THERE IS A ‘SUN’ IN SUNDANCE
The sun has set on founder Robert Redford’s old Sundance Institute logo, and is rising on a new logo by Pentagram.
The symbol is the work of partner Paula Scher, in collaboration with designers Lingxioa Tan and Kayla Jang…SEE MORE >
THE GDUSA PACKAGE DESIGN
AWARDS IS OPEN FOR ENTRIES
GRAPHICS CUT TO THE CHASE
Sullivan has begun the first phase of a long-term branding, communications, and recruitment initiative for Cornell NYC Tech,
a school with the potential to revolutionize technology graduate education. Described as “a brand new model for education, a graduate school for entrepreneurial technologists,” the institution was created through a partnership between Cornell University and Technion in Israel, and backed
by the City of New York…SEE MORE >
WARMER START TO THE DAYPART
For 61 years, The Today Show has been a staple of morning news and entertainment on the NBC television network.
Los Angeles-based Ferroconcrete has refreshed the familiar rising sun logo…SEE MORE >
SF BUSINESSES ‘C’ NEW IDENTITY
The San Francisco Chamber of Commerce looked to one of the city’s most admired designers to create a logo and brand identity to better reflect San Francisco’s innovative, diverse and
distinctive business community. The Chamber’s new logo, by Primo Angeli, in conjunction with new agency partner Stapley-Hildebrand, depicts the principles through a mosaic of icons…SEE MORE >
ATLANTA MUSEUM GOES TO THE MAT
Describing Paul Rand as the “godfather of American Modernism,” the Museum of Design Atlanta (MODA) celebrates the master this fall with the opening of “Paul Rand: Defining Design.”
The exhibition will runs October 27 through January 26, kicking off with a costume party “Come as Your Favorite Font” on October 25…MORE INFO >
PANDORA TUNES UP LOGO AND ICON
Pandora has a new company logo and a new icon for its mobile apps.
The graphics coincide with the intro of Apple’s iOS 7, but officials say that this was not the main catalyst for change. “We started work on the
update to the Pandora brand and identity about a year ago,” CTO and EVP of Product Tom Conrad told the website Mashable…SEE MORE >
NO REST FOR NEWMAN 20 YEARS ON
Susan Newman is celebrating 20 years in business as graphic designer and marketing director.
Her firm, Susan Newman Design Inc. (SNDI) specializes in branding and design for businesses, entrepreneurs and creatives. Formerly an art director and designer for Macmillan, Penguin and other publishers after graduating
from SVA, Newman initially focused her design studio on the publishing industry, but then expanded into designing websites and marketing campaigns, executing total package branding. For the past several years,
Newman has defined herself as “a brand visibility designer” with a hands-on approach to helping companies and brands build their presence globally across all media…READ MORE >
LOVEABLE LOSERS HONOR HOME
The Chicago Cubs have adopted a new symbol to celebrate 100 years of Wrigley Field in 2014. Brandon Ort of New Bremen OH submitted the winning design for the “Wrigley Field Turns 100” logo contest…SEE MORE >
IN THE HUNT FOR FOX SPORTS 1
FOX Sports 1 partnered with entertainment branding agency loyalkaspar for its debut as a national multi-sport network. Available in over 90 million homes in the US, this marks one of the largest network launches ever.
“Our strategy was to have FOX Sports 1 be a distinct and vivid extension of the FOX Sports brand,” says Robert Gottlieb, FOX Sports 1 EVP of Marketing…SEE MONTAGE >
‘RELENTLESS’ SANGER & EBY AT 25
One of Cincinnati’s largest women-owned businesses – and among its largest branding, marketing and advertising companies – celebrates a landmark milestone this month as it hits the 25-year mark.
Partners Lisa Sanger and Donna Eby attribute the quarter century of business growth to a “relentless focus” on understanding client needs and creating innovative, strategic solutions…LEARN MORE >
BIG 12 SYMBOL TACKLES TURMOIL
Austin TX-based GSD&M is responsible for a new logo and branding effort on behalf of the Big 12 Conference.
The venerable college football league has been going through something of an identity crisis…LEARN MORE >
PHOTO EXPO ADDS FOOTAGE FOCUS
Visual Connections New York returns on October 23 to the Altman Building in Chelsea, Manhattan.
The annual education and networking event is for buyers of creative and editorial photography, footage and illustration. The one-day program offers the opportunity to learn about sourcing, licensing and using imagery; discover
new sources of stock media; meet the people behind the images; learn about the latest trends and pick up tips; network with peers; and
enjoy a free lunch, beer or glass of wine…FREE REGISTRATION >