Meet the Superhumans

Meet the Superhumans

2nd August 2012

As well as the Olympics, we have the Paralympics, which is always a joy to watch. It is incredible to see the athletes constantly push themselves and overcome any obstacle thrown at them. Channel 4 are showing the Paralympics from the 29th of August to the 9th of September. 4creative have produced an incredibly powerful […]

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Engaging

Engaging

31st July 2012

When the torch relay came to Kew my daughters were there. As Samsung and Lloyds representatives handed out flags, clappers and ribbons the girls waved and bashed their handouts in sheer joy of the torch soon to arrive.Then the Coca-Cola truck came by – reminding them of the drink only allowed as a treat now […]

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Design Laps

Design Laps

26th July 2012

They say, ‘What goes around, comes around.’ and this seems quite true for the world of design and motorsport. Surfacing on Nick’s desk recently, the beautiful 1986 Austrian Grand Prix leaflet alongside a rather identical angled 2012 Singapore Grand Prix version.

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The Great and the Goodwood

The Great and the Goodwood

13th July 2012

The sun held out on the last day to create a truly ‘glorious’ Goodwood Festival of Speed 2012. Beautiful cars were driven as nature intended and the usual eclectic mix of die-hard petrol heads rubbing shoulders with young bronzed champagne-fuelled ladies.

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A Taste of Essex

A Taste of Essex

11th July 2012

At the end of last year, some of us were lucky enough to have been invited out to deepest Essex by Jamie Oliver and his team to help kick-off the creation of his new book, ‘Jamie’s 15-Minute Meals’. We had a fantastic few days sampling some of the dishes cooked by Jamie whilst brainstorming, sketching […]

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New Designers Show

New Designers Show

9th July 2012

This weekend I was lucky enough to have a look around the New Designers Show held at the Business Design Centre in Islington, where graduate designers are given a national platform to show off their portfolios, network and share ideas with designers from other disciplines. Taking place over two weeks, with nine distinct design zones […]

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Fit at Central Saint Martin

Fit at Central Saint Martin

3rd July 2012

Inspired Posters by Contemporary British-based Graphic Designers at Central Saint Martin.

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Art & Wheels

Art & Wheels

22nd June 2012

Our favourite subjects, great works by D.S.C. aka DeathSprayCustom. See more at: DSC website | DSC works

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A Royal Rehearsal

A Royal Rehearsal

1st June 2012

The Queen’s 60th Jubilee celebrations fall this weekend so the Royal Horse Guards were out en masse for their final rehearsals. Practising formations in the sand tracks of Hyde park this morning, the size, power, dust (and smell) were quite magnificent. Good luck chaps, do your country proud.  

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Charred & Scruffed (Soaked & Smoked)

23rd May 2012
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State of the Art

State of the Art

20th April 2012

Our esteemed Creative Director Nigel Gray is definitely of the old school. Put more fairly he’s uncomfortable with technology. He’s not the only one of course, it takes a particular kind of person to actually enjoy working with computers and that delight doesn’t always exist in the creative brain. So how does the classically trained […]

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Al Riwaq + Alwan 338

Al Riwaq + Alwan 338

20th April 2012

Coinciding with the 2012 Bahrain Grand Prix is Alwan 338, a month-long arts festival introducing Bahrain’s up and coming generation of conceptual artists. Exploring the possibilities generated by placing art in the public space, the event is centered around three key locations: Local gallery Al Riwaq, Bohemia – a vacant building in the heart of Adliya, […]

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Triple Decker

Triple Decker

11th April 2012

My long time friend David Loftus launched his very own cookbook ‘Around the World in 80 dishes’. What is very special about David is that he is a photographer who has such a creative eye that he not only makes food and its surrounding look stunning, but captures the story behind the food at the […]

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The Transformers

The Transformers

2nd April 2012

We all had a great time at the Transform awards. It has taken a while to get the old photos out, and delete most of them for being too blurry, dark or everyone having evil eyes, but here you go. Well done team.

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Samawat this morning

Samawat this morning

12th March 2012

Arriving in Riyadh this morning, I was greeted by an amazing sight, the sun’s rise over the desert creating a gold to purple vista. How very special and different to leaving London on Sunday night. The world is, indeed, a diverse place.

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Transform Awards: Interstate talk about their nomination

27th February 2012
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On our Best Behaviour

On our Best Behaviour

22nd February 2012

Joe from Clear Blue Productions popped by our studio on Monday to film the team behind the Vertere branding project. We have been shortlisted for a Transform Award in two categories ‘best rebrand in the media and telecommunications sector’ and ‘best overall visual identity’. We are very excited to be shortlisted and it was fun […]

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Golden Cage

Golden Cage

3rd February 2012

[iframe: width=”420″ height=”315″ src=”http://www.youtube.com/embed/Y78FztTd414″ frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen] While browsing through Kiosk Design‘s blog today, I came across a charming illustrated music video for a band called ‘The Whitest Boy Alive’. The video is illustrated by LA based Geoff McFetridge. I love how beautifully simple the illustration style seems, but it is also very surreal in parts, […]

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W11 Wheels

W11 Wheels

19th January 2012

Aside from London Taxis, Range Rovers, and Mini Coopers, Notting Hill has some beautiful examples of classic, quirky and exotic cars. For a car lover, it’s a great place to stroll around.

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Words Words Words

Words Words Words

16th January 2012

The start of a new year and Selfridges kicks off 2012 with a brand new store-wide initiative: Words Words Words. Celebrating the beauty of words, the joy of writing and the art of conversation. Appearing in all parts of Selfridges from the much-anticipated window displays to the exciting program of in-store events, the concept celebrates […]

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