The Land of Lost Content

Alumnus and former Associate Lecturer for GMD, Patrick Fry, has a new project that should be of interest to any lovers of graphic ephemera. Patrick is designing and publishing a limited edition 272 page case-bound book called The Land of Lost Content as a celebration of a lesser-known museum in Shropshire. The museum has a…

Laetus Exhibition

Donal Sturt, from Studio Calm & Collected (featured here in November) and India Dickinson have curated a new monochromatic group exhibition, also featuring GMD alumni Alex May Hughes (featured here in December). Five young contemporary artists come together to exhibit an entirely new body of work. In contrast to the plethora of brightly coloured imagery London imposes…

Developing Citizen Designers

Elizabeth Resnick’s book, Developing Citizen Designers, is on the AIGA Design Educators Community ‘must-read’ list for 2017. http://designobserver.com/feature/required-reading/39497/ The book, which is a comprehensive look at a range of international examples of socially responsible design practice from students and educators, features two projects from Graphic and Media Design students and staff. Gülizar Çepoğlu writes about a ‘Design…

Hwasoo Shim: Senior Designer

Hwasoo graduated from GMD in 2012 (having also completed a Diploma in Professional Studies) and has had a busy 5 years building an impressive career in branding. We gave him some questions and asked for his advice for current students…   – What are you doing now?  “I’m a senior designer in a branding consultancy called Rufus Leonard in Clerkenwell (the…

London to Singapore to Stockholm

GMD alumnus Bryan Loke has recently relocated his design studio to Stockholm. “After designing for the arts and a spectrum of organisations, I have decided to relocate my design studio to Europe after being in Singapore for the past 7 years. I am excited to be moving to Stockholm, Sweden. From designing and curating art…

Scriptwriter Collaboration

A collaboration between Design School designers and illustrators and the Scriptwriting MA at LCC has resulted in an exhibition which will be seen by Clive Baillie (CEO of BLT Communications) which has envisioned and developed iconic images that celebrate domestic and international theatrical releases; including Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Maleficent, The Truman Show, The Grand Budapest…