The Creative Review Annual is one of the most respected and trusted awards for the creative industry this issue showcases some of the best creative work, brands and people of the year. Those projects deemed by the Creative Review judges to be of special merit are recognised in the Best in Book section, which looks at them in more depth, examining how they were made and what makes them significant.
The work is judged by a panel of industry experts. This year it included; Matt Lever, Laurent Simon, Chaka Sobhani, Nik Studzinki, Mike Sutherland, Patrick Burgoyne, Kate Dawkins, Astrid Stavro, Ben Wright, Toby Evans, Helen Fuchs and Daljit Singh.
The cover design for this years annual is a collaboration between HP and New York-based artist and designer Alex Trochut. Each copy of the cover is unique, created by way of HP Mosaic – a software which can be used to produce unlimited variations of a design in a single print run.