What’s in a name

What’s in a name

News What’s in a name? When I was asked by Conductor Greg Beardsell to create an identity for Vox Office, a booking agency for elite choirs, I drew out the words on a scrap of paper and the idea immediately jumped out at me. There are times when you have to work...
Gold & Silver for LNER

Gold & Silver for LNER

News Big win for Brand Cooke at Transform Awards Europe 2019 Our work with the Department for Transport on the rebrand of Virgin Trains East Coast (VTEC) to London North Eastern Railway (LNER), was awarded GOLD & SILVER at the tenth annual Transform Awards Europe....
Cotswold Charity

Cotswold Charity

News Branding & Website for Cotswold Charitable Trust HDH Wills Charitable Trust is an independent grant-making charity that supports general, environmental and wildlife charities. With a small admin team, it was important that applications could be efficiently...
David Bowie VR

David Bowie VR

News Two years ago I received a request to use a typeface I designed over forty years ago. Independent virtual reality filmmaker, Travis Hutchison, based in Los Angeles was working on a Ziggy Stardust VR experience thru the work of Mick Rock. He was very complimentary...
Where are you going?

Where are you going?

News I first met Alan Fletcher at the offices of Pentagram in 1975, when I was a student. Their studio was all white walls and red brick, with tasteful design by the partners adorning the walls. I say I met Alan Fletcher  –  I was one of a group, and at the time, I...
Meeting a hero

Meeting a hero

News It’s never too late. New York, August 2011 I booked into my hotel – Marcel at Gramercy on East 24th Street. On the internet it promised a lot but it’s disappointing. It’s trying to be a trendy boutique hotel and not quite pulling it off. My room is missing...