Heineken, our favourite dutch beer that sells roughly 17 billion litres a year, launched a global design competition that we were happy to assist in. This year, in celebration of their 140th anniversary, Heineken will create an iconic bottle mixing their past with their future.
As you probably already know, the Morgenland family enjoys (and, perhaps more importantly, produces) good design. Some of us also have a keen interest in things concerning space travel. Therefore it should come as no surprise that we greatly appreciate the 1975 NASA Graphics Standards Manual. As designers, it serves as a great source of inspiration – if not a healthy obsession. Okay fine, it’s our Bible.
[:en]At the moment we are working with some packaging design for our favourite cognac – Grönstedts. This is an anxiety producing process since the legacy of identity here includes a ground work from famous long time design legend Lars Hall, and further development from some pretty prestigious design agencies.