This week's creative rundown 👉
A selection of creative opportunities, client leads, profile exposure, creative inspiration & more!
Hello Friday 👉 Hello Weekend! 🎉
I hope you had a great week so far! It’s currently 20 degrees outside in London (yay)!
As per usual Friday, we have you covered with a roundup of all relevant creative news, powerful opportunities, insightful resources and inspiring creative pieces that you might’ve missed this week.
Let’s take a look below 👇
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This week from Wishu 🔥
A weekly selection of opportunities for contemporary art-related competitions, prizes, exhibitions, awards, proposals, and grants for artists, writers and curators. <Access here>
October’s popular events - perfect for creatives who are looking to move further in their career, build passive income streams, learn more on how to become a winning filmmaker and more! <Access here>
Taking creative courses online is always a great way to increase creativity and learn more. There are now pretty much an endless list of online course platforms that provide numerous courses. We tried about every online platform and we’re here to report to you the list of best options available. <Access here>
This year’s 2021 Paris Fashion Week, Balenciaga’s Creative Director Demna Gvasalia partnered with The Simpsons to showcase his SS22 collection through a creative episode of the Simspons. <Access here>
In his latest project “Detached, in Harmony” Brad Walls releases a series of photographs that draw inspiration from the pandemic and 40s fashion photography. Known for his works ‘water geomaids’ and ‘pools from above’ the photographer explores the concepts of repetition and negative space in the latest project. <Access here>
When we found out that Giphy is releasing an offline aka physical book of gifs we couldn’t believe it. Well the Frame By Frame book is real and you can get one for yourself, but be quick as there are only 750 copies. The book brings the magic of animation to the static page. Inside the book, you can see the gif art of 35 international artists. <Access here>
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Sam Watkins - Video Editor & Motion Designer
Video editor and motion designer focused on creating technical explainer videos that make complex or abstract topics simple to understand. 4+ years experience cutting for brands like GlaxoSmithKline, Activision, Guinness and the London Metropolitan police as well as experience creating social media promos for Warner Brothers, Paramount, Universal and Sony Pictures.
Most talked about topics 👇
A photographer creates miniature scenes including strawberry mountains, gummy bear line-ups and cauliflower camping…continue reading.
UK agencies record marginal gender pay gap improvement but still lag behind average…continue reading.
McDonald’s rolls out ad campaign to talk up sustainability goals…continue reading.
Entries are now open for the Ad Age 2022 A-List and creativity awards…continue reading.
Tim Cook Wants Apple Devices to Be Used for Creativity, Not 'Endless, Mindless Scrolling'…continue reading.
Shubnum Khan didn’t read the fine print when she posed for photos for an “art project.” Then, her face ended up selling everything – from McDonald’s to makeup…continue reading.
Did you know that if you have a female boss, you’re more likely to have a better work-life balance? continue reading.
Did Pizza Hut Once Try to Rebrand as Pasta Hut? continue reading.