GDUSA’s 54 year old flagship competition is open everyone in the community from design firms to ad agencies to inhouse departments to freelancers to students.
Hopscotch Design was conceived by Matthew Muñoz and Jonathan Opp from New Kind to merge with the annual Hopscotch Music Festival in Raleigh NC. Here’s a report on the fourth edition.
Landor has named Jane Geraghty CEO effective January 1; she succeeds Lois Jacobs. The firm was founded in1941 by Walter Landor and now has 29 offices.
Museum of Design Atlanta is hosting Text Me, an exhibition about typography today curated by Debbie Millman.
Jason Severs has joined Droga5’s New York headquarters as Chief Design Officer, a new role at the award-winning agency.
Sappi NA’s publication Verticals: The Marketing of Higher Education wins the 2017 Positively Print award presented at the PRINT 17 show. The annual award celebrates the power and sustainability of print.
Ready Set Rocket’s Anastasia Kuznetsova has designed a bold and unapologetic website for people living with Pure Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Her goal was “a relatable experience and actionable advice.”
Frank Baseman’s long term interests include letterpress printing and rebuses; these combine to produce a playful upcoming exhibition at Penn State University.
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba unveils a new logo that signifies its decade-long deal with the International Olympic Committee.
Greteman Group designed the identity for a new competition for women-directed films as part of Kansas’ largest independent film festival.
Adam DelMarcelle, a VCFA graphic design graduate student, is gaining national notice for using his skills to fight the scourge of heroin in his hometown.
The estate of Prince collaborated with the Pantone Color Institute to create a distinctive new purple shade to honor Prince’s memory.
Y&L recommended giving the name, Newfields, to the Indianapolis Museum of Art’s 152-acre campus. In addition to the brand strategy and name, Y&L crafted Newfields’ identity system and even the core tenets of a visitor’s experience.
Scott Buschkuhl of Hinterland designed the School of Visual Arts’ Senior Library, a longstanding tradition that captures the work of design and advertising students as they embark on their careers.
GDUSA’s American Inhouse Design Awards™ is the original and premier showcase for inhouse design work.
A 6x 9 inch folio accompanies and protects a unique USPS Forever Stamp that commemorates the August 21, 2017 total eclipse of the sun.
Siegel+Gale has created a visual identity for online cosmetics retailer Birchbox that appeas to “The Beauty Majority” where beauty is fun rather than an obsession.
Legendary graphic designer Alan Peckolick has died of a fall. He built a reputation using letterforms to solve design problems and was well known for his passion for type.
Safari Sundays has rebranded Amagansett Sea Salt which is hand harvested and sun-dried in small batches.
Veritiv and its Endurance® coated paper line is co-sponsor of the 2017 American Inhouse Design Awards presented by GDUSA.
Michael Courtney Design is behind an orientation strategy, vehicular graphics and pedestrian-focused wayfinding and signage Master Plan for the sprawling University of Utah campus in Salt Lake City.
Bruce Mau Design helps ASICS express a more joyful brand, including a new custom typeface by Kontrapunkt and an upbeat color palette.
IdeaWork Studios developed the identity for Washington DC’s The Darcy Hotel and two of its dining destinations. “Our strategy was to create the persona behind The Darcy, and then stay true to that mindset,” explains Jay Schwartz, the design firm’s founder and CCO.