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

The Learning Issue

Exploring how learning intersects with work and play today, the latest issue of the YCN Members' Magazine is here.


Sensory Science

We heard an experimental psychologist and a sonic branding expert discuss how brands sound.

More of what's new
  • Drawing on history

    Member The Plant has created an elegant visual identity for the newly-opened luxury hotel, Four Seasons at Ten Trinity Square.

    Posted on Apr 3rd 2017
  • Meaningful mentoring

    Founder of Pitch It!, Isabel Farchy helps young people partner with professionals. She explains how both parties can get the most out of mentoring.

    Posted on Mar 29th 2017
  • Pizza perfect

    Member Charlie Smith Design has designed an identity for Radio Alice, the London incarnation of Bologna pizzeria, Berberè.

    Posted on Mar 27th 2017
  • Designing for digital delight

    A longstanding member of the team at digital product studio ustwo, Matt Gypps is setting out to educate people on the how and why of digital design excellence.

    Posted on Mar 23rd 2017
  • A to Zakka

    A new book illustrated by Charlotte Trounce documents elegant everyday objects, bringing to life Japanese design trend, zakka.

    Posted on Mar 21st 2017
  • Italian interiors

    As Heal’s launches a retrospective of Italian influence on British design, Member Lucie Sheridan has illustrated a timeline charting the country's design history.

    Posted on Mar 20th 2017
  • Boords is here

    Animade has launched a new online tool, designed to make storyboarding simpler and help teams collaborate.

    Posted on Mar 16th 2017
  • Architectural artifacts

    Member design agency EACH has created the identity for a new exhibition at the Royal Institute of British Architects.

    Posted on Mar 15th 2017
  • Talking shop

    Holition co-founder Jonathan Chippindale shares his expertise in a series of films exploring how emerging technologies are impacting retail.

    Posted on Mar 15th 2017
  • On the money

    After Philip Hammond delivered his first full budget last week, The Guardian commissioned Leillo to illustrate an explanation of how we'll each be affected.

    Posted on Mar 14th 2017
  • Making cheese

    Member Alastair Philip Wiper has been commissioned by Wired UK to capture the cheese-making process at the biggest dairy producer in Scandinavia, Arla Foods.

    Posted on Mar 10th 2017
  • Working Perspectives: Six:Thirty

    The co-founders of digital design agency Six:Thirty share findings from a recent research project examining our ambivalent relationship with technology.

    Posted on Mar 10th 2017
  • Films to Wake Up! to

    We've shot a series of films with master of transformation Chris Baréz-Brown, to help snap us out of autopilot — the first of which you can now watch.

    Posted on Mar 8th 2017
  • Come together

    The Plant has created the brand identity for Umeus, a new student property company solving the student housing struggle in Copenhagen.

    Posted on Mar 7th 2017
  • Opulent content

    Ahead of Milan Fashion Week, Cult LDN has created a social content series for Bally, shot in historic library, Biblioteca Nazionale Braidense.

    Posted on Mar 6th 2017
  • Food for thought

    Creative design boutique Jones & Bone has helped boost the brand of Ali Alt, an inspirational food vlogger and Instagram influencer.

    Posted on Mar 1st 2017