Penguin creates colourful book covers based on geometric paintings | Design Week
Penguin Random House has republished books from author Nancy Mitford, using colourful geometric patterns from Lourdes Sanchez as the basis for the cover art.
Daikoku Design Institute’s poster design for Tokyo art school uses abstract faces in acid shades
Tokyo-based agency Daikoku Design Institute has created a series of posters advertising Japan’s Musashino Art University. Simple, hand-drawn lines and shapes are layered amongst written type listing the schools and programmes available. The colour combinations are great as are the faces made up of single eyes and multiple mouths, bringing character to the abstract compositions.
International Year of Chemistry
At the end of 2009 you might remember that I designed the prints for the International Year of Astronomy which, unexpectedly, was a massive hit and really helped promote a worthwhile campaign. Now we are in 2011 and this year it is the turn of the Interna…