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Seafarers & Ostro designed by Inhouse

Logo with etched illustrative detail designed by Inhouse for Auckland's The Seafarers Building

Seafarers is a recently rejuvenated seven floor habour front building located in Auckland’s Britomart precinct that will house, over two floors, Michelin starred chef Josh Emett’s flagship restaurant, due to open in stages throughout 2014, as well as brasserie and bar Ostro.

The brand identity for the building, restaurant and brasserie, developed by Inhouse, draws on the rich history of the spaceonce known as Auckland’s Sailors Homeand its contemporary renovation through a variety of traditional and more recent typographical and nautical detail. This extends across menu design and signage, coasters, newspaper and membership brochure.

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New Zealand Antarctic Research Institute by Richards Partners

Logo designed by BRR for New Zealand Antarctic Research Institute

Established in 1996 The New Zealand Antarctic Research Institute is the body responsible for developing and managing New Zealand’s scientific research and conservation activities in Antarctica, Southern Ocean and Ross Sea region while also raising ‘public awareness of the international significance of the continent’. The institute’s new identity, which replaces an illustrative fern and penguin mark, was designed by Auckland-based Richards Partners (formerly BRR) and delivers a broader and more scientific sensibility through symbology, metaphor, simple geometry, monochromatic colour and a neutral typeface.

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