Space Centre Launches Logo Design Competition

Dubai’s Mohammad Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) has launched a logo design contest for the 2020 edition of the International Astronautical Congress (IAC). The latter is organised by the International Astronautical Federation (IAF) as an annual get-together for all of the big-wigs from the world of space, with attendees including agency heads and top execs […]
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Industry Brands New UAE Digital Bank ‘CBD NOW’

Brand consultancy Industry has created the logo and identity for CBD NOW, a new digital bank being launched in the new year by the Commercial Bank of Dubai. Said to be the first digital bank to market in the United Arab Emirates, the logo is accompanied by the strapline ‘Love the Moment’, which the designers claim emphasises “the empowerment […]
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Dubai’s New Expo 2020 Logo Design Revealed

The official logo for Dubai Expo 2020 has been unveiled by Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, vice president and prime minister of the United Arab Emirates, and ruler of Dubai. The logo was the result of an international design contest, with Valerii Ilnitski from Moldova eventually beating off 18,997 other entrants with his design. Composed of three […]
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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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