United in time

“No matter who you are, no matter what you do, wherever you live, or what language you speak, we are all united in time.” This truism introduces “The Human Clock,” a social experiment We Are Pi created to announce the TEDxAmsterdam 2014 Conference. The clock wants to shine a light on human diversity by bringing… More.

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Straight from the land

This is cool. An app called BuitenMarkt (“Outdoor Market”), initiated by Reddy, that shows you where you can buy fresh ingredients straight from the land. The app features around 500 farmers, and through smart little icons you can easily see what they have to offer. Even though the (not-so-fresh) supermarket is always much closer, the consumer demand for ‘honest’… More.

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Pillow Talk

Looking for a new teammate? Or maybe just someone on the side? Then make sure to attend this year’s JongeHonden Speed Date night, dubbed #pillowtalk, on the 26th of November, starting at 8pm.  At #pillowtalk you can talk about your work, your dreams and about which side of the bed you prefer to sleep on. Copy… More.

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Birds on the fly

Amsterdam based SuperHeroes is growing quickly. A year ago they moved to a bigger office, today they are opening an office in New York. The main reason is winning the global Asus account. Asus asked SuperHeroes to promote the 2-in-1 Transformer Book T100, which is a hybrid between a laptop and a tablet – a product… More.

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Wish you were here?

Sao Paulo based design & animation studio Lobo created this short promo film for the 2015 D&AD Awards. It mashed up previous winners and also reinterpreted them; not a single reference can be found in its original form. To make this happen Lobo was given full access to D&AD’s massive archive of thousands of winning… More.

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They say goodbye

Agency They, founded in 2005 by Roland van der Vorst, Patrick van der Gronde, Sander Bakker and Kim Dingler, is bankrupt. In recent years some key personnel left and some important clients, such as Vodafone. They leaves us with a well and self-written obituary that starts like this: “Yup, that’s it, the end of the road. They… More.

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Classic Turkey

In October Het Concertgebouw advertised its Halloween Tracks by creating a commercial inspired by The Shining. This time its agency, Wolfstreet, was asked to promote a Thanksgiving Concert. And though Thanksgiving is probably not celebrated by many in the Netherlands, using the turkey communicates loud and clear what Thanksgiving is all about. The sound was done by… More.

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Forget about “vroom vroom”

In the Netherlands a BMW is a car for men that love horsepower. So what if the car brand creates the i3, an electric car? First of all they create a car that looks like an electric car (read: a toy), but secondly they focus on what makes driving an electric car special; the acceleration… More.

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Running for the briefing in virtual reality

Last Thursday the second Creative Press Challenge (CPC) was kicked off by De Persgroep at Club ADCN. The charity this year is the Foundation for Refugee Students, UAF. Which is why the briefing was presented in a very special way, namely through an installation with a treadmill and an Oculus Rift that enabled the more than 100… More.

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Uncommon open for applications

A few weeks ago Uncommon, the first cross-agency advertising traineeship, was officially launched by Natwerk, Sue, Achtung! and Dawn. Uncommon this week announced that it starts to take applications. The 2-year traineeship will be available for 4 creative, strategic or digital thinkers, who will spend 3 months at each agency. It starts once a year… More.

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