As part of the representing minorities in Parliament initiative, the IPU required a set of documents covering interviews with worldwide parliamentarians (Canada, Iraq, Peru, Germany and others) as well as case studies of what difficulties and successes minorities in various countries have had.
Created earlier in the year, CBS Outdoor International required a set of corporate guidelines for their European offices. Using their website as a starting point I created a 64 page set of guidelines covering logo usage, typography, stationery, cover structures, advertising and supporting materials.
Custard Communications is a PR and Marketing firm specific to the hospitality industry. The brief highlighted the need to be different from the staid and predictable designs used by similar firms servicing the industry. Quirky, memorable and with reference to brands such as Ben & Jerry's helped in creation of the logo, stationery and website template.
This 20 page booklet highlights the benefits and services of becoming a member of the Institute of Hospitality. The images have been treated with a dry brush effect to give a more organic, unusual and consistent treatment. The visual theme linking the images concerns members and their working environments.
In 2007, The United Nations set September 15 as the International Day of Democracy - a time when parliaments around the world celebrate democracy and "to serve as a reminder that the need to promote and protect democracy is as urgent now as ever".
A brochure highlighting ways in which Parliaments can better engage with the public was produced in English, French and Spanish. A strong unifying logo/title was produced and adapted its common elements to the structure within the brochure.
A2 posters were also produced.
These two leaflets were produced for a high level meeting concerning the proposed forumalisation of a Haitian National Civic Service in the wake of the earthquake. The leaflets were used as part of a high level meeting between key Haitian and international 'actors'.
The cover design uses a staggered geometric design which was influenced by tectonic plates and their graphic representation.
I was recently tasked with providing a concept for the website for interior design consultancy, Gorgeous. Initially a homepage was designed and used quality photography from completed projects. Sections promoting news, testimonials and recent projects were added to aid in conveying a confident and lively organisation.
Originally designed back in 2002, the Hendy Consulting website required a slight visual refresh and an additional microsite for their healthcare imaging consultancy offering.
Part of the update was to restructure the homepage and implement a simple flash animation of the various service offerings.
This small project highlights that a simple nip and tuck is all it takes to give your site an improved presence without a redesign from the ground up.