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CR Quiz of the Year: the answers

Just before Christmas we set readers a fiendish quiz based on the year in the wonderful world of visual communications. How did you do?

D&AD 50: 1966, British Rail

To mark its 50th birthday, D&AD is delving into its archive to highlight significant pieces of work that have featured in the awards. We will be publishing one a week. This time, it’s the turn of Design Research Unit’s radically modern symbol for British Rail, first awarded by D&AD in 1966

It’s the CR Quiz of the Year

It’s coming to the end of another year in the wonderful world of visual communications. Time to test your knowledge of who did what in the CR Quiz of the Year.
We’ve divided the questions up into the months of the year. If you’re stuck for an answer, you can find them all by digging around either in this website or in your back issues of the printed magazine. Best of luck. Answers to be revealed in the New Year.

Favourite logos: our expert panel pt2

As part of the research for our Top 20 logos issue, we asked various designers and writers to nominate their favourites. We thought you’d like to see all of their choices and the reasons behind them. Here is the final batch of choices

Favourite logos: our expert panel

As part of the research for our Top 20 logos issue, we asked various designers and writers to nominate their favourites. We thought you’d like to see all of their choices and the reasons behind them…

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How We Chose Our Top 20 logos

So, here it is, our Top 20 logos. Not the 20 Greatest Brands Ever, notice, nor even the 20 Best Logos. It’s our Top 20: our favourites drawn from the views of the editorial team here at CR, our readers and the wider industry. We hope you enjoy discovering it, and disagreeing with it

Favourite logos: Brand New readers’ votes

Last week we revealed the results of our poll to discover your favourite logos. We also asked the Brand New blog in the US to take part in the survey and post the same question on their site. Here are the most popular 15 logos as voted by its readers

Favourite logos: your votes

Earlier this month, as part of our research for our April issue, we asked readers to nominate their top five logos of all time. Here are the top 15, as voted by you

Favourite logos: looking past the obvious

When we asked readers to nominate their favourite logos last week we received a lot of votes for the classics of the genre. But the exercise also threw up some less celebrated but still worthy contenders

What are your favourite logos?

Our forthcoming April issue is going to be a bit special. Dedicated to the art of logo design, we’re going to include a definitive list of the 20 greatest marks ever created. And we want your nominations

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