studio North have reunited the company with its classic logotype of the 1960s.

D&AD Awards 2016: the winners

The winners of this year’s D&AD Awards were announced at a ceremony in London last night, with judges giving out two black pencils, three white and 61 yellow. Here’s a look at the most awarded agencies and projects

Bodoni through the ages

From a New Order album cover to cigar packaging by Paul Rand, a new exhibition from paper company Fedrigoni showcases some outstanding uses of Italian typeface Bodoni. Designs are also featured in an accompanying catalogue by SEA…

In search of the new simplicity

Are we witnessing a new wave of minimalism in graphic design? In his book, Min, art director Stuart Tolley sets out to map the apparent desire for simplification and paring back – and explore why this is happening