Constanca Castro: Lusíadas

From the beginning I wanted to do something related to my hometown since ISTD is an international society and I wanted to take advantage of bringing some Portuguese culture and design into my project. I decided to work with a well-known poem from Luis de Camoes that glorifies the Portuguese people on their maritime way to discover India.

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Brief Cases competition winners visit Sweden

Brief Cases is a student competition with a difference. Created by Veronica Heaven of the Heaven Company, the competition is aimed at second year graphics students and designed to strengthen links between education and industry. This is done by use of real world design briefs and continuing interaction with clients while the students work on their design solutions.

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50 years of British road signs

In 1965 one of the most ambitious and effective information design projects was launched in Britain. The British road sign appeared on our streets for the very first time 50 years ago and has occupied an important role in our lives ever since.

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