WATCH LINDSAY LOHAN IN A RICHARD PHILLIPS FILM FOR “COMMERCIAL BREAK” IN VENICE

WATCH LINDSAY LOHAN IN A RICHARD PHILLIPS FILM FOR “COMMERCIAL BREAK” IN VENICE

May 31st, 2011 | Commercial Art, Video Art, Videos

“Thanks to the painter Richard Phillips, pop culture’s current tragic heroine is making a cogent leap from the tabloids to the art world,” writes Tmagazine. “The vehicle for her transformation is “Lindsay Lohan,” a 90-second ad for her more sober self that Phillips directed. It… Read More

Digg Hacked or Clever Advertisement?

Digg Hacked or Clever Advertisement?

February 4th, 2010 | Commercial Art, Computer Art, Games, Internet

Chasnotes: “If you visit Digg.com and view the page source, you will see the following in the code….. Which makes you wonder if this might not be a hack after all, but rather a pretty clever marketing campaign made to look like a hack. It… Read More

Jeff Koons To Create Next BMW Art Car

Jeff Koons To Create Next BMW Art Car

February 4th, 2010 | Commercial Art, Merchandising

UnBeige: “Last March, when a selection of BMW Art Cars were exhibited at New York’s Grand Central Station, we tried our best to convince the impeccably dressed BMW execs to spill the beans on who would follow in the footsteps of such artists as Andy… Read More

3D printing for animation?

3D printing for animation?

January 30th, 2010 | 3D, Animation, Commercial Art, Design, Prints, Videos

Creative Review : “There’s been a lot of talk about possible applications for 3D printing, but Johnny Kelly’s new TV titles are the first time we’ve seen it used in animationThe title sequence is for Dutch TV programme Het Klokhuis (The Apple Core). Agency KesselsKramer… Read More

Diesel says Be Stupid

Diesel says Be Stupid

January 19th, 2010 | Branding, Commercial Art

Creative Review : “Jeans brands love a manifesto. Diesel has a new one, which is a call to arms to, um… Be Stupid.” – Um, I don’t like where this going culture wise…!

24-hour ad challenge

24-hour ad challenge

October 10th, 2009 | Commercial Art, Commercials, Internet

Creative Review: "For all our readers who have ever watched a TV spot only to proclaim 'what a load of rubbish, even a donkey could make a better ad than that', now's your chance to prove yourself in a new competition launched by M&C Saatchi… Read More

James Dean lives on in South African-made TV commercial

James Dean lives on in South African-made TV commercial

September 25th, 2009 | Commercial Art, Film, Videos

James Dean depicted as a humanitarian ambassador in ‘Legend’. Photograph: PR The Guardian: “What if Hollywood rebel James Dean hadn’t died in a car crash at the age of 24? This is the premise of a South African-made TV commercial that has wowed the advertising… Read More

Book: Designing Obama

Book: Designing Obama

September 22nd, 2009 | Books, Branding, Commercial Art, Design, USA

Computerlove™: “The Design Director of the Obama campaign, Scott Thomas, has collaborated with artists and designers to create Designing Obama, a chronicle of the art and design from the historic campaign. The 360-page book is full-color and hardbound, highly crafted with an embossed sleeve. Forewords… Read More

Art & Copy

Art & Copy

August 28th, 2009 | Commercial Art, Design, Documentaries, Videos

Art & Copy: “ART & COPY is a powerful new film about advertising and inspiration. Directed by Doug Pray (SURFWISE, SCRATCH, HYPE!), it reveals the work and wisdom of some of the most influential advertising creatives of our time — people who’ve profoundly impacted our… Read More

HP Animation

HP Animation

August 19th, 2009 | Animation, Commercial Art, Videos

HP – invent from Tom and Matt on Vimeo. Vimeo: "Response to D&AD Student Awards brief set by Hewlett Packard. 'Present an idea which promotes HP Workstations ability to bring to life anything the creative mind can conceive.' Filmed, edited and directed by Matt Robinson… Read More