Posted by Eliza Williams, 29 November 2013, 13:20
A couple of weeks ago, we shared the trailer for AMV BBDO's new Sainsbury's Christmas campaign, which is a film by director Kevin MacDonald compiled of Christmas clips submitted by the public. The trailer looked promising, and I'm happy to report that the full film, which is released on YouTube today, is (ahem) a cracker...
Posted by Mark Sinclair, 29 November 2013, 11:43
Adrian Shaughnessy's new book on the designer FHK Henrion offers a detailed look at the work of a seminal figure who shifted from civic-minded poster artist to pioneer of corporate identity during his long career. We talk to Shaughnessy about Henrion's reputation and why his name perhaps isn't as widely known as it should be...
Posted by Rachael Steven, 28 November 2013, 17:13
The 2014 Brit Awards statue was unveiled today – this year's punk-inspired black-and-white creation was made by hat designer Philip Treacy
Posted by Eliza Williams, 28 November 2013, 16:33
This week's advertising round-up features work for The Samaritans, NBA, Pizza Express, Iceland, Honda, Comic Relief, and Brazilian charity AC Camargo Cancer Center. We begin, however, with this amusing spot for French paper company Double A, which points out that Double A paper is not just any old paper...
Posted by Rachael Steven, 27 November 2013, 16:40
A look at the most striking sleeve designs we've spotted in the past few weeks, including artwork for Mogwai, Arcade Fire and The Jezabels.
Posted by Rachael Steven, 27 November 2013, 10:33
Montreal creative studio Fivethousand Fingers has designed a new identity for the Black Visual Archive, a collection of critical writing on black visual culture.
Posted by Jean Grogan, 26 November 2013, 18:23
Ruedi Baur and the team at design studio Paris Intégral have created the signage for The New School campus in New York City using a 3D effect typeface
CR's pick of exhibitions, design events and creative activities for the week ahead including the London Illustration Fair, 25 Years of Pixar in Paris, Noma Bar in London, Thread creative workshop and talk in Bristol, the Barbican Design Market, Hamish Muir's Octavo talk in London, and the Illustration Cupboard's Winter Exhibition ...
Posted by Eliza Williams, 26 November 2013, 15:49
BA is currently running two digital billboards in London which feature children reacting in real-time to flights going past overhead.
Posted by Rachael Steven, 26 November 2013, 12:24
New York agency Red Peak has rebranded local charity Free Arts NYC with a custom alphabet created by 45 leading designers and visual artists.
|Ruedi Baur's 3D type for The New School (5)|
|Great Brazuca! (5)|
|KFC wants us to unite at Christmas (8)|
|Squad's flood awareness toolkit (3)|
|Ad of the Week: Sainsbury's, Christmas In A Day (7)|
|Behind the scenes on the John Lewis Christmas ad|
|A homage to Braun|
|Barnbrook's A Clockwork Orange cover|
|A time for giving|
|Clever outdoor campaign from BA|