Degree shows 2011: Brighton Graphic Design

These brightly coloured business cards are by Brighton graphic design graduate George Sharp. Here’s some more of Sharp’s work and a selection of projects by other graduates from the course…

These brightly coloured business cards, made by cutting up four colour screenprints featuring brightly coloured graphic elements from previous projects, are by Brighton graphic design graduate George Sharp. Here’s some more of Sharp’s work and a selection of projects by other graduates from the course:

See more of Sharp’s work at


This poster and the one below are part of graphic design graduate Charlie Sheppard‘s project which used sports floor markings as a metaphor for the importance of sport in the development and progress in the United States over the past 50 years.

See more of Sheppard’s work at




This letterpress poster (and the below book jacket desgin) is by Jamie Reid. Find more work at


The above poster is from a collaborative project by Kelly Satchell and Abby Byrne to create promotional material for the graduate show.

Nice record sleeve by Manda Wilks. See her portfolio at

Maria Allen laser-cut a £50 note to highlight the UK’s debt at the end of March 2010. More work at

Mark Matcham designed flat-pack typographic furniture (the A-stool below), and the instruction manual

The 155 page catalogue for both the graphic design and illustration graduates (cover shown above) was produced collaboratively by Danielle Blay, Kelly Satchell, Ally Carter, Isaac Konczak and Elliott Denny. Here are some spreads:

You can buy the catalogue (£5 plus p+p) and view work by all the graduating students from Brighton’s graphic design from the portfolio site at

Brighton’sGraphic Design degree show is coming to London and will run from July 8-12 at the Rochelle School, Arnold Circus, E2. Full details and also for links to all the exhibitors’ portfolio sites, visit


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