New talent: London College of Communication

Creative Bloq have again featured GMD final years students providing them with great exposure. “This year’s Graphic & Media Design graduate’s from London College of Communication were certainly showcasing the kind of work you’d expect to see from professional designers. With political work as well as typography, motion design and packaging, each project highlighted a…

Penguin Design Awards

The Penguin Design Awards aim to discover and nurture talented emerging book cover designers. Entrants this year were challenged to create covers which stood out from other books on the shelves whilst still appealing to the books’ target audience. Andy King was shortlisted for her designs in this year’s prestigious competition. Andy was awarded second…

12 Cultures of Resilience

Sarah Temple recently collaborated with GMD students and alumni: Sine Jorgensen, Camille Leproust, Andres Ayerbe, Romain Meunier, Jessica Bishopp, Arianna Tilche, Sarah Sajid, Netta Peltola, Rikke Holst and Sophie Chatellier on a particitipatpry installation entitled ‘Caretakers’ as part of The Cultures of Resilience Exchange event. Cultures of Resilience (CoR) is a two year, cross UAL…

Sustainable Eating ideas for Students

GMD and DPS alumnus Beccy McCray works as an animation Director at Nexus Productions but in her spare times runs parcitipatory sustainability projects. She has just launched a series of new posters, called ‘Make Friends With Food – 5 Easy Steps’ – a fun call to arms for students using 3D type and a friendly…

GMD alumnus Loren Platt – The Future of Feminism

LCC alumnus speaks at ‘The Future of Feminism’. has just taken part in a forum for Protein entitled ‘The Future of Feminism’. Launched in 2011 by Teo Connor and Loren Platt on the 100th Anniversary of International Women’s day, the W project celebrates women working across the creative industries through a lively mixture of events…

The Art of Self Promotion

It is the most difficult communication task of all to design something which promotes your own work. However difficult, It is a crucial element in securing a face-to-face interview with a potential employer. Two students who are just starting their third year out in Industry on the Diploma in Professional Studies have made a good…

GMD alumna presents in Canada

Lucy Brown is to make a presentation at ‘Spaces of Learning’, AIGA Design Educators Conference this summer. GMD & DPS Alumna, Lucy Brown (MAGD PT 2014) recently presented her postgraduate project, ‘The Non-Linear Landscape of the Creative Process: Exploring Entry-Level Perception’ at Spaces of Learning, AIGA Design Educators Conference [http://spacesoflearning.aiga.org/] taking place in York University,…