John Jay on Creativity

Legendary ad man John Jay, does an interview for Fast Company on his thoughts on creativity. John Jay is global executive creative director at Weiden + Kennedy. He helped found the company’s Shanghai and Tokyo branches and has worked on accounts such as Nike and Target. Weiden + Kennedy was recently dubbed “Agency of the…

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Sehsucht: Close and Caring

Furry monsters cuddling, welcoming the viewer to a brand new series of MTV idents from 1 July 2011 – motion design studio Sehsucht of Berlin/Germany has created and animated “Close & Caring“, one of six new MTV idents (duration: 20 sec.).

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EMPTY KINGDOM TOP 100 Artists of 2010

(Photo by: berserker / Steve Skafte ) Within the hallowed halls of Empty Kingdom, our contributors tend to be very proud about the art that we curate. I wouldn’t say it’s a competition to put up the best artists, but when someone finds a really good artist first, we usually compliment each other with “Dammit!!!”…

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Is Less More?

Design consultancy Antrepo recently experimented with a project that tested the effects of minimizing the packaging design on popular products in a market crowded with visual clutter. So is less more? Decide for yourself.

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Oh, Brother // Blinkink

With all the amazing cool visual tricks people are pulling off with animation for music videos and commercials, why is it we don’t see that kind of unbridled creativity in film?  It seems our effects in Cinema are limited to explosions and green screen. Brother commercial by Blinkink for Grey London

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