Rebbeck Dunn Watters

Rebbeck Dunn Watters Company director, Peter Watters approached Foundation Design with a request to revamp their existing site.

Art House Trading Co

A well-considered and appropriate identity was needed to give Art House Trading Co the prestige and cache that was required for their market and customer base.

Skyebird Foods

The design direction for the Skyebird Foods brand identity was clean, simple and rustic. Keywords were soaring, effortless, natural, crafted (as in ‘artisan’), living well, real (as in ‘ethical’), high standards, and knowledgeable. The soaring bird is the main symbol in the logo lockup and represents the values of those keywords.

Advance Magazine

Marcus Williams, the Director of Research & Enterprise at Unitec offered Foundation Design the opportunity to design the Cybersecurity issue of Advance magazine. The challenge was to produce an engaging design and layout while working within the confines of a pre-existing template and a content topic (Cybersecurity) that has a particular visual style.

ITPNZ Symposium Programme

The challenge of this A5 sized symposium programme for the Ka Rewa Māori Innovation: 2018 ITP Research Symposium, was to accommodate large amounts of differing content without it looking over-crowded and inaccessible for the reader. Consideration for image treatment and lockup was also crucial to compensate for the variation in image size and quality.

Cycles Repetition

Cycles Repetition & Redirection is an exhibition catalogue and an exhibition exploring themes of cyclical repetition and redirection, in an immersive 360-degree animated installation arising out of a collaboration between seven artists/animators located in different parts of the globe.

Applied Molecular Solutions

Applied Molecular Solutions (AMS) is a research group of lecturers working out of Unitec’s Institute of Technology. Dr Dan Blanchon wanted a website that would profile new projects and technologies that AMS are involved with, as well as showing published papers and articles, collaborations with various other researchers in the field.

Intextual

Curator, Yvonne Shaw was wanting an exhibition catalogue and poster for an exhibition at Elam Projectspace Gallery titled Intextual.

Textile Republic

Michael Brown has been a leading figure in the New Zealand textile industry for many years. In creating a logo for his new business Textile Republic, Michael had very specific ideas on how he wanted to represent his business. He wanted a strong and contemporary, stylish and elegant logo that would reflect the gravitas of his professional reputation.

Wink! Hair Sydney

Salon owners Paul Baker and Natalie Stone approached Foundation Design wanting to increase both traffic and viewers to their salon website. Foundation Design integrated social media within the salon site to create a synchronised online web presence and renamed the homepage URL to improve results in a Google search.

Loaded

Loaded promotes itself as New Zealand’s premier street fashion and sneaker store and has two stores in Auckland, High Street Central City and their Newmarket branch on Broadway. I was working at Switch Design when Loaded opened their first High Street store and was given the opportunity to redesign their logo. Their existing logo was a stylised view of the …

Centeros

Centeros is a data centre infrastructure management (DCIM) system that provides a host of features that allows for the successful management of a data centre from any location. The brief was for the design of an identity that was both applicable to the hi-tech nature of the industry and also conveyed a sense of security and reliability.

Book of Lists

The New Zealand Book of Lists project was a great project consisting of two books of Kiwiana inspired lists, one on general New Zealand facts and figures, the other on New Zealand rugby. I loved both of these projects as it was an opportunity to typeset every single page as well as creating a set of tables and information layouts that were stylistically the same yet conveyed the facts in an interesting and engaging manner.