is a showcase of today’s graphic design scene. A creative gallery where people share a passion for graphic art, advertising, marketing and web design. A great source of graphic design inspiration and creativity. Learn from other design talents and get inspired by the most interesting artworks from around the world.
Ontwerp.tv.is a creative agency based in Johannesburg specialized in graphic design, illustration, brand identity, web design, motion graphics and even sound design. With a name as “Ontwerp” (which means as much as “draft / layout” in Dutch and Afrikaans) it’s no wonder this agency places creative design at the forefront. For Ontwerp founder Anthony and his team, good communication is all about being passionately experimental, incorrigibly curious and roguishly technical. Founded 7 years ago, Ontwerp.tv has always mastered the balance between commercial output and what they really want to do.
Did you hear about the dyslexic lawyer who studied all year for the bra exam? Do you know the difference between roast beef and pea soup? Well, most people can roast beef! What happens when you play a country song backwards? You get your dog back, your truck and your girlfriend back! Tiger Woods is so rich that he owns lots of expensive cars. Now he has a hole-in-one. If you like these jokes, New Zealand vector illustrator Glenn Jones aka Glennz is your kinda guy. Drum roll, maestro...
On his website, French collage artist Julien Pacaud proclaims that he once was an astrophysician, professional snooker player at an international level, a hypnotist and an Esperanto teacher. He also tells he would love to time travel. Such an interesting character with such intense fiery passion for life is hard to ignore. Be prepared for a mind-blowing visual trip to Pacaud Land.
Eamo Donnelly - our new artist of the week - is an Australian based illustrator who puts this unique funny caricaturistic style in his drawings. He has worked with really big brands like CBS, Playboy, ESPN, Runners World, Rip Curl and many more. In 2009 & 2010 he was short listed for best original illustration at the Australian Desktop Create Awards. There are enough reasons to discover how he turns bright vivid colors into mind blowing illustrations.
Dubai seems to be the kind of place that people either love or hate. Some people hate the “city of gold” for its arrogance, superficiality and showing off, the big gap between the ultra rich, and the very poor. Others really love the “desert miracle” for the sun, beaches, shiny skyscrapers, no taxes, dynamic economy, creativity, opportunities and potential. Here you can discover 45 artistic impressions of the city of that grew out of the desert.
“Anger is a gift”, RATM lead singer Zack de la Rocha once told, and he made a strong point. As a creative person you need to learn to use your anger and frustrations as a source of inspiration and creative fuel. Don’t let the negativism use you. Here you can find our selection of 15 powerful artworks inspired by anger, everyday frustration, evil thoughts and stress.
Tokyo, Beijing, Hong Kong, New York, London, Moscow… within a couple of years we will certainly add Dubai to this list of the most important cities in the world. If there’s one city that can claim to be on the forefront of shaping the urban landscape of the future, it’s probably Dubai. Here you can see a creative tribute to Dubai’s skyscrapers and skyline.