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Build’s Blood, Sweat and 11 Years exhibition

London-based design studio Build celebrates its 11th birthday this year and is marking the occasion with an exhibition in London. We asked Build founder Michael C Place to tell us more about the show…

Reeve’s new identity

London-based agency Felt Branding has created the branding for Reeve, a company that works mainly with architects and interior designers to create bespoke wooden features from flooring and worktops to furniture and mouldings…

Leeds Print Festival pops up this weekend

Fancy a go at screenprinting this weekend? Aaron Skipper and Amber Smith, the duo that organised January’s inaugural Leeds Print Festival, are hosting a Pop Up Print event at Leeds’ Mexico exhibition space tomorrow and Sunday…

Record sleeves of the month

It’s been quite some time since we’ve posted up some record sleeves / CD packages so here’s a few that have caught our eye so far this year…

Some Nice Publications

Here is a selection of some rather nice publications that have landed recently on our desks here at CR towers…

A little something to remind me…

Photographer Michael Hughes has travelled the world in search of “little mementos from big tourist attractions” and a new book of postcards of his work, Souvenirs, celebrates his unusual quest. Depicting a variety of locations, Hughes’ photographs have a common theme: each features a postcard of the place he’s visiting skillfully worked into an image of the real thing. The book is designed and published by Fivefootsix and is now available to buy from their site…

Reprinting a classic: Wim Crouwel’s Vormgevers

Mark Blamire of Blanka has reprinted 250 copies of Wim Crouwel’s classic late 60s poster, Vormgevers. But the lack of original artwork and a desire to respect the original posters led Blamire on a long and winding road to eventual success…

Win a set of Not For Commercial Use prints

A set of five Not For Commercial Use posters, shot by Jason Tozer
Read on for a chance to bag this set of Not For Commercial Use posters, designed by Build, printed by Generation Press…

Bulldog clips: the new fingers?

On the left, last year’s preferred design photo style (by Michalt Slawek) looks as though it may have been ousted by a new preference for the bull dog clip
Just over a year ago we posted on the trend for designers to shoot their work as if held up in front of their faces – or at least their friends’ faces. Now, it seems, those familiar fingers are being replaced by the humble bulldog clip as design’s photography style du jour…

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