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. I was most impressed by Patrick Collister (Head of Design at Google… More.
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, considers the designer “a researcher, entrepreneur and initiator.” According to… More.
After having introduced our new columnists last week, this week we’re introducing a new item called ‘Inspiration’; Amsterdam creatives sharing their inspiration on a weekly basis. In order of future appearance we found the following posse willing to show us what they like, what fascinates them, or what they admire on a regular basis: Jennette… More.
This beautiful commercial for Bavaria is created by Selmore, directed by Matthijs van Heijningen (the legendary Dutch film maker) and post produced by 8VFX. It should be no surprise that it immediately made us think of the legendary Noitulove campaign for Guinness by AMV BBDO (Grand Prix, Cannes 2006) – “Good things come to those… More.