Visual Identity and Brand Guidelines
MathsCity is a MathsWorldUK production; it is the UK's first maths themed visitor attraction.
The brief was essentially to design an identity to reflect that maths is fun.
The branding needed to be attractive, recognisable, memorable and creative.
Future applications will be across multiple channels – print, digital and environmental.
NEWTON INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT
Visual Identity - Annual Conference
Newton’s aim was to enable its delegates to cut through the noise of misdirection and uncertainty. Speakeasy Productions commissioned us to develop a series of graphic treatments in response to the title “From Fake News to Artificial Intelligence”. Our combination of traditional ‘red top’ newspaper-style typography and custom social media emoji was then applied to the overall look and feel of the conference.
Conference Set and Environment Design - Marbella
Education First is an international education company. We translated the pop-art style of its ‘Impacto!’ event identity into a three-dimensional set and environment - perfect for a high-energy four day conference in Marbella.
AVIATION FUEL COMPANY
Creative Content and Environment Development - Gala Dinner at the British Museum, London
This bi-annual forum is the premier industry meeting for the world's aviation fuel community. We helped create an immersive experience that took full advantage of the venue opportunities and enhanced the host's brand through interactive storytelling and networking.
Brand Identity Design and Website
In order to promote this new business we designed and developed all aspects of the brand identity. This included designing a logo, editing all written content, building a website and creating printed material.
Communication Design and Brand Strategy
Working closely with the marketing department we reviewed and refreshed the brand offering and strategy. This included the transition from traditional printed data sheets to a comprehensive e-brochure services portfolio.
The new look was then also rolled out to trade journal print advertising.
SUSSEX INNOVATION CENTRE
Creative Proposal - Environment and Content -21st Anniversary Celebration
Our creative proposal covered venue analysis, content development, branded 2D and 3D interactive engagement solutions as well as ideas for food, entertainment and lighting.
HP HOUSE @ MWC
Environment design and on-site creative direction of HP House at MWC, Mandarin Hotel, Barcelona.
HP House is HP’s exclusive venue for invited guests to participate in executive meetings, networking opportunities, guest speaker presentations and high-end hospitality.
Creative Direction for a global security summit.
Proposal included a comprehensive programme of activities, distinctive graphic and environmental visual identities and an in-depth exploration of potential locations.
The key aims of the event were to motivate engagement and participation and give delegates a strong sense of pride.
BARNES HASSID PRODUCTIONS
Brand identity design for TV company.
We discovered the directors' particular passion for Alfred Hitchcock. With this as our starting point, we developed a striking, Saul Bass inspired brand identity.
HUAWEI TECHNOLOGIES CO. LTD
Lead Creative for the Global Professional Services Forum, Savoy, London.
Project covered the creative development of the journey - both content and design, to include registration, two day interactive conference, innovative exhibition areas and an impressive gala dinner.
L'ORÉAL PROFESSIONAL PRODUCTS DIVISION CONFERENCE
Production Company: Bright
Creative Concept Design and Development.
An overlapping squares design represented the individual identities of the 10 brands participating and their potential to interact. The creative concept was applied to staging, video and conference materials. The overlapping squares, provided the perfect surface for some simple projection mapping.
Development strategy, creation of a new prototype, supporting presentation material and advice on branding and licensing.
Drawing on our industry experience, we have been working with Dr Andrew McPherson of Queen Mary University London on the further development and commercialisation of TouchKeys – a unique sensing technology for digital keyboards.
BANANA BAG RE-BRANDING
Brand Identity and printed graphics.
The team behind the Banana bag (Lakeland UK’s top-selling product) wanted to expand internationally. We created a distinctive new brand identity and packaging to launch the product overseas.
HAYMARKET AWARD SHOWS
Stage set, graphics and animation design for Haymarket publishing group award shows. Titles include What Car?, AutoCar, Stuff Magazine, What HiFi and Gramophone.
Held at prestigious central London venues such as the Grosvenor House and the Hilton, these events are designed to be fun and glamourous.
Amanda Anderson & Harry McNichol
Product and brand identity design.
We have worked with Plant Theatre from the very beginning to design and develop their initial product range, their overall brand and corporate identity.
NEW LOOK BRAND CONFERENCE - INITIAL CONCEPTS
Creative Lead and Visualisation.
Production Company: Involve
Design of a bespoke, adjustable lectern to facilitate key executives during presentations and conferences.
The fibreglass lectern's height can be raised and lowered remotely from the control desk using DMX. The elegant design incorporates lighting, microphones, and space for a water jug and glass.
PHARMACY MANAGEMENT FORUM
Design and space planning.
Plenary session, exhibition space, registration and catering zones for a national forum of 700 NHS pharmacists.
VISUALS & STORY BOARDS
We're all about the big idea, and always happy to translate the creative thinking into visual language that everyone can see and understand.
From initial sketches to photorealistic visuals, we can deliver a variety of styles to communicate the creative concept most effectively.
MYGENIE - STORAGE CONTAINER
Product design and development.
The inventor of this hygienic kitchen container concept came to us with the proverbial rough sketch on the back of an envelope.
We worked with them to develop the design of the product using traditional and rapid prototyping techniques. We also advised them on licencing and created a presentation to demonstrate the potential product range and benefits to assist with funding and pre-orders.
MAQUIZ'ART MUSIC FESTIVALS
Creative Direction and marketing including event staging, posters, programmes and websites.
We have worked with Maquiz’Art since its formation in 2004. This dynamic music association produces annual music festivals and jazz seasons that now attract world class musicians.
We have spent a significant time living and working in France, speak French fluently and are comfortable working in a francophone environment.
Our work for individuals, start-ups and small businesses often includes helping them to promote their business with a simple on-line presence.
UJIA ANNUAL DINNERS
We regularly design the set for the UJIA Annual Charity Dinner, a high profile fund-raising event at Grosvenor House.
Production Company: A Current Affair
INSYNC CONFERENCE - DAIICHI SANKYO
Set and lighting design for pharmaceutical conference
Production Company: Bright
CHATEAU D'ISSAN @ VIN EXPO
Event design proposal for La Fête de La Fleur Vin Expo, Bordeaux.
ERICSSON GSM - MONTE CARLO
Creative direction of delegate journey - both content and design.
Three day summit for 600 participants. Elements included: external branding opportunities, set and environment design for conferences, gala dinner themes and entertainment.