NERDO Rebrands La Effe on Sky Italy

Nerdo_La Effe Rebrand 2016 | STASH MAGAZINE

Turin, Italy design and animation studio NERDO turns to audacious typography and bold, clean compositions in this set of three striking broadcast IDs designed to help La Effe stand out among the many offerings on SKY Italy. [Read more]

DixonBaxi: 15 Years Young

DixonBaxi | STASH MAGAZINE

Running a successful design business for a decade and a half is beyond tough. Keeping your creative output intriguing and meaningful while you do it is a balancing act few studios master. Meanwhile in London, 15 years after their launch, branding and motion house DixonBaxi seem to be just getting underway. [Read more]

STASH 117 Drops. Crowd Goes Wild.

A full-on jolt of visual caffeine, Stash 117 adds another 31 stellar video projects to the Stash Permanent Collection – the planet’s largest online archive of design, animation and VFX, plus behind-the-scenes features and exclusive interviews. [Read more]

Squarehead: Pedigree “14 years”

Pedigree 14 Years | STASH MAGAZINE

Stink director Marcio Leitão (a.k.a Squarehead) tranforms the simplest of sketches by illustrator Daniel Semanas and the smooth VO from UK actor Nick Brimble into the most minimal animated TV spot we’ve seen this decade. [Read more]

PostPanic’s Manic “30 Seconds”

PostPanic_30 seconds | STASH MAGAZINE

UK sound designer Simon Pyke’s ongoing 30 Seconds project (challenging filmmakers to freely interpret a supplied audio clip) causes three directors from PostPanic in Amsterdam to abandon any sense of impropriety in what the studio calls “an x-rated cocktail of cell animation, stop motion, motion graphics and a lot of genitalia.” [Read more]

Yukai Du for TED-ed: “Can Plants Talk To Each Other?”

TED-ed Can Plants Communicate | STASH MAGAZINE

London animator/illustrator Yukai Du‘s second TED-ed lesson is possibly the most lush and relaxing explainer video of all time. This four and half-minute animated film, written by UC Davis ecologist Richard Karban, demonstrates how plants communicate with each other especially when they’re under attack. [Read more]