Ambient & Guerrilla


Ambient or Guerilla ads


Médecins Sans Frontières - Signs - Guerrilla, Hong Kong

The “MSF Orienteering Competition 2008” is an event that supports Médecins Sans Frontières’ delivering medical aids to inhospitable areas. Grey Hong Kong encouraged volunteers to participate in the event, and walk a preset route to help raise funds. Messages on the signs would read "step ten meters and save 1000 lives". Click the image to enlarge and read all details.

Grey, Hong Kong
Keith Ho : Executive Creative Director
Alexandre Koch / Buji Ng : Creative Director
Doris Leung : Art Director
Lesley Fung : Copywriter


TV3 - 'A Little Love Story' - print, New Zealand

Colenso BBDO, Auckland promotes 'A Little Love Story', a reality show following a dwarf who travels to the US in search of his true love by placing personal ads in a height to give the impression that the shows star had put them up himself.


Just what political ads need, decorative flags in dogshit. Obama Presidential Campaign.

You old gray ad-silverbacks (gasp, like me) with a longer advertising memory than five minutes will know that yes indeedy, the flags-in-dogpoop advertising media has been around for at least ten years.


TV3 "Wipe out" - Dryer stickers - ambient, New Zealand

Colenso BBDO, Auckland are having too much fun with their TV show promoting again! This time, they placed
stickers inside laundromat dryers "to give people something to look at while they waited for their washing to dry" to advertise the show "Wipeout". Funny.

Nick Worthington : Executive Creative Director
Karl W. Fleet : Deputy Creative Director
Alexander Bartleet : Creative
Daniel Nelson : Copywriter / Art Director
Account Director: Karla Fisher
Account Executive: Virginia Frankovich


Californication on Network Ten - 100% Off - ambient, Australia

Marketforce, Perth are being quite funny as they hijack some shop-windows to advertise the sexy show Californication.


Adidas - Together as one / Parade - Guerrilla, China

OMG! Watch out! It's the eight-headed man! TBWA\TEQUILA in Hong Kong created this kind of