Kyle Platts illustrates the five top tips he’s picked up in 2017
“Let’s face it, 2017 has been a sustained bad news day for the world, so I’ll just say for me personally this year has been about maturing and appreciating what I’ve got,” says illustrator Kyle Platts. “I turned 30 this year and I feel really good about the fact that I was an illustrator throughout my 20s and spent the whole time doing whatever the fuck I wanted and having a sick time. This achievement has given me more confidence in my work and my decision making in my life. I’m optimistic…
Max Guther's hyper-real Sims-like illustrations
German visual communicator Max Guther builds hyperreal, digital illustrations that recall a pang of nostalgia for those that played The Sims for hours on end.
Wieden+Kennedy commissions local creatives for Berlin-based Nike campaign
Berlin-based "Studio Yukiko,":http://y-u-k-i-k-o.com/ the graphic design partnership of Michelle Phillips and Johannes Conrad, has been commissioned by Wieden+Kennedy London for Nike’s running campaign in the German city titled, _Lauf Nicht, Renn,_ translating as Don’t Run, Race.
Skin in the Game
As more design firms partner with startups and accept equity in exchange for their skills, it’s time for a closer look at the pitfalls and the payoffs of that arrangement.
Approachable, Human Design: How an Illustrator & Letterer Bring the Gusto Brand to Life | Designer Fund
When you’re at the theatre, you don’t often think about the backstage crew. Behind every actress on center stage are dozens of skilled supporters, running in dozens of directions, to bring every stage production to life. HR professionals are often the unsung heroes of organizations that keep teams operating on a daily basis. Gusto, an Read more…
Animade’s playful animations for Sugru illustrate the joy of fixing
"Sugru":https://sugru.com/manifesto is the world’s first mouldable glue, invented to help tackle a growing problem with waste but also extremely useful in everyday life. From fixing broken phone chargers to piecing together a broken toy, Sugru inspires people to think and act creatively.