Seymour Chwast – Predictably Unpredictable

US designer and illustrator Seymour Chwast brought wit, skill and vision to a series of commissions for Herman Miller, as the company’s recent post on the work reveals. Steven Heller begins the story in the late 1960s – with an optimistic, picturebook-style poster

What VR means for modern brands

Stinkdigital’s James Britton lays out the case for the benefits of brands engaging with VR, so long as they approach it with humility

Brownjohn rediscovered

The work of the late great designer and art director Robert Brownjohn has been gathered together in a new online archive by his daughter, Eliza

Podcast: the story behind Cadbury Gorilla

In the second of a series of podcasts for Cannes Lions looking back at classic ads, CR editor Patrick Burgoyne talks to Phil Rumbold and Laurence Green about THAT drumming simian

CR May 16: The Social Media Issue

Our May issue is all about social media, with advice on how to run successful Kickstarter campaigns, work with YouTube influencers and make great content for Tumblr, Facebook and Instagram. It’s also our Annual, with over 100 pages of outstanding design, advertising and creative projects selected by a panel of industry experts