FEATURE | ANNUAL AND
For two decades the annual has been evolving from financial to marketing document, from
a sales to a social responsibility orientation, from print-centric to multimedia. With the
transition nearly complete, where are we now and where do we go from here? Ten design
firms show us some recent work and take a stab at the question.
ANNUAL STOCK SURVEY
The compelling value proposition of stock imagery, in combination with the growing
power fo digital technology, is creating a superabundance of content and choice
for designers that we have dubbed “The Perfect Wave.”
Wyoming draws line at secondhand harm; Hong Kong hotel logo works in two
languages; “pure” Coke identity wins at Cannes; Pentagram makes the logo
bigger; Helicopter places the logo upside down; and more.
SEEN AND NOTED
Young Chinese designers balance economic growth with tradition; Fossil fuses
vintage and modern at new exhibit; graphic designers and recording artists
collaborate worldwide; Ken Carbone explores duality of artistic duo.
Julia Hoffman visits MoMA; Meredith Fordham rises at JAXPORT; Russ
Gazzara teams with Bob Warkulwiz in Philly; Paula Savage Hansen
honored by Houston; Tom Neston swims to Fish Eggs; and more.