We put the design for this month's five limited-edition covers (available to subscribers) in the hands of five young graduates - no big leap of faith, considering that each one came hotly tipped by their tutors.
Some of our favourite creatives, all leading lights in their field, nominated their top student to design the covers for our Next Generation issue (W*142), all showcased below:
Furniture designers Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec nominated Brynjar Sigurðarson from ECAL, Lausanne
Fashion designer Bernhard Willhelm nominated Dimitrije Gojkovic from University of Applied Arts Vienna
Sculptor Richard Wentworth nominated David Buckley from the Royal College of Art, London
UN Studio co-founder Ben van Berkel collaborated with Tatjana Gorbachewskaja from Städelschule, Frankfurt
Graphic designer Stefan Sagmeister nominated Dora Budor and Maja Cule from the School of Visual Arts, New York