Everything Artis

After the immensely popular cuddly animal ‘Artis de Partis’ – almost part of the Dutch heritage – and the take-away outdoor stickers, Artis has launched yet another great ‘brand utility’; building blocks with which fans of Amsterdam’s zoo Artis can create any animal they like. The… More.

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Way-out weirdness

Old Spice has successfully claimed the domain of way-out weirdness. This week they’re taking it to the next level by parodying their own parodies of advertising by remixing them. Behold and see Nick DenBoer’s ‘horrifying mutant nightmare abomination’.

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Eye See Sound

Artworks at the exhibition Eye See Sound; bottom: Jarr Geerligs, top: Herman Poppelaars. Photographer Paul D. Scott came up with the idea to build an exhibition around sound; Eye See Sound. He asked creatives from the Amsterdam creative industry (such as Bram van Alphen, Jarr Geerligs, Gijs van den… More.

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SmartBike

This month bicycle brand Van Moof launches its ‘SmartBike’, which is a bicycle that fixes some of the typical urban problems a cyclist runs into. Direction duo Ine & Sanne, together with creative Glenn van de Dood, created some short how-to videos (aired as pre-rolls)… More.

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Golden Pixels for The Netherlands

Last weekend the 10th European Design Awards took place in Vienna, Austria. Us Dutchies scored 31 awards out of 40 nominations. A huge score that is. Remarkably all of our best work were digital projects. Studio Vruchtvlees took 6 awards home this year. A special shout out went… More.

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Day & Night

Just like last year Amsterdam based Circus Family was asked by Wanted Design to create a light installation for the New York Design Week. This year it built “Day & Night”, consisting of 48 vertical LED tubes that interacted, by changing colours, with the visitors… More.

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The new magic of instant analogue

For their new analogue instant camera Impossible Project asked Teenage Engineering to design the I-1. “Reinventing instant photography for the digital age” as Impossible Project calls it. The possibility to control the analogue camera with the I-1 App, let’s you have fun with digital effects in an analogue environment.… More.

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