Take a look at the visual treat Hornet director Eran Hilleli has in store for STYLE FRAMES attendees on the morning of Nov 7. Both inviting and epic, Eran’s titles capture the friendly, inspirational atmosphere as well as the important design issues underpinning the conference.
It’s always nice to see new stuff from Crush Inc. in Toronto knowing that one of the senior artist’s graduated from the same program as myself (and having a couple of friends who work there too never hurt anyone either). Crush was commissioned by Random House to create this trilogy of short films to promote […] [Read more]
From the people who brought the world the award winning Dove "Evolution" we now have "Onslaught" the next in the Dove films for www.campaignforrealbeauty.ca. Agency: Ogilvy Toronto Creative Directors: Janet Kestin, Nancy Vonk ACD/Writers: Tim Piper, Mike Kirkland Art Directors: Stuart Campbell, Mike Kirkland, Sharon Lee Pan, Tim Piper Executive Agency Producer: Brenda Surminski Agency […] [Read more]
Nervo, the new print and motion outfit from Portland design phenom Nando Costa is pumping out a consistent amount of top notch work these days. Check out the eerie Fox Japan tags and the Nike 6.0 bits and pieces (including time lapse setup of the Stop Motion surfer spot) all at http://nervo.tv under the category […] [Read more]
The OFFF Festival imports its irresistible combination of cheap ticket prices ($80 for three days) and a stellar line-up of presenters to New York, Nov 2nd-4th. The Barcelona version of the digital culture fest has been a sold-out, must-attend event for thousands of designers, animators and artists for the past seven years. The NY event […] [Read more]
I remember retrieving my jaw from the floor after watching Aaron Augenblick’s elegant and graphic SVA thesis film "The Midnight Carnival" in the late 90s and thinking this boy was destined for great things. In ’99 he started up Augenblick Studios in Brooklyn, branched out into many different styles on animation, and has since been […] [Read more]
The thrid installment of the Sony Bravia campaign called "Play-Doh" (actually made with 2.5 tons of Plasticine) is set to drop next week featuring 200 bunnies romping through NY. Here is the teaser revealing some behind the scenes including a look at the crew of 40 animators (assembled and managed for Fallon London by Passion […] [Read more]
The future of graphic design roles into San Francisco tomorrow night as the fourth Cut&Paste event of 2007 takes over the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. Check for SF tickets here. Last Saturday’s Portland event (pics below) was won by designer Tim May (in the crown) – check all the Portland designs here. […] [Read more]