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...
Archifest: Ideas for the City

Archifest: Ideas for the City

Title: Archifest: Ideas for the City Date: 2013 Designer: Somewhere Else Manufacturer: – Client: Singapore Institute of Architects Medium: – Dimensions: – NOTES This logo retains the “Shophouse” silhouette of the 2012 logo, which was adjusted and simplified to show the transformation of Singapore from shophouse to city. The word mark was also moved out of...
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: UOL Group Limited Identity 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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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
Metro Singapore

Metro Singapore

Title: Metro Date: 1982 Designer: Landor Associates Manufacturer: – Client: Metro Medium: – Dimensions: – NOTES “Metro, one of Singapore’s most successful department stores, company was first started by Ong Tjoe Kim 王梓琴 in 1957. The name was inspired by his passion for the silver screen movies and the famous Metro Goldwyn Mayer movie studio. Back in 1957, when the first...
The "S" Machine

The “S” Machine

Title: The “S” Machine Date: 1993 Designer: Suzanne Lim Manufacturer: – Client: TheatreWorks Medium: – Dimensions: 29.7 x 21 cm NOTES A page from the programme booklet of “The Lady of Soul and Her Ultimate ‘S’ Machine,” a political satire by playwright Tan Tarn How about a government which decides that a nations needs more “Soul” to make it a more...
Destines of Flowers in the Mirror

Destines of Flowers in the Mirror

Title: Destinies of Flower in the Mirror Date: 1997 Designer: Theseus Chan, WORK Manufacturer: – Client: TheatreWorks Medium: – Dimensions: 42 x 29.7 cm NOTES The front and back cover of a 36-page programme booklet. A PDF copy can be downloaded from TheatreWorks’ archive.