Latest Posts from Ian Wildblood

Come to Daddy Remixed (CD)

Ian Anderson and The Designers Republic origins are without a doubt in the music scene, with their earliest works creating club posters, event fliers and album covers for the bands they knew and frequently worked with. In the 90s, they became a key collaborator with the Sheffield imprint Warp Records designing various covers and even…

Wip3out

One of The Designers Republic most ambitious projects was work for the game series Wipeout. Wipeout was a series of futuristic racing games by Psygnosis studios for the original PlayStation. TDR was originally tasked with the packaging for the game, but eventually went on to design the in-game menus, in game artwork and the overall…

The Designers Republic

The graphic design studio The Designers Republic (abbreviated as TDR) was founded by Ian Anderson in 1986 (pictured above). Anderson was born in 1961 Croydon, London and moved to Yorkshire to study philosophy at The University of Sheffield from 1979-1982. He quickly became engrained in the local music scene and became an entirely self-taught designer…