Ob Copy
03 April 2018

Holmes Wood went along to the House of MinaLima in Soho for an evening with Miraphora Mina and Eduardo Lima, the graphic designers behind the Harry Potter films. A reunion for our own Lucy Holmes who went to school with Miraphora, here we are in the Old Bedalian newsletter, which we designed for them a few years ago. 

15 Batterseaa Car Park
22 March 2018

New photography from our continuing work with Battersea Power Station – showing two residential developments and the design for the car park – including all wayfinding elements and extending to floor graphics and bay markings. More about the project here.

Holmes Wood Sammy Ofer02
12 March 2018

Our new scheme for London Business School's new Sammy Ofer Centre – our ambition was to deliver an ‘intelligent’ system – representing the type of education and subjects studied alongside the journeys taken by the students.

Screen Shot 2018 02 12 At 16 22 31
12 February 2018

This is a small preview of our work for the Helios at The Television Centre in a clip from the BBC, marking its opening today! 


Innovation Talk
26 January 2018

Delighted to have had film composer Alexandra Harwood come and talk to us about Exploring the Synergies Between Music and Architecture and the concept of space in music and architecture. An amazing talk, thank you!

14 January 2018

We designed a new map and welcome leaflet for the wonderful Bletchley Park. The texture and typography was inspired by the codebreaker's archive material from this historically important site.

Image1
20 December 2017

Merry Christmas and a very Happy New Year from Holmes Wood! Spot the cast of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at our 70's themed Christmas party...

Image1
27 November 2017

Beautiful work at the Wellcome's 'Can Graphic Design Save Your Life?' exhibition. It is on until February next year and is full of wonderful design stories. 

170718 Holmes Wood Tapestry00041
16 November 2017

Take a look at our design for the Tapestry Building in King’s Cross, a fifteen story residential building designed by Niall McLoughlin Architects. Paying homage to the history of makers and craft, our design looks to preserve the old and weave it into the new for todays generation of residents. More photos here ...

Cover Copy
08 November 2017

We are delighted to have been featured in the SEGD 17 edition, with our work for the Plimsoll Building at King's Cross. Thank you SEGD! 


E0C0A0De 88F8 450B 8Efc 721F529132D6
23 October 2017

Installation is starting at New Museum Site in Cambridge, with abseilers going in to put up these lovely letters!



Dl8V Jyhwk Ai5N Jw
12 October 2017

Archi-Quest with WilkinsonEyre

We joined WilkinsonEyre for an amazing afternoon solving architectural clues to raise money for youth homelessness.

Here is our team, 'You are Here', solving their 2nd clue, 'Swan lake over to Covent Garden and you might nutcracker the code to the clue, be sure to look up before the other team do'...


Hw Buzzcocks
11 October 2017

The Buzzcocks 'Orgasm Addict' at Design Manchester

We were invited to contribute to an exhibition celebrating the original design of 'Orgasm Addict' by Malcolm Garrett. 

Along with other designers we submitted a graphic interpretation of the sleeve for the Buzzcocks' 1977 single, 'Orgasm Addict'.  

This is our own 'reframed' version. Take a look at the exhibition, what beautiful work! 

Main
11 October 2017

Our very own Alexandra Wood joined the YCN 'You are Here' event for a panel discussion on Wayfinding Design. 

They discussed wayfinding as a blend of art and science; that the science of understanding behaviours allows the art of effective wayfinding strategy and design. 

Thank you to YCN for hosting! 

Img 4481 1
24 September 2017

A couple of us visited the New North Press type workshop at London Design festival this week.

It was great workshop and here is a peak of some our creations...

Screen Shot 2017 09 19 At 09 55 31
16 September 2017

Lucy Holmes chaired a lively design discussion at the V&A with the wonderful Miraphora Mina & Eduardo Lima known as Minalima – graphic designers for the Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts films. 

Img 0390
20 August 2017

Bletchley Park

Our first site visit to Bletchley today... 

A dream come true to be working with this amazing place and what a piece of history. 

One off our bucket list!

Img 9948 Lores
21 July 2017

Part of our ongoing work with the Battersea Power Station project – our new flag signs have started to  appear in our old neighbourhood!

Next Page