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Andrew Joyce on doodles and life in Japan, the beauty of side projects and how to succeed at freelancing

2018-05-10T12:06:00+00:00 May 10th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Born in the UK, Andrew Joyce is an illustrator who currently lives in Japan where he enjoys drawing, making zines, creating GIF animations and exhibiting his work. Work that we first came across and loved on Instagram, which includes detailed, yet friendly maps, buildings, hand-drawn lettering and observational illustration. A lot of Andrew's work is [...]

Still Life Studio: Fine art photographs by Petrina Hicks inspired by ancient Roman sculpture

2018-05-10T12:05:06+00:00 May 10th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

In Still Life Studio, celebrated Australian artist Petrina Hicks continues to take inspiration from mythology and art history, this time featuring models with luminous skin posing with various props in a style inspired by ancient Roman sculptures. On show at the Michael Reid gallery in Sydney from now until 26 May 2018, the seductive body [...]

Almighty creates identity for Good Science Beauty, a skincare range 10 years in the making

2018-05-10T12:04:26+00:00 May 10th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Studio Almighty has created the name, branding, packaging and promotional content for new brand Good Science Beauty. The product was developed in the UK by scientist Dr Suzanne Saffie-Siebert who spent 10 years developing a patented skincare technology, now named Good Silicon+, which apparently employs engineered silicon particles to carry combinations of active ingredients into [...]

Japan House London set to launch this summer, the first of its kind in Europe

2018-05-09T12:06:15+00:00 May 9th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Launching on 22 June 2018, Japan House will be the new London home for Japanese creativity and innovation. It will provide "authentic and surprising encounters" with the very best in art, design, gastronomy, innovation and technology, offering us a deeper appreciation of Japanese culture. Through a wide-ranging programme, Japan House London will shine a spotlight [...]

The Secrets to Success: Incredible career insights from some of the world’s leading creatives

2018-05-09T12:06:09+00:00 May 9th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Learning from experienced artists, designers and photographers to understand how they achieve their goals should be part of every creative's journey. We have to seek inspiration and ideas from those we admire if we're ever going to get ahead. These are the people who have already enjoyed lots of success and continue to be creative [...]

New Wave Clay by Tom Morris looks at the world’s most imaginative ceramicists leading the craft revival

2018-05-09T12:05:43+00:00 May 9th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

New Wave Clay is a global survey of 55 imaginative ceramicists that are leading the craft revival. The new book by Tom Morris features classically trained potters who create design-led pieces, product designers who use clay as a means of creative expression, as well as fine artists, architects, decorators, illustrators, sculptors and graphic designers. Their [...]

Clubbed: New book by Manchester’s Rick Banks celebrates a visual history of UK club culture

2018-05-09T12:05:10+00:00 May 9th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

If you were old enough to remember the heady days of the late '80s or early '90s, when clubbing was at its height, then you'll no doubt feel warm and fuzzy when you remember all the visuals that went along with it. The logos, the posters, the flyers, the photography... even the tickets, menus and [...]