PENTAGRAM WORK FOR THE NATIONAL TAKES WRY LOOK AT CORPORATE BRANDING
Sleep Well Beast is released by 4AD on September 8.
Via Pantone : For the first time Pantone introduces two shades, Rose Quartz and Serenity as the PANTONE Color of the Year 2016. Rose Quartz is a persuasive yet gentle tone that conveys compassion and a sense of composure.
Serenity is weightless and airy, like the expanse of the blue sky above us, bringing feelings of respite and relaxation even in turbulent times.
When working in the creative arts, marketing, media industry, one major and extremely frustrating hurdle is dealing with clients who assume your spec work will be done at no cost until they see the final product. Toronto agency Zulu Alpha Kilo, brought to us by AdWeek, created this video to flip the script. When other business owners are presented with a proposal for free spec work on their end, the reactions are priceless. Creatives need to be paid for everything. It’s time to end spec work across the board!
Came for a great buddies wedding and Hatch Show Print ending up being on the first floor of our building. Living, breathing art and printmaking an elevator ride away. Nashville, TN is an amazing place. GO!
And the winner of the 2016 Presidential Election? Graphic Designers. The battle will be fought on Twitter. Whatever your view, at least both understand the power of visualization and design in delivering messages. We first have Hillary with a warning shot across the bow:
If you are a fan of The National, check out Matt Berninger collab with Brent Knopf:
El Vy – Return to the Moon (Political Song for Didi Bloome to Sing, with Crescendo)