Jarr Geerligs

Jarr Geerligs
Jarr was born in Ermelo in The Netherlands, he studied at the HES Amsterdam and at the Hallo_© Academy for applied creativity. He worked at BSUR, DraftFCB, CCCP, Selmore and is currently freelance Art Director. Besides being busy with his day job he blogs posters on his 'Posters in Amsterdam' initiative, created a poetry book with his team mate Kim Triesscheijn and makes social commentary art.

Happiness in the making

Curt Enderle working on the set of one of Laika’s stop-motion productions.  The Playgrounds Festival, taking place in Tilburg and Amsterdam last week, is a celebration of craft, especially animation. I visited the festival in Amsterdam on Thursday – in the Stadsschouwburg – and found… More.

Google Zoo makes it blend

Patrick Collister, Head of Design Google, at the 24Festival. Last Tuesday I visited the 24Festival, themed “Will it blend.” A question raised to see if creativity and effectiveness go together. A bit of a rhetorical question, of course, but interesting starting point for an ad festival.… More.

A beyond-design conference

Depending on how you look at it you can see What Design Can Do as a political conference sold as a design conference. But also as a science, technology, philosophical and creativity conference. Richard van der Laken, founder of the event and partner at De Designpolitie,… More.