Singapore Broadcasting Corporation (SBC)

Singapore Broadcasting Corporation (SBC)

Title: Singapore Broadcasting Corporation (SBC) Date: 1980-1994 Designer: Lawrence Wong Heng Kwok Manufacturer: – Client: Singapore Broadcasting Corporation Medium: – Dimensions: – NOTES This $5,000 winning entry of a public competition is made up of the letters SBC in a flowing design. “SBC’s New Logo.” The Straits Times, 19 May 1980, 1.
WERK No. 20

WERK No. 20

Title: WERK No. 20: The Extremities of the Printed Matter Date: 2012 Designer: Theseus Chan (WORK) Manufacturer: AlsOdoMinie Client: WORK Medium: – Dimensions: 332 pp; 220mm x 310 mm NOTES The 20th issue of WERK magazine, The Extremities of the Printed Matter, documents the variety of experimental processes used to produce this magazine since it...
2013 SingaPlural

2013 SingaPlural

Title: 2013 SingaPlural Date: 2013 Designer: Black Manufacturer: – Client: Singapore Furniture Industries Council Medium: – Dimensions: – NOTES From the Singaplural website: Singaplural celebrates design, in all its forms, functions, stories and inspirations. The logo design symbolises this movement and invigoration of design and designers in our creative industry, locally and internationally, from our...
Lee Kuan Yew World City Prize

Lee Kuan Yew World City Prize

Title: Lee Kuan Yew World City Prize Date: 2009 Designer: H55 Studio Manufacturer: – Client: Urban Redevelopment Authority Medium: – Dimensions: – NOTES This logo appropriates the “ring” symbol commonly used to represent cities on world maps and in atlases. It is supported by cartography-related graphics to communicate the global outlook of this award given out the best...
2008 Singapore Formula 1 Trophy

2008 Singapore Formula 1 Trophy

Title: 2008 Singapore Formula 1 Trophy Date: 2008 Designer: Zulkifle Mahmod Manufacturer: Royal Selangor Client: SingTel Medium: Pewter Dimensions: 58 cm (1st place); 44 cm (2nd and 3rd place) NOTES The trophy consists of 20 pewter panels that project the colours of a checkered flag. The same trophy design was used for the 2009...
Baharuddin Vocational Institute Crest

Baharuddin Vocational Institute Crest

Title: Baharuddin Vocational Institute Crest Date: 1971 Designer: Wee Chwee Beng (Baharuddin Vocational Institute) Manufacturer: – Client: Baharuddin Vocational Institute (BVI) Medium: – Dimensions: – NOTES The school crest made up of the institution’s initials was designed by one of BVI’s pioneer teachers Mr Wee Chwee Beng. He wanted a modern-looking badge that looked the...
SBS Guide 1978

SBS Guide 1978

Title: SBS Guide 1978 Date: 1978 Designer: Lok Lai (The Graphic Communication Group) Manufacturer: – Client: Singapore Bus Service Medium: – Dimensions: 14 x 19 cm NOTES
Post Office Savings Bank

Post Office Savings Bank

Title: Post Office Savings Bank Date: 1972-2007 Designer: William Lee (Central Design) Manufacturer: – Client: Post Office Savings Bank (POSB) Medium: – Dimensions: – NOTES The key-shaped logo is a symbol of savings, security and prosperity. It is an amalgamation of the letters P-O-S-B. In 1998, the bank was bought over by DBS....
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Lee Kuan Yew

Lee Kuan Yew

Title: Lee Kuan Yew Date: 1968 Designer: Shamsuddin H. Akib Manufacturer: – Client: By Alex Josey for Donald Moore Press Medium: – Dimensions: 24 cm NOTES “In the first version, I put Mr Lee’s portrait on the cover. But my boss Donald Moore, publisher of the book, said to take it out. He said: ‘Just use LEE KUAN YEW. Mr Lee...
Telecoms

