Aug 28, 2009
Image via Xaf
“It was the best selling font for the company for three years, on all products, and was fun to watch accepted by the masses.” Dean Bradley
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Aug 24, 2009
Identity design is about producing more than just a logo. Stand-alone static marks are essential, don’t get me wrong, but by containing them within an identity package, top designers and agencies create a visual language that improves the consistency of the brand message.
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Aug 14, 2009
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The Mayor of London’s office wants to rebrand the city and is inviting agencies to tender to create the new image.
→ Continue reading £600,000 offered to rebrand London
Jul 31, 2009
London-based agency Johnson Banks has been working for a couple of years on a new visual identity for the St David’s centre, in the heart of the Welsh capital, Cardiff.
→ Continue reading St David’s identity, Cardiff
Jul 6, 2009
The Woolmark logo, designed by Italian graphic artist Francesco Saroglia, was launched in 1964 in Britain, the US, Japan, Germany, Holland and Belgium.
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May 7, 2009
For reference, I’ve been compiling a few resources featuring logos of a similar nature. Previous posts include logos using the standby symbol, and similar ideas in general. Given that a recent project involved a common shape, here I share a few logos with crosses.
→ Continue reading Cross that one off
Apr 28, 2009
VIBE shows us just how many Virgin sub-brands there are, and how different the identities look.
→ Continue reading Stretching the Virgin logo
Apr 11, 2009
For the past nine years, as reported on UnBeige, Michael Bierut has led Pentagram’s work on the Library Initiative. Pentagram were responisble for creating signage, wayfinding, and the Library logo.
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Apr 4, 2009
Stylo Design is a creative design agency based in England and France. Here are a few of their logos I particularly enjoy.
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Mar 30, 2009
Whitestone International has created a logo to celebrate 100 years of English rugby at Twickenham.
→ Continue reading Centenary logo with a difference?
Mar 19, 2009
Photographer, Matt Siber has grabbed my attention with his showcase of floating logos.
“Inspired by the proliferation of very tall signs in the American Mid-West, Floating Logos seeks to draw attention to this often overlooked form of advertising.”
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Mar 13, 2009
Next time you think about using a standby symbol in your logo, remember, it’s been done before.
→ Continue reading Logos using the standby symbol
Feb 4, 2009
Think London is Londons official foreign direct investment agency. Here I show a little info about the company logo, designed by Johnson Banks.
→ Continue reading Think London logo
Jan 30, 2009
Greenpeace have bought a piece of land in the middle of the proposed third runway site at Heathrow.
→ Continue reading Greenpeace Airplot logo
Jan 13, 2009
Paula Scher, one of my favourite designers, recently created a new logo for the New York Philharmonic.
→ Continue reading New York Philharmonic logo
Dec 19, 2008
An ambigram is a graphical figure that spells out one or more words not only as presented, but also in another direction or orientation.
→ Continue reading A closer look at ambigrams
Dec 12, 2008
Sol Sender, who led a design team for the Obama 08 logo, was recently interviewed about the project.
→ Continue reading Obama logo ideas that weren’t chosen
Nov 18, 2008
Two logos that are new-ish to me, and I thought you might like a gander.
→ Continue reading Wonderful Union and Cog logos
Nov 8, 2008
Pentagram partner, Kit Hinrichs, and designer, Mo Woods, have created a new brand identity for CultureBus.
→ Continue reading CultureBus logo by Pentagram