World Chess Championships Unveil ‘Sexy’ Logo Design

The organisers of the 2018 World Chess Championship have revealed the logo for next year’s event. Created by Moscow-based Shuka Design, the mark features two abstract chequered bodies twisted together around a 6×6 chess board. World Chess, the commercial wing of the World Chess Federation, says the logo is designed to be intentionally “sexy” as well […]
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Music Rebrands Powerleague Football

Design agency Music has rebranded five-a-side football brand Powerleague, which organises and runs amateur football leagues and tournaments throughout the UK, Ireland and the Netherlands. Powerleague wanted to transform its football centres into dedicated “Clubhouses” under the rubric “each one somewhere to belong”, as nearly 90% of players are said to live within ten miles […]
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Final Logo Design Chosen for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

The official logo of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics has been revealed. Dubbed “Harmonised Chequered Emblem”, the winning logo was selected from 15,000 entries submitted in an open-call competition. “Chequered patterns have been popular in many countries around the world throughout history. In Japan, the chequered pattern became formally known as ‘ichimatsu moyo’ in the Edo […]
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Final Logo Designs for Tokyo 2020 Olympics Revealed

Tokyo 2020 Olympics organisers have officially revealed a shortlist of four replacement logos after the original design by Kenjiro Sano was ditched last September following accusations of plagiarism. The Tokyo 2020 Logo Selection Committee says it selected the four designs from nearly 15,000 entries in a competition that was open to any Japanese resident over the age of 18. The […]
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