Telecoms

Title: Telecoms Date: 1979-1992 Designer: James Heng / Hengdesign Associates Manufacturer: – Client: Telecoms Medium: – Dimensions: – NOTES: This redesign is based on Telecoms former logo when it was known as the Telecommunication Authority of Singapore (TAS). The stylised T in paprika orange reflects the telecommunications provider as “modern, progressive, forward-looking and far-sighted”. It cost $120,000 to redesign and implement the...
National Productivity Board

National Productivity Board

Title: National Productivity Board Date: 1986-1996 Designer: Bozell, Jacobs Kenyon and Eckhardt Manufacturer: – Client: National Productivity Board Medium: – Dimensions: – NOTES: The winning entry out of a competition involving five advertising agencies. This new black and yellow logo replaced the agency’s previous plum-coloured logo when it was founded in 1972. This design portrays the Board’s tripartite role with labour, management and government...
DesignSingapore Council

DesignSingapore Council

Title: DesignSingapore Council Date: 2004 Designer: Interbrand Manufacturer: – Client: DesignSingapore Council Medium: – Dimensions: – NOTES The identity comprises the name DesignSingapore Council and an arc graphic, together forming a ‘D’ symbol. The identity reflects the organisation’s unique personality. The DesignSingapore Council was established in 2003 to help develop the nation’s design sector. This follows from the Economic Review Committee’s report...
The Singapore River As a Psychogeographical Faultline

The Singapore River As a Psychogeographical Faultline

Title: The Singapore River As a Psychogeographical Faultline Date: 2010 Designer: The Asylum Manufacturer:– Client: Debbie Ding and The Substation Medium:– Dimensions: 10 x 20.9 cm NOTES Catalogue cover for artist Debbie Ding’s debut exhibition.
Subcity Rockers

Subcity Rockers

Title: Subcity Rockers Date: 2011 Designer: Speak Cryptic Manufacturer:– Client: Straits Records and The Substation Medium:– Dimensions:– NOTES
The Hall of Mirrors

The Hall of Mirrors

Title: The Hall of Mirrors Date: 2011 Designer: MAKE Manufacturer: – Client: Bruce Quek and The Substation Medium: Postcard Dimensions: 21 x 14.9 cm NOTES
The 2nd Singapore Short Film Awards

The 2nd Singapore Short Film Awards

Title: The 2nd Singapore Short Film Awards Date: 2011 Designer: MAKE Manufacturer: – Client: The Substation Medium: Postcard Dimensions: 15 X 10 cm NOTES
Homeuse

Homeuse

Title: Homeuse Date: 1999 Designer: H55 Manufacturer: – Client: Tan Kok Meng and Ling Hao from RMIT/LaSalle-SIA College of the Arts (Singapore) Medium: – Dimensions: – NOTES A publication edited by Tan Kok Meng and Ling Hao. Part of a project for The Substation’s New Criteria VII art show.
Homescapes

Homescapes

Title: Homescapes – the construction of home Date: 1999 Designer: H55 Manufacturer: – Client: The Substation Medium: Postcard Dimensions: 16 x 14 cm NOTES Part of a project for The Substation’s New Criteria VII art show. Led by architect-lecturer Ling Hao, 12 interior architecture students from RMIT/LaSalle-SIA College of the Arts (Singapore) built a house that was occupied by theatre artist Deng Fuquan....
President's Design Award

President’s Design Award

  Title: President’s Design Award Date: 2006 Designer: Black Manufacturer: – Client: DesignSingapore Council and Urban Redevelopment Authority Medium: – Dimensions: – NOTES A branding identity for the annual architecture and design award given by the Singapore government since 2006. Over the years, different designers have been commissioned to execute the system based on a proposed theme that informs the graphics and exhibition...
Ministry of Transport

Ministry of Transport

Title: Ministry of Transport Date: 2014 Designer: – Manufacturer: – Client: Ministry of Transport Medium: – Dimensions: – NOTES