Saturday, 30 January 2016

Some of our recent work & projects on Pinterest

UK creative business and design now earns a staggering £9.6 million per hour!

2015 design and creative business figures from the UK government: £84.1 billion per year in revenue or a staggering £9.6 million per hour earned. This is 8.9% growth on 2014 revenue figures.
The UK remains Europe's No. 1 design economy and the world's No. 2 design economy. Yes!
We have updated our campaign and poster designs to reflect the UK's 2015's earnings.

Tuesday, 26 January 2016

Road safety poster

Poster for road safety and mobile phone use that cleverly uses typography and layout to get the message across.

Monday, 25 January 2016

Our Carrefour Camembert packaging design

Our Camembert packaging for Carrefour is now a collectors piece. Original packaging for sale on eBay.
Designed with Design Solution.

Saturday, 23 January 2016

British & French automobile brands

A line up of top British & French automobile brands. From Aston Martin & Bentley to MG & Mini, some really great brands & cars from the UK.

Birmingham New Street station renovation

Birmingham New Street station has just opened after a £750 million renovation by AZPML architecture. For when the renovation of 'third world' Austerlitz station Paris, that I use every week?
Austerlitz top, Birmingham bottom.
Photos Dezeen. 
AZPML's Birmingham New Street Station renovation revealed in new images

Accor Hotels headquarters signage competition won by Ecole Bleue team

My class of 3rd year students at the Ecole Bleue have participated in the design competition to create the internal building signage for the Accor Hotels headquarters, a 23 floor tower, Tour Sequana, which will be home for 1 500 people. Three teams were shortlisted and the competition finally won by Maud, Marie & Mareva. Congratulations. Maud is currently realising the project on internship at Accor.

Sunday, 10 January 2016

Not only spelt wrong but terrible typography & design of Charlie Hebdo memorial

As if spelling Wolinski's name on the memorial plaque for Charlie Hebdo was not bad enough, the typeface, typographic design, layout and overall design of the monument, even down to choice of the stone colour and fixings could not be worse. This is a very sad, retro style (1940's?) monument that shows no respect to these men of letters, to who the word and its graphic expression were the most important things in their lives.