National Remix

Designers and creators rethink national icons to align with modern style

Implications - National identities are steeped in centuries of tradition, but individualistic creators aren't content to be defined by regional personas. Rather than deferring to predetermined identities, modern designers and writers are rethinking their countries' icons and histories to fit the persona of the modern consumer. The willingness to rework deeply entrenched ideas illustrates the importance of individual identity-construction.
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Inclusive National Rebranding Campaigns - Snask has Designed a National Rebrand for North Korea
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This Year and Warm 2,026 Clicks Pub: May 8, 17
Inclusive National Rebranding Campaigns
Snask has Designed a National Rebrand for North Korea
North Korea isn’t the most popular country on the world stage, but for Swedish design studio Snask, much of that enmity comes down to a problem of image. The studio thus took on the task of... [More]
Eastern European Rebrands - Vladan Pavlovic's Serbian Rebrand Touts Peace, Democracy, and Tolerance
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This Year and Warm 1,281 Clicks Pub: Aug 24, 17
Eastern European Rebrands
Vladan Pavlovic's Serbian Rebrand Touts Peace, Democracy, and Tolerance
Graphic designer Vladan Pavlovic has created a new design concept for his native country, and the Serbian rebrand espouse the values of peace, democracy, and tolerance — the tenets that hold up... [More]
Rampant Lioness Logos - The National Dutch Women's Soccer Team Recently Received a Logo Redesign
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This Year and Warm 850 Clicks Pub: Jul 14, 17
Rampant Lioness Logos
The National Dutch Women's Soccer Team Recently Received a Logo Redesign
The Dutch women’s soccer team, nicknamed the Orange Lionesses, recently received a logo update to reflect their squad. Previously, the women’s team used the same logo as the men’s... [More]
North American Invasion Comics - 'We Stand on Guard' Depicts the US Warring with Canada for Water
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Mild 217 Clicks Pub: Aug 15, 16
North American Invasion Comics
'We Stand on Guard' Depicts the US Warring with Canada for Water
‘We Stand on Guard’ is a cynical look at the state of affairs in the US that uses Canada as collateral fodder. The sci-fi graphic novel, written by Brian K. Vaughn and illustrated by... [More]
Satirical Canadian Guidebooks - The Canadaland Guide to Canada (Published in America) Teases Canucks
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This Year and Mild 124 Clicks Pub: May 3, 17
Satirical Canadian Guidebooks
The Canadaland Guide to Canada (Published in America) Teases Canucks
Canadians often verge on a smug sense of self-worth when comparing themselves to their southern neighbors, but ‘The Canadaland Guide to Canada (Published in America)’ is a satirical... [More]
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