48 Curate – Issue 01
’48 Curate’ is a burst of visual inspiration brought to you by the Colourworks design studio. It covers a broad range of intelligent work across graphic design, product design, innovation and technology, branding, advertising and typography, and features various work from around the globe. This first edition is curated by one of our Creative Directors, Justin Howes.
Advertising / The Delta Dating Wall
Are you more attractive if you have travelled? Delta Airlines, in partnership with Tinder, decorated a Brooklyn wall with exotic locations so New York City singles could snap selfies for their dating profiles.
Agency: Wieden + Kennedy, USA
Branding / Cha.ology
A beautifully sophisticated brand, deep-seated in Japanese heritage, for a Japanese Teahouse in Manchester, UK.
Agency: Made by Alphabet, UK
Design / Colouring-in car by Hertz
The innovation team, at car hire company Hertz, has developed a one-of-a-kind prototype which allows youngsters to colour in everything inside the car.
Innovation & Technology / Flybrix LEGO® Drones
Flybrix drone kits come with all the components necessary to build a LEGO® drone. Using LEGO® pieces, you can design and build exactly what you want, and actually make it fly.
Creator: Amir Hirsch ’06, SM ’07
Product / McDonald’s Boombox
A Canadian location of McDonalds rolled out a genius limited edition drinks tray that amplifies your phone’s sound when inserted.
Creators: University of Waterloo and Stacklab
Resources / Stop.Breathe.Think.
I first heard about this app on Apple music’s, Planet of the Apps show. An alternative to Mindspace, Stop.Breathe.Think is a meditation app that suggests short meditation sessions based on your current emotions.
Typography / Domaine Display typeface
We absolutely love this brilliantly glamorous display typeface by Kris Sowersby of New Zealand.
Designer: Kris Sowersby, NZ
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