In early 2010, Karacters Design Group of Vancouver rebranded SportBC, an organisation dedicated to to the promotion and participation of amateur sport in British Columbia.
The Royal Carré Theatre in Amsterdam is the most well-known theater in The Netherlands. Paul van der Laan of Bold Monday created Oskar Carré Poster, a typeface designed to match the already existing logo.
Designer Dana Tanamachi recently completed a pair of labels for Nagging Doubt wine, based out of Okanagan Falls, British Columbia.
Kris Sowersby was commissioned by Muggie Ramadani Design to create the wordmark for Embassy, a luxury retailer based in Switzerland, with stores in Lucerne and St. Moritz.
Ondrej Jób recently created EDP Preon, a custom typeface for Portugal’s largest energy company, Energias de Portugal.
Why Not Smile designed the website for A Sustainable Future for the Exumas: Environmental Management, Design and Planning. Hoon Kim and Hyo Kwon created a custom ‘dot’ typeface for the homepage of the website.
Mathaf Arab Museum of Modern Art open in December 2010 in Doha, Qatar, the museum features contemporary Arab art and holds events that celebrate art by Arab artists. The identity design by the Wolff Olins features two custom typefaces.
Neil Kellerhouse is the founder of an L.A. based graphic design firm, Kellerhouse, Inc., whose work in film print packaging and one-sheet design has become increasingly recognizable in the past five years.
Pinterest is a dynamic visual bookmarking site that allows users to tag and organize images into inspiration boards. The Pinterest workmark (which was initially created using Bello Pro by Underware) was charming, but it was recently updated with a custom lettering design by Michael Deal and Juan Carlos Pagan.
Base was commissioned to create the communications for La Force de l’Art, an exhaustive exhibition of French contemporary art, in 2006. The event took place in Paris’s Grand Palais, which was undergoing renovations at the time. BaseLab took inspiration from the building renovations to create a vibrant and bright identity.
For a special feature in the June 2011 edition of Wallpaper* (entitled “Reborn In India”), Henrik Kubel of A2 Type collaborated with Geetika Alok to create A2 India and A2 India Solid, two related display types inspired by Indian artwork.
Belmondo (Italian for “beautiful world”), is a line of organic skin care products. Working closely with esthetician Daniela Belmondo, designer David Arias created a custom hand-rendered type treatment that is intended to reflect the hand-crafted nature of the products.
In 2001, Pentagram’s Michael Beirut commissioned New York-based studio Hoefler & Frere-Jones to create a custom typeface for the New York Jets. To create the new typeface, H&FJ extrapolated elements from the original 1960s logo. Nitro is a very bold, heavily slanted (28 degrees!), uppercase-only sans serif that conveys the speed, skill and determination of...