CR’s pick of New Designers 2014

Currently on display at the Business Design Centre in Angel, London is the second instalment of New Designers 2014, the annual round-up of graduate work across all design disciplines. Here are our favourite pieces of work from the Visual Communications section this year…

Currently on display at the Business Design Centre in Angel, London is the second instalment of New Designers 2014, the annual round-up of graduate work across all design disciplines. Here are our favourite pieces of work from the Visual Communications section this year…

Shown top is an illustration by Jordan Mayhew, displayed on the Birmingham City University stand. (By the way, all the photos from the show were taken by me, so apologies for any reflections etc in the shots).

The Nottingham Trent Uni stand has a lot of strong work, including these bold graphics from Alice Todd….

… and this photographic-based work by Mark Manzi.

Chris Worker‘s tarot card set also stood out on the Nottingham Trent stand.

The University of Hertfordshire stand has some appealing packaging by Beth Fox-Fuller….

…and another example of bold graphics from Thomas Morahan.

Emily Richards‘ delicate drawings stood out on the University for the Creative Arts at Farnham stand.

Also at Farnham was this anatomical drawing by Roshney Patel, who also displayed a series of work on slides.

Our final Farnham pick is this series of atmospheric paintings by Melissa Sinclair.

Over on the Plymouth College of Art stand, these black-and-white drawings of quintessential British brands by Angie Henriques stood out.

Richard Andrew‘s striking packaging for ‘Cath Kitson Male’ is on the Coventry University stand.

On the Havering College stand we noticed Sophie Bland‘s travel-based designs….

…and Sophie Broyd‘s 1950s-style posters.

Oliver Arthur Banes‘s dictator screenprints can be found on the University of Portsmouth stand.

Our final pick is this comic-book style series of works by Cosmo Mulford from Glyndwr University.

New Designers continues until tomorrow (July 5) at the Business Design Centre in London; for more info on the exhibition in general, visit newdesigners.com.

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