Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Year in review 2016


To round off another year, here's the year in review round-up for 2016. The summary includes more than 100 of the year's most interesting projects. As usual, the selection is a mix of high profile clients and distinctive designs.

Internet and technology


The app economy is maturing, which means we've seen many new technology companies shed their original start-up identities. These companies are shaping the world we live in which means their identities become the state-of-the-art in contemporary identity design.

Instagram
Brand guidelines
Brand New

Uber
Uber (archive)
Creative Review

Dell
Created by: Brand Union
Brand New

Kodak
Created by: Work-Order
Launched: October 2016
Creative Review
Work-Order (archive)

Grubhub
Created by: Wolff Olins
Brand New
Grubhub (archive)

Deliveroo
Created by: DesignStudio
Launched: September 2016
The Branding Source

Pandora
Brand New

Zocdoc
Created by: Wolff Olins
Zocdoc (archive)

Snapdeal
Created by: DesignStudio
Revealed: September 12, 2016
Snapdeal (archive)

Treatwell
Created by: DesignStudio
The Branding Source

Jigsaw
Created by: Spin
The Branding Source

Meetup
Created by: Sagmeister & Walsh
Launched: September 28, 2016
Meetup (archive)
Co.Design

Magisto
Created by: Moving Brands
The Branding Source

Media



DC Comics
Created by: Pentagram
Revealed: May 17, 2016
DC Comics (archive)

Tronc

Pearson
Created by: Together Design
Launched: January 4, 2016
Together Design
The Branding Source

Corus Entertainment
Created by: Troika
Revealed: April 1, 2016
The Branding Source

Upworthy
Created by: Pentagram
Pentagram

Television

There's a definitive decrease in the amount of high-profile TV rebrands, but the flickering medium is still a huge factor in people's media consumption.

Freeform
Launched: January 12, 2016
Loyalkaspar
Brand New

Viceland
Created by: Gretel
Gretel
Brand New

Imagen Television
Created by: Chermayeff & Geismar & Haviv
C&G&H (archive)
Brand New

Channel 5
Created by: Gretel
Launched: February 11, 2016
Creative Review
Gretel

TVNZ
StopPress
NZ Herald

SVT
Created by: Happy F&B
Launched: November 25, 2016
The Branding Source

Las Estrellas
Created by: In-house (consultant: Lee Hunt)
Launched: August 22, 2016
The Branding Source
Brief

laSexta
Created by the in-house department and Gédéon
The Branding Source

Starz
Revealed: March 2016
Launched: April 5, 2016
The Branding Source

TV One
Created by: Eyeball and ModOp
Revealed: February 3, 2016
Launched: February 5, 2016
The Branding Source

C8
Revealed: June 27, 2016
Launched: September 2016
The Branding Source

BBC Three
Launched: January 4, 2016
The Branding Source

Telecoms


Traditionally, the telecoms provide exiting new identity work that signals how personal their services are. This years, they have been more subdued with new logos generally being either restrained or evolutionary.

Oi
Launched: March 2016
The Branding Source

TIM
Created by: Interbrand
Launched: January 13, 2016
The Branding Source

Philippine Long Distance Telephone
Revealed: June 13, 2016
The Branding Source

Partner
Created by: MetaDesign
Launched: February 2016
The Branding Source

Com Hem
Created by: Dallas Motion Agency
The Branding Source

Multimedia
Created by: White Cat Studio
Revealed: April 20, 2016
The Branding Source

Eurona
Created by: Small
Small (archive)
Brand New

Jawwy
Created by: Lippincott
Revealed: May 4, 2016
The Branding Source

Nowo
Launched: September 13, 2016
The Branding Source

Industry



AEG
Created by: Prophet
Design Tagebuch
Electrolux
Rob Clarke - Dribbble

Alcoa
Created by: Landor Associates
Revealed: March 15, 2016
The Branding Source

Arconic
Created by: Landor Associates
Revealed: March 15, 2016
The Branding Source

British Steel
Created by: Ruddocks
Brand New

Saint-Gobain
Created by: Terre de Sienne
Revealed: June 2, 2016
The Branding Source

Adient
Created by: Futurebrand
The Branding Source

Energy



Enel
Created by: Wolff Olins
The Drum
Brand guidelines (archive)

Innogy
Revealed: July 29, 2016
The Branding Source

Tepco

Sports



Tokyo 2020
Created by: Asao Tokolo
Launched: April 25, 2016
The Branding Source

Premier League
Created by: DesignStudio and Robin Brand Consultants
Revealed: February 9, 2016
Premier League (archiveDesignStudio
Brand New

UEFA Euro 2020
Revealed: September 20, 2016
UEFA
Guidelines

Australian Open
Created by: Landor Associates
Landor (archive)

Bundesliga
Created by: Mutabor
Revealed: December 12, 2016
Bundesliga

British Fencing
Created by: We Launch
Brand New
British Fencing (archive)

Finance



Mastercard
Created by: Michael Bierut, Pentagram
Revealed: July 14, 2016
Creative Review
Brand New

MetLife
Created by: Prophet
Revealed: October 20, 2016
Press release (archive)
Brand New

Dale Carnegie
Created by: Carbone Smolan Agency
Revealed: December 7, 2016
Brand site
PRNewswire
Brand New

NatWest
Created by: Futurebrand
Design Week

Chubb
Launched: January 14, 2016
The Branding Source

Nordea
Created by: Bold
Revealed: May 9, 2016
The Branding Source

Principal
Created by: Lippincott
Launched: March 9, 2016
The Branding Source

Transport



Qantas
Created by: Houston Group
Revealed: October 27, 2016
Houston Group (archive)
Qantas (archive)
Brand New

Rossiya Airlines
Created by: Otvetdesign
The Branding Source

Alaska Airlines
Created by: Hornall Anderson
Brand New

Paris Aéroport
Created by: Babel
Brand New
Babel

Restaurants



Subway
Revealed: August 5, 2016
The Branding Source

Taco Bell
Created by: Lippincott / In-house
Revealed: November 14, 2016
The Branding Source

Retail



Co-op UK
Created by: North
Revealed: May 21, 2016
Co-op
Logo Design Love
Design Week

Ahold Delhaize
Created by: Futurebrand
Revealed: July 25, 2016
Press release (archive)
Futurebrand (archive)

Food and drink



Fanta
Brand New

Nesquik
Created by: Futurebrand

ConAgra Brands
Launched: November 10, 2016
The Branding Source

Tiny Toast
Created by: Ultra Creative
Revealed: June 6, 2016
The Branding Source

Dreyer's
Created by: Sterling Brands
Brand New

Progresso
Created by: Hornall Anderson
The Dieline
Brand New

Itaipava
Created by: Futurebrand
Brand New
Futurebrand

Market Pantry
Created by: Pearlfisher
Target
Pearlfisher (archive)
David Hartman
The Dieline

Silver Spoon
Created by: Brandopus
The Drum

Kingsmill
Created by: Brandopus
Design Week


Governments and places



Government of Korea
Revealed: March 2016

Paris
Created by: Graphéine
Graphéine (archive)
Brand New

Brand Bhutan
Created by: Futurebrand
Revealed: February 3, 2016
Brand New
Design Tagebuch

Luxembourg
Revealed: October 10, 2016
Guidelines (archive)
Press release (French)
Design Tagebuch

South Pacific Islands
Created by: Futurebrand
Revealed: October 2016
The Branding Source

Rhode Island
Created by: Milton Glaser
Brand New

Jersey
Created by: Futurebrand
Design Week
Jersey "look book"

Culture



New York Philharmonic
Created by: MetaDesign
Revealed: February 3, 2016
Brand New
MetaDesign (archive)

Royal Exchange Theatre
Created by: Cheetham Bell
Design Week

Museums



The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Created by: Wolff Olins
Revealed: February 2016
Launched: March 1, 2016
Brand New

Tate
Created by: North
CI-portal
Creative Review

Helsinki City Museum
Created by: Werklig
Revealed: February 2, 2016
The Branding Source

NEMO Science Museum
Created by: Studio Dumbar
Revealed: April 18, 2016
Launched: April 21, 2016
Press release (archive)
Brand New

Non-profit


Heart & Stroke Foundation
Created by: Paula Scher, Pentagram
Launched: November 15, 2016
Brand New
Pentagram

Race Against Dementia
Created by: Brand Union
Brand Union
Design Week

Action Against Hunger
Created by: Johnson Banks
Revealed: October 19, 2016
Action Against Hunger (archive)
Design Week

Others


Nederlandse Loterij
Created by: Millford
Launched: July 2016
The Branding Source

Mövenpick
Created by: Bulletproof
Revealed: December 15, 2016

Xinova
Created by: Futurebrand
Launched: September 28, 2016
Xinova

Sigfox
Created by: Interbrand
Identity Designed
Sigfox

Progress
Created by: Moving Brands
Brand New

Forcepoint
Created by: Landor Associates
Launched: January 14, 2016
The Branding Source

Amplifon
Created by: Landor Associates
Revealed: June 7, 2016
The Branding Source

University of Suffolk
Created by: Only Studio
Design Week

Universitat Oberta de Catalunya
Created by: Mucho
Brand New

Hochschule Trier
Revealed: November 4, 2016
Hochschule Trier (archive)
Design Tagebuch

MTAA Super
Created by: Hulsbosch
The Branding Source

Bright Starts
Created by: Duffy
The Branding Source

1 comment:

  1. A great round-up. Thank you for your hard work throughout 2016!

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