10.06.19

Brighton graphic design and fine art degree shows

We visited Brighton University last week to take a look at the design work of this year’s graduates. This heartfelt piece of embroidery stood out for us. We’ve all had…

28.05.19

Brighton designers re-purposing local plastic waste

Brighton startup design studio Gomi have taken ‘non-reclyclable’ plastic waste from local Brighton businesses and developed a process to transform that waste into tech products – starting with these portable…

17.04.19

Extinction Rebellion logo design

A great piece of logo design forms the centrepiece of the Extinction Rebellion movement’s visual identity. Reminiscent of other powerful cultural and protest logos (CND and Anarchy amongst others) and…

Sean Pillot de Chenecey
04.04.19

The post-truth business

“Brands are built on trust, but in a post-truth world they’re faced with a serious challenge: so much of modern life is defined by mistrust. If a brand isn’t seen…

atelier 75 lookbook SS19
18.03.19

atelier75 – SS19

Some nice photography by Alex Webb just added to our client atelier 75’s website for their SS19 collection.

Narita Airport interior design
13.03.19

Olympic inspired airport design

With a nod to the forthcoming 2020 Toyko Olympics, the Japanese design agency Party has come up with a novel approach to the interior design of Narita Airport’s Terminal 3,…

Don McCullin
04.03.19

Don McCullin at Tate Britain

The Tate Britain is currently showing a major retrospective of the work of the photographer Don McCullin. A vast collection of his work spanning the last 60 years. The exhibition…

Stephen Jones
12.02.19

Stephen Jones bring his radical hats to the Royal Pavilion.

For the next few months, Brighton’s Royal Pavilion will host an exhibition of hats by the miliner Stephen Jones OBE. In part set around an imaginary dinner party, featuring 160…

McDonald's mobile ad design
08.02.19

McDonald’s advertising by Guy Moore

Some lovely simple visuals for McDonald’s mobile ads by Canadian Creative Director Guy Moore. Not the first beautifully simple design work he has produced for the same client, picking up…

Matt Shlian
04.02.19

Paper engineering and science

Some astounding work from paper engineer Matt Schlian. Hard to believe that some of these pieces are made solely by folding and glueing paper. What is even more fascinating however,…

01.01.19

Colour trends

Our design work frequently uses a range of greys alongside brand colours. As long-serving advocates, we were interested to hear we are now a nation on monochrome lovers – in…

Hennessy photography
11.10.18

Photography: behind the scenes

Another behind-the-scenes video. This time showing the work of London-based, Australian photographer Wilson Hennessy. This image for the Mazda Challenge Tour took 3 days to shoot and involved 3748 pieces…

BBC2 identity design
30.09.18

Behind the scenes of one of the new BBC2 idents

The BBC2 idents over the years have always brought a fun, slightly irreverent, interlude to programmes. They have gradually become less literal, and and at the same time have created…

atelier 75 ecommerce web design
05.07.18

New project: web design for atelier 75

On the strength of our existing work in the online fashion retail sector, we are delighted to have been approached by atelier 75 to design and develop a new ecommerce…

Web design for Northlight
22.02.18

New project: Northlight

We are delighted to have been approached by London-based investment management firm Northlight to design a new website for the group.

Mackenzie Thorpe branding
17.06.17

New project: branding for Mackenzie Thorpe

We recently me up with the Artist Mackenzie Thorpe to discuss working on a branding and design project. Although hailing from the North East, Mackenzie currently works from a large…

Historic Brighton poster design
17.02.17

Historic Brighton poster designs

We have recently been creating a series of designs to reflect the changing face of Brighton from the 1800’s onwards. As part of the research we needed to source historic images of Brighton….

Coop branding
03.09.16

Rebranding or retro branding

There has been a great amount of coverage recently for the re-branding of the Co-op. Literally re-branding, in bringing back it’s iconic 1968 logo design. The project was undertaken by…

Bruno Imbrizi
06.05.16

London underground real time 3D map

Some astounding interactive work from Bruno Imbrizi. Watch and move around a real time 3D map of the London Underground. Or generate a self portrait. View all of the experiments…

RCN magazine design
21.01.16

100 years of the Royal College of Nursing

We recently designed an update for the RCN’s Bulletin – sent out to over 400,000 nursing staff throughout the UK. Here it is alongside issue 1 from 1922. Photography ©…

04.11.13

New studio for the business

We are very pleased to announce that Mark Design has now bought 4 Orange Row (where?), in the centre of Brighton’s North Laine. Once part of a notorious slum, Orange…