Alberta College of Art + Design Reveals New Name and Logo

The Alberta College of Art + Design (ACAD) has revealed its new name and logo following a change in status from college to fully-fledged university. One of Canada’s oldest institutions for art education, having been founded in 1926, the Alberta University of the Arts (AUArts), as it is to be now called, was named a […]
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Lefranc Bourgeois Enfants Gets New Identity by Lewis Moberly

Brand design consultancy Lewis Moberly has created the new identity for a range of children’s art materials from French manufacturer Lefranc Bourgeois, a key player in the Colart Group. The agency was tasked with bringing “clarity and unity” to the children’s sub-brand following the design of a new identity and packaging it successfully completed for […]
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Pentagram Rebrands Nashville Art Museum

Pentagram’s Austin studio has created an Art Deco-inspired identity for Nashville’s main art museum. The newly named Frist Art Museum was previously known as The Frist Center for the Visual Arts, and was opened in 2001 in what was formerly a U.S. Post office building whose design and architecture dates back to the 1930s. During […]
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The Partners Rebrand Shakespeare’s Globe

Branding agency The Partners has created the new logo and identity for Shakespeare’s Globe. Set in the London Borough of Southwark, on the south bank of the River Thames, Shakespeare’s Globe is in reality a modern reconstruction of a round-shaped building that was first built in 1599, destroyed by fire in 1613, rebuilt in 1614, […]
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SomeOne Creates Branding for ‘SPYSCAPE’ Museum

SomeOne has created the logo and branding for SPYSCAPE, a new spy museum designed by British architect, David Adjaye. Set to open in December 2017, the 60,000 sq ft museum, based in midtown Manhattan, will enable visitors to explore the secretive universe of espionage through “one-of-a-kind exhibitions featuring dynamic storytelling and individualised experiences”. “This is […]
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Pentagram Unveils New Identity for the Pasadena Playhouse

Pentagram has designed a new identity for the Pasadena Playhouse, a theatre that this year is marking its 100th anniversary. The designers say they worked closely with Danny Feldman, the Playhouse’s current Producing Artistic Director, to devise the new look. “The unique typography is complemented by an instantly recognisable approach to posters and other promotional […]
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JWA and Pentagram Team Up to Brand London’s ‘Culture Mile’

Jane Wentworth Associates (JWA) and Pentagram have worked together to create the branding and identity for Culture Mile – a new initiative that is aiming to transform a section of the City of London into a major arts and culture hotspot. The 10 to 15-year project is currently being led by the City of London Corporation – the […]
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