Restaurant Branding: Henhom Bakhoor

Assia Merazi is currently an art director at Ogilvy & Mather’s UAE branch. She recently devised this identity for an Emirati restaurant. The logo represents smoke from the bakhoor—woodchips soaked in fragrant oils—drifting off and abstractly spelling “Henhom” in Arabic. The horizontal logotype is clear and straight, balancing with the soft shapes of the larger, […]
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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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Personal ID: Áron Jancsó

Áron Jancsó is a Hungarian graphic designer whose individual style aesthetic is rather atypical and nonconformist; his work could even be described as “anti-corporate”. Typography certainly enjoys a primacy of place in all of his works, with much of it being heavily influenced by 20th century poster art. Áron himself describes his style as being […]
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Identity for a Photographer: Ruben Hestholm

Visual identity created by designer Daniel Brokstad for Ruben Hestholm, a professional photographer from the Stavanger/Sandnes region of Norway. Having formerly focused on producing mainly family-orientated portraits, Ruben decided that he wanted to enter the commercial photography market. He came to the conclusion that his business first required a complete overhaul of its existing visual identity. Daniel […]
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Clothes Branding: Bongue

Design agency MARK, based in Cape Town, has produced this identity package for a newly launched African fashion brand. Bongue produces contemporary clothing that is inspired by Angolan culture. And for their corporate identity, MARK decided to re-imagine the country’s national symbol – the Palanca (or giant sable). Considered bold and beautiful, this antelope is […]
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Food Branding: Meat & Bread

Glasfurd & Walker is a small design agency that heralds from Vancouver in British Columbia (Canada). Talented duo Phoebe Glasfurd and Aren Fieldwalker, who head the agency, were approached by Gastown sandwich shop Meat & Bread to create a strong, masculine identity and brand design that would in turn communicate the restaurant’s simple, uncluttered offering. […]
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Identity: Grebban Design AB

Grebban Design AB is a design and web consultancy based in Skövde, Sweden. They commissioned photographer and graphic designer Emil Karlsson, from Gothenburg, to come up with a new visual identity for their business. The brief demanded a design that was heavy yet elegant in terms of style and appearance. Emil introduced a degree of […]
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