The Art of Ironing

The Art of Ironing

November 22nd, 2012 | Commercials, Russia, Videos

This seems to be a russian commercial for a Philips steam ironing device, but it sure is a very smart way to advertise a product like this. Vermeer, van Gogh, and Rembrandt get wrinkled, steamed and pressed. The artist folds and creases the linen re-creating… Read More

Up There – Painting above the Streets

Up There – Painting above the Streets

Shot high above the streets of New York, UP THERE reveals the dying craft of large-scale hand painted advertising and the untold story of the painters struggling to keep it alive. Capturing a trade that is equal parts artistic precision and gruelling labour, the film… Read More

Polanski’s “Therapy” starring Sir Ben Kingsley, Helena Bonham Carter and some Prada Shoes

Polanski’s “Therapy” starring Sir Ben Kingsley, Helena Bonham Carter and some Prada Shoes

May 24th, 2012 | Commercials, Fashion, Film, Videos

At the Cannes Film Festival this week, Roman Polanski screened a restored version of his 1979 film, Tess. And then he tantalized the audience, at least momentarily, when he offered a sneak preview of his new film, which turned out to be a cinematic commercial… Read More

The Story of Sushi

The Story of Sushi

March 2nd, 2012 | Animation, Commercials, Food, Videos

Every day is a good day for fish and this yummy and educational stop motion advertisement for Bamboo Sushi (“the first certified, sustainable sushi restaurant in the world”) created with 100% handcrafted miniatures, a project 7 months in the making. Set Design and Visuals by… Read More

Coca-Cola’s 125th Anniversary Exhibiotion’s Future Room

Coca-Cola’s 125th Anniversary Exhibiotion’s Future Room

February 8th, 2012 | Commercials, Design, Shows, Turkey, Videos

Istanbul creative agency, Antilop, created this audio-visual and interactive installation for Coca-Cola’s 125th Anniversary Exhibiotion’s Future Room concept for Turkish modern art museum, Santralistanbul. Antilop transformed santralistanbul’s Galeri 1 into an immersive environment by creating 90 square meter of 270-degree projection system. Agency: Boogy Location:… Read More

The Volkswagen Art Heist

The Volkswagen Art Heist

October 13th, 2011 | Commercials, Videos

“They say that beauty is in the eye of the beholder. But if Volkswagen Canada has their say, beauty will be in the hand of the person who’s stealing it”, writes the adverblog. “At least that’s the idea behind an ongoing out-of-home campaign celebrating the… Read More

Andy Warhol – Pioneer stereo ad and a rare Coke ad from Japan

Andy Warhol – Pioneer stereo ad and a rare Coke ad from Japan

September 28th, 2011 | Commercials, Pop Art

“We asked Andy Warhol to paint a picture of a Pioneer high fidelity receiver. He can seem to finish. He says he gets so wrapped up up in the beautiful sound of the subject that he can’t concentrate on the way it looks.” BoingBoing says:… Read More

Ingmar Bergman’s weird Bris Soap Commercials

Ingmar Bergman’s weird Bris Soap Commercials

June 21st, 2011 | Commercials, Film, Sweden

“In 1951 there was a conflict in the Swedish film industry,” writes the official Ingmar Bergman page. “The production companies had declared a ban on filming in protest against the high rate of tax on entertainment. Recently remarried, Ingmar Bergman, found himself with three families… Read More

The Converse Canvas Experiment: Bjorn’s Guitar

The Converse Canvas Experiment: Bjorn’s Guitar

May 12th, 2011 | Commercials

“A series of experiments with our most iconic blank canvas – the Chuck Taylor All Star sneaker,” says Converse. “In this video, our friend Bjorn plugs his guitar into a wall made with 480 Chucks and has some fun.” Created by Perfect Fool from Stockholm… Read More

Test drive a Volkswagen…inside a print ad

Test drive a Volkswagen…inside a print ad

March 13th, 2011 | Commercials, Mobile, Videos

The Curious Brain: “This is quite amazing and proves that print is not dead yet! Volkswagen in Norway is offering what it claims is the world’s first test drive inside a print ad you simply drive a car around with your iphone! The beautiful music… Read More