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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?

CR Annual 2012

The deadline for the next Creative Review Annual, our international showcase of the pick of the year’s creative work, is December 12. And we also have some judges to tell you about

New British Gas logo: a sign of the future?

British Gas has a new identity, which will be rolled out in full between now and January. Interestingly, it has been designed by an advertising agency: CHI & Partners, who also look after the energy company’s ad work.

On when to fire a client

On hearing that the advertising agency that he had co-founded and since left, Crispin Porter + Bogusky, had parted company with key client Burger King, Alex Bogusky posted the following on his blog …

Total Design, total teamwork

For the staff of Total Design, an open plan office, team lunches and flat hierarchy created a special atmosphere, as its first employee recalls…

D&AD Student Awards 2011

For the first timne this year, D&AD announced the winners of its Student Awards alongside the professionals. Here’s our round-up of the highlights

CR Annual 2011: Best in Book winners

Our Annual issue is out now, rounding up the highlights of the past year in visual communications. At the front, you’ll find our judges’ choices of Best in Book which this year includes lasers, apps and even TV commercials (remember them?)

Going, Going, Gone Red! – The Partners – 17.08

To help raise money for London’s children’s hospice, Richard House, The Partners collaborated with over 100 of Britain’s top illustrators in an unusual project based around the parlour game ‘exquisite corpse’, which invites players to create a section of a drawing before passing it onto others to complete.

Nice work for Richard House, Nokia, McDonald’s and more

Lots of lovely work to share with you this week. First up is a great fundraising website for children’s hospice Richard House in London. Designed by The Partners, the site allows visitors to create a unique ‘exquisite corpse’ print using drawings by 120 of the UK’s top illustrators…