MMA: Anderson Silva Logo

Brazilian martial artist Anderson Silva is the current UFC Middleweight title-holder – and also the longest reigning champion in UFC history. Unsurprisingly, therefore, some have labelled him as the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world. A graduate of New York’s Pratt Institute, brand and apparel design specialist Tobin Dorn created Anderson Silva’s logo back in […]
[READ MORE]

Theatre Branding: Skorohod

Skorohod, or “СКОРОХОД” in Russian, is a new and multifunctional venue in St. Petersburg for theatre, music performances, contemporary dance, and other such artistic endeavours. The auditorium’s identity was designed by Woomy, an emerging creative agency also based in St. Petersburg. Interestingly, the designers made it an intentional objective to avoid the use of obvious […]
[READ MORE]

Personal Identity: Ayoob Ullah

Ayoob Ullah is a freelance graphic designer from Vancouver, British Columbia in Canada. Formed from the initials of his name, the acronym Au represents his personal brand identity. The overarching theme of the logo is the famous Golden Ratio. Ayoob has constructed and devised his design using the precise mathematical proportions of the “divine section”. […]
[READ MORE]

Confectionery Branding: Al Sultan Sweets

Al Sultan is a confectionery brand in Saudi Arabia that makes and sells sweet confections such as halwa. The company recently commissioned Bahrainian creative agency Skrill to develop its new identity. The designers set out to combine Arabic typography with some of the images typically associated with the word “sultan”; the latter being a type […]
[READ MORE]

Logo for Web Designers: Owls

Owls is a small consultancy based in Krakow in Poland. As a creative studio with a strong focus on website development, the team like to envision themselves as design ‘super heroes’ for their clients. Ireland-based graphic designer Lukasz Kulakowski took up the challenge of crafting a suitable identity for the coders. Knowing how Owls are […]
[READ MORE]

Sporting Identity: Golden Racket Award

Over the past few years Tour Tennis has emerged as a major player on Russia’s tennis scene. As well as publishing Tennis Weekend magazine since 2007, the organisation now also runs and coordinates the country’s largest amateur tennis tournament. In 2010 the brand duly inaugurated its first national tennis prize, named the “Golden Racket”. Moscow-based […]
[READ MORE]

Government Branding: ‘Create Hong Kong’

CreateHK is a dedicated agency established by the Commerce and Economic Development Bureau of the government of Hong Kong. The organisation’s mission is to both champion and drive the development of Hong Kong’s creative economy, with a long-term ambition of making Hong Kong the region’s creative capital. In 2009 the agency launched a nationwide logo […]
[READ MORE]