Japanese designer Kota Kobayashi, currently based in New York, has brewed as well as designed the beautifully minimalist packaging for Ippon Matsu Beer, to benefit a great cause. On the northeastern shore of Japan, a forest of 70,000 pine trees lined the coast of Rikuzentakata. In 2011, these pines were destroyed during the Tōhoku tsunami effect, and now only one pine remains. S)
Inspired by Bradley Wiggins’ Tour De France win and the Summer Olympics 2012 in London – Glasgow-based Design Consultancy Graphical House created these minimalist graphic cycling posters. The “Wiggo” print details each stage time of Bradley Wiggins’ Tour victory while “Velo” pays tribute to the the Velodrome.