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Gradwatch: Kat Loudon

We speak to Glasgow School of Art communication design graduate Kat Loudon, whose multi-disciplinary work inlcudes posters, placards and embroidered jackets inspired by William Morris, sculptural signage for Glasgow Green and a magazine made using fire and water damaged books from Glasgow School of Art’s Mackintosh Library.

Gradwatch: Michael Curia

We speak to Manchester School of Art graduate Michael Curia, whose portfolio includes some impressive print design, custom type and a beautiful series of photo books.

Meet Kingsley, football’s latest furry friend

News broke yesterday – all but flooring Twitter in the process – that illustrator and Turner-Prize winning artist David Shrigley had designed (though some might say conjured) a new mascot for his beloved Partick Thistle FC. And like almost everything Shrigley does, it certainly stirred debate

D&AD judging week

It’s long been an ambition of D&AD to make the judging process not only more open but also more of an industry event in its own right, a place for wider discussion about creativity and how it is applied. And a bit more fun too. This week, they pulled it off

Design on the picket line

Craig Oldham’s In Loving Memory of Work, a survey of the protest graphics emerging from the miners’ strike, is a powerful, personal story

Craig Oldham at Typo Circle

Self-styled ‘designer, writer and Yorkshireman’ Craig Oldham will give the next Typographic Circle lecture

CR April issue: creativity in health

Creative Review’s April issue looks at creativity, design and innovation in healthcare, from extraordinary prosthetic limbs, to public health advertising, the impact of health tech and how artists, illustrators and designers are transforming hospitals

Covered in coal dust: In Loving Memory of Work

Designer Craig Oldham’s new book, In Loving Memory of Work, is a visual record of the UK miners’ strike that began on March 6 1984 and continued for an entire year. The project also has a physical connection to the pits – the lettering on its wrap-around cover is printed with coal dust. Here, Oldham tells us about the process

Brothers and Sisters

A conference at Manchester’s People’s History Museum dedicated to the art of printed protest reveals fascinating messages from British politics. Craig Oldham reports

CR December: The Photography Annual

December’s CR is a double issue and features our Photography Annual, 80-pages of the best in editorial, advertising, fashion, stock and personal work

New Blood’s new look

The identity and campaign for this year’s D&AD New Blood scheme was designed by The Office of Craig Oldham. Infographic-themed visuals include a wheel of muses, large-scale flow charts and supersized celebratory banners…

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Graphic Designer

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Integrated Designer

Centaur Media