Self-Branding: Jørgen Grotdal

Jørgen Grotdal is an aspiring logo designer from Trondheim in Norway – and, get this, he is just sixteen years of age. Yes, you read that right. But even at this young age, Jørgen is already busy designing both for himself and other clients. In point of fact, this personal logomark is a reworking of a […]
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Augusto Rebrand

Leon Kirkbeck and Michelle Walshe are the owner-operators behind Augusto, a digital production house based in Auckland in New Zealand. The duo like to consider themselves to be warm, quirky, upbeat people with a distinct penchant for all things vintage. Augusto’s business premises happen to be in an old suburban corner store, which is what […]
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Designcontest.com Invites Designers to Create New UC Logo

The new University of California logo has come up against some rough and tough criticism from students, alumni and the graphic design industry at large. In point of fact, as of the end of last week, the University has officially decided to suspend the use of the new monogram due to the continued backlash against […]
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Call for Entries: The Drum Design Awards 2013

The Drum is one of the UK’s biggest news and information platforms for people working in the marketing communications sector. With the launch of The Drum Design Awards, the organisation is affirming its belief that the core disciplines that have made the profession what it is today are more relevant now than ever before. As […]
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Call for Entries: D&AD Awards 2013

Design and Art Direction (D&AD, formerly known as British Design & Art Direction) is a British educational charity that recognises and celebrates outstanding work in design and advertising. The annual D&AD Awards are regarded as an important event in the world of design and advertising. A total of 24 specialist juries means that the top […]
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Verena Michelitsch Identity

Stockholm-based designer Tobias van Schneider helped his fellow designer Verena Michelitsch to create her own logo. As well as sharing an intrinsic passion for graphic design, the two of them are also currently boyfriend and girlfriend. The idea of the logo essentially came from Verena’s love of diamonds and crystals. A secondary influence was Tobias’ […]
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The Private Space Identity

The Private Space is an art gallery situated in Barcelona. As well as exhibition space, the popular meeting point for art and design aficionados includes a coffee shop and a digital printing facility. The identity, created by Spanish design agency Lo Siento, is based upon the idea of “space”, creating an abstract form through the […]
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