Herb Lubalin

OFFSET 2013 line-up announced

Dublin’s OFFSET festival will return to the Irish capital’s Bord Gáis Energy Theatre for three days April 5-7 with an impressive line-up of international speakers…

St Bride Library talk: Crafty Types

For its forthcoming Crafty Types lecture on Tuesday November 13, St Bride Library has invited Catherine Dixon, Ruth Rowland, Si Scott and Sam Winston to talk about the craft of letter forming…

The Aspen attitude

As one of the first multimedia publications, Aspen hinted at what a magazine could be. It’s now the subject of a new show

Vimeo goes pay-per-view

Vimeo is to introduce two new features that will enable filmmakers to make money from the site. A Tip Jar system for voluntary contributions launches today with a pay-per-view system to be rolled out soon

London Design Festival picks

This year’s London Design Festival is already well into the swing of things, but there’s plenty more to come. Here’s our selection of this year’s must-see LDF events and exhibitions for CR readers

Jarvis and Kenworthy film a Bro Down for MTV

Working with MTV World Design Studio, illustrator James Jarvis has teamed up with Shynola director Richard Kenworthy to deliver a new animated ident for MTV. Entitled Bro Down, it depicts a group of skateboarders hanging out…

Art in Miniature

Around 190 actual size Royal Mail stamps have gone on show at 15 venues around the capital in an exhibition organised by Hat-trick for the London Design Festival

USA Today redesigns

Wolff Olins has brought some of the techniques more usually associated with the world of corporate branding to the newspaper with the redesign of USA Today

Thomas Matthew’s identity for Gardens by the Bay

Graphic design studio Thomas Matthews has created the identity, wayfinding signage and onsite brand application for Gardens by the Bay, Singapore’s new £500million, 101 hectare botanical park…

Typo London returns

Last year, the Typo conference series, which originated in Berlin, brought its mixture of high-profile speaker sessions and workshops to London for the first time. On October 19 and 20, Typo London returns to the city

Kristjana S Williams at Shapero Rare Books

Organised by Outline Editions in London, illustrator Kristjana S Williams has created a series of prints inspired by (and exhibited alongside) Victorian natural history engravings at Shapero Rare Books in Mayfair in London.

From start-up to grown-up

Yesterday, eBay unveiled its new logo. Gone is the quirky irregular type that signalled ‘here’s an exciting new company that wants to do things differently’. Instead, eBay has become the latest digital brand to signal its new-found maturity with a simpler, blander mark