Opinion by Richard Baird.
Vins de Mas Sersal is a Spanish wine producer, founded by winemaker Salvi Moliner and sommelier Sergi Montalà in 2008. Inspired by the lyrics of Qui n’ha Begut from the album Set Tota La Vida (Thirsty The Whole Life) by singer, songwriter and friend of Salvi and Sergi, David Carabén of the indie band Mishima, the winery created a special edition release of its Estones.
Estones de Mishima is a blend of Grenache, Syrah and Carignan grapes grown in the lands of Catalonia and aged seven months. The bottle features a distinctive label design by Barcelona based studio Folch that takes its cues from Mishima’s Set Tota La Vida album cover, also designed by Folch. The result is described by the studio as a unique and synergic combination, and the Spanish wine industry’s first co-branded venture.
Curated by Richard Baird.
September’s highlights included Bielke&Yang’s work for K. Apeland and Norwegian Presence, Lundgren+Lindqvist’s brand identity for Edouard Malingue Gallery and Snøhetta’s work for Edvard Munch High School. However, there were five projects that stood out and have made it into BP&O’s Best Of Series, a feature that brings together the most interesting and unusual projects published on the site each month for another opportunity to be seen and shared.
Selected by Richard Baird.
A round-up of some of the best logo, brand identity, print and packaging design projects from across New Zealand reviewed and published on BP&O. Featured studios include Marx Design, Inhouse, Richards Partners and Studio Alexander, and cover a variety of clients, industries, and categories, from food and drink to architectural studios. This collection encompasses simple logo and stationery projects, broader brand identity experiences and an annual report.