relajaelcoco are a design studio from Madrid. Their accomplished portfolio has a focus on editorial design and illustration. Several of the projects show some of the process and construction behind the final designs, offering a great insight into the agency’s way of working.
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Rafael Kfouri is a graphic designer based in Brazil. There’s great variety in his beautifully presented portfolio and he’s clearly enjoyed working with some brilliant clients.
Barcelona agency Folch were last featured on FFF back in 2010. Now ten years since opening the agency has developed a beautiful, diverse portfolio built on their solid editorial credentials.
Hansje van Halem’s work was linked here way back in 2009.
Hansje has been very busy since then by the looks of it – so worth checking out again (her work is brilliant).
Iain McIntosh is a prolific illustrator. He is probably best known for his work for several whisky brands, but his crafted, timeless, often witty illustrations make up a diverse portfolio.
Edinburgh illustrator Daniel Seex has developed a witty and diverse portfolio since graduating from Telford College in 2011. I am looking forward to seeing more of his work in the future.
I was reminded of the work of Keith Shore after seeing several of his designs on bottles of Mikkeller. It looks like Keith has a great relationship with the “phantom” brewery with both client and illustrator having fun with each project.
Sydney based designer Dave Foster has developed an impressive portfolio and CV since graduating from Swinburne University in 2005. In 2012 Dave completed the ‘Master of Type and Media, Typeface Design’ course at Den Haag, The Netherlands which has clearly been worth the effort.
Nick Albertson creates beautiful images from everyday objects:
“I strip utilitarian objects of their functions, repurposing them to create visceral experiences. Items with little visual intrigue are organized so as to have a powerful aesthetic impact.”
Incredible skill and craft from calligrapher Oriol Miró.
Erretres are an established design agency in Madrid with a comprehensive portfolio of excellent work.
Spanish readers of FormFiftyFive will also be interested in their blog
Yves Marchand and Romain Meffre have an incredible photography portfolio of abandoned and derelict buildings in Detroit and throughout the US.
Talking are a design studio in Barcelona. Their work has a strong editorial slant and typical Catalan flair, underpinned by disciplined typography.