Category Archive: Dana Robertson


David Marks, MBE FRSA RIBA. 1952 – 2017 – The man who made an amazing mark on our landscape.

We were sadden to hear about the passing of architect David Marks, MBE FRSA RIBA. 1952 – 2017 I met David when creating materials celebrating The London Eye’s 10th Anniversary for Royal mail. We met several times for lunch to chat about the project and kept in touch post that project. David was always very generous with his time […]


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Neon invited to comment in Design Week – Designers’ explorations of colour.

We were kindly invited to comment in Design Week this week, here’s our two penneth: Last week, an exhibition at the Design Museum opened exploring Hella Jongerius’ research into the subjectivity of colour. Now, we ask designers to tell us about when they’ve consciously chosen shades to evoke certain emotions. “Colour creates mood, and every project has a particular […]


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Two Neon projects shortlisted for the 2017 Brand Impact awards.

Fresh from our success at the Drum Design awards, we are delighted to discover that Neon has two projects shortlisted in this years Brand Impact awards. With some heavy hitting judges and amazing company in the other agencies shortlisted it is already quite the result. Our campaign “I’m and Activist for Action for Children” is shortlisted in […]


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The Drum Design Awards – interview and images from the night.

To follow up on our amazing three award win at The Drum Design Awards 2017 for our ‘I’m an Activist for Action for Children’ campaign we have been a sent a video round up and interviews of the night as well as a full image gallery of the nights event. If you’d like to know more about this […]


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Neon win top accolades at The Drum’s Design Awards 2017, with three awards including the Chairmans Award for the night.

Neon’s work for Action for Children for the creation of the ‘I’m an Activist for Action for Children’ campaign scooped three awards – including the prestigious Chairmans Award – at The Drum Design Awards 2017, with the awards ceremony held at the Emirates Stadium London. Neon won the following two categories: – The Drum Awards 2017 best […]


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Neon signs up to student/graduate Placement Poverty Pledge.

Starting out and securing a good foothold within the creative industry has always been tough. We all start out looking for either a job or to get experience within a great studio via a placement. But placements were a lottery when it came to how much you paid, usually not very much at all and in […]


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Smiles all round – Neon’s work features in the new revised ‘A Smile in The Mind’.

We’re both delighted and humbled to discover that several pieces of our work now feature in the new 2016 revised edition of ‘A Smile in the Mind’. First published by Phaidon twenty years ago, A Smile in the Mind has come to be referred to within the creative industry as ‘the bible’. Featuring forty years of “witty thinking” from over 300 […]


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