Posts Tagged ‘art direction’

Or maybe someone might want to rethink this visual/headline combo.

MTV EXIT full version: “When Will I Feel Love” – Black Iris featuring Bethany Cosentino of Best Coast from MTV EXIT on Vimeo. Really beautiful and moving video form MTV and Y&R to raise awareness of human trafficking. I love seeing art directors come up with a really cool, visual style that I haven’t seen […]

I’ve posted about the Allstate “Mayhem” campaign before, but they have impressed me to no end with every execution they put out. The scenarios are spot on – out there but not too far out there. The writing is simply awesome. The acting is top notch. And they’ve paid attention to all the details – […]

I have to admit, this campaign from Getty Images is really beautiful and mesmerizing. But I’m struggling with what it has to do with stock photos. Yes, I sorta get the connection. I’d just love to see a stronger, clearer link. (Ok, ok, I’m being picky.)

This is awesome.┬áThe Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam asked Barbara Kruger to “express [herself] in innovative and experimental ways in the unfinished space of the Stedelijk. So she wrapped the floor and walls with giant, oversized text. When I start my agency, I want to do this in a conference room. Via.

In advertising, I see art director and copywriter books all the time where everything looks similar. They have a style. And while a certain style can be a good thing, I’ve always prided myself on not having a style – I adapt my writing to whatever tone fits each specific client. Now check out the […]

It’s the typographic mohawk. Come on. You know you want it. Or you at least want to re-kern it. Via.