Design

Preserving memories

The Hart Island is an island off the coast of New York. Since 1869 unclaimed and unidentified New Yorkers are buried there, inaccessible to the public. The Hart Island Project assists families and individuals in accessing public burial records and information about burial procedures on… More.

Design

The Ambassadors’ new logo

Usually we don’t write about creative shops adopting new logo’s, but when we saw this beautiful animation of the new visual identity of “creative production studio” The Ambassadors, we felt a strong urge to share it. The identity was crafted by Part of a Bigger Plan and… More.

Design

Soulful branding

Despite being lucky enough to travel regularly I am increasingly saddened by the same high street and supermarket shelves no matter what the city. Seeing the world as one market is creating a sea of sameness, we are losing the unique family run stores –… More.

Design

Get Offscreen

If you love pixels. You must know Offscreen magazine. Offscreen is an independent magazine about people who use the internet and technology to be creative, solve problems, and build successful businesses. Captured in enduring print, it documents stories of creativity and passion that shape the… More.

Design

Using Type

Can you be born twice? For French designer Philippe Apeloig that was certainly the case when he moved to Amsterdam in the 80’s and started working for Total Design, the ground-breaking agency spearheaded by Wim Crouwel. Apeloig was awakened for life by the grid-based type… More.

Design

Experimental Jetset

“Statement and Counter-statement” is the first-ever publication on the work of Amsterdam based design trio Experimental Jetset. The pocket-sized book contains the studio’s work over a period of two decades, scanned and printed on its actual size – which means you only get to see a part… More.

Design

New identity Roorda shows full-serviceness

Roorda proudly presents its new visual identity – the image shows the new business cards. Their old logo, copied from the Dirk supermarket bag (invented by Roorda), is being replaced by a more dynamic logo. The reason is that Roorda over the years developed from a business retail agency to a full-service communication… More.

Design

From plane to product

To draw some attention to the new World Business Class interior Dutch airline KLM collaborated with DDB & Tribal and the Design Academy Eindhoven to recycle the old business class interior into prototypes of KLM travel products. The film shows things like a pillow that… More.

Design