For our Members and friends
Developments and happenings from the world of YCN


We’re delighted to announce a new partnership with Zx Ventures — a group backed by AB InBev to examine future eCommerce opportunities.


Demographics: Over-55s

In partnership with Shoreditch House, we'll continue to delve into demographics at our next event, airing insights into older generations.

More of what's new
  • Work With: Ana Jaks

    We caught up with Member Ana about her abstract style, and how an early break helped her win commissions for her brilliantly bright illustrations.

    Posted on Sep 27th 2016
  • New to the Library: Scandinavia Dreaming

    Our most recent addition to the Lending Library comes from Member Angel Trinidad, exploring Nordic interior and architectural design.

    Posted on Sep 26th 2016
  • Work With: Lauren Rolwing

    Member Lauren spoke to us about the techniques she's developed to create her stylish illustrations, and gives an insight into a selection of her most recent projects.

    Posted on Sep 20th 2016
  • Playing for change

    Member Philip Haynes has worked with the organisers behind unique football tournament, the Liberté Cup, to help change attitudes to refugees.

    Posted on Sep 20th 2016
  • To the point design for Zazu

    Member Agency Fact Studio has created an identity for new, African farm-to-shelf service Zazu that celebrates its simple, straight-forward process.

    Posted on Sep 19th 2016
  • New to the Library this September

    An eclectic selection of books have been added to the shelves of our Members' Lending Library, offering stimulating reading around passion, politics and power.

    Posted on Sep 15th 2016
  • Work With: Terence Eduarte

    Manila-based Member Terence tells us about his journey into the world of illustration, his sources of inspiration, and his future forays into animation.

    Posted on Sep 14th 2016
  • An impactful design for REACT

    Creative hub REACT sought the skills of Member Agency Oak to design a report to show its impact in boosting the UK's creative economy.

    Posted on Sep 13th 2016
  • Work With: Adam Avery

    We spoke to Member and illustrator Adam, about how he draws on screen-printing and papercut techniques to craft intelligent editorial illustration.

    Posted on Sep 8th 2016
  • Five minutes on Fear, from Present Plus

    The first of a series of self-produced films from Member Agency Present Plus, Fear Itself explores the life of blind athlete Simon Wheatcroft.

    Posted on Sep 7th 2016
  • Launching ZX.YCN at the Institute of Contemporary Arts

    Last night at the ICA in London we launched ZX.YCN — welcoming conversation around the programme and its coming topics of focus.

    Posted on Sep 7th 2016
  • A regal campaign for CitizenM

    Inspired by its royal history, Member Agency KK Outlet has created an inventive campaign for the hotel group's new Tower Hill location.

    Posted on Sep 6th 2016
  • Work With: Atlas

    In the most recent issue of the YCN Members' Magazine, we spoke with Astrid and Pablo, Founders of Member Agency Atlas, about forging a design partnership and the creative benefits of island life.

    Posted on Sep 6th 2016
  • A new Deliveroo

    Working with the brand's in-house design team, Member Agency DesignStudio has given Deliveroo a pared-back logomark and a colourful new identity.

    Posted on Sep 6th 2016
  • Sharp photography from Baker & Evans

    The duo has art directed and photographed a series of images to accompany Cut it Out! a practical new papercutting manual from artist Poppy Chancellor.

    Posted on Sep 6th 2016
  • Work With: Philip Haynes

    Specialising in sports photography, Member Philip has a talent for creating images that capture the drama, dynamism and emotion of athletes in action.

    Posted on Sep 5th 2016