Airport inspiration - European creatives seem to travel a lot.
Two sets of posters executing the same idea.
Adland - all the adnews not fit to print.
Creatives in advertising agencies fall into 7 categories. We know who you are. Do you?
You have worked in the same agency for 8 years. You remember the good old days, when clients actually bought your work. You occasionally get to produce a campaign of in-store shelf wobblers for dishwasher detergent. You have work in your book for a beer campaign from 4 and a half years ago that won you a pewter tankard award from Brewer's Monthly magazine. You sweat cynicism. You wear permanent 'shit happens' sucked-in lips. Your eyes are glazed over due to excessive confidence-crises.
Someone scanned this from Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and all of adlist hasn't stopped laughing since we saw it. If there was ever a time one should photoshop items into a different color, this would be it.
The School of Communication Arts lasted from 1985 to 1995 before Gillard retired, I went to that school in 1994 and like the other ex-pupils of Gillard, I'll never forget what he taught us. -- Dabitch
" John Gillard taught me more than I know."
-- Graham Fink.
Other peoples heroes are always disappointing.
John Gillard founder and principal of the School of Communication Arts, may possibly appreciate the aphoristic tang of that opening sentence.
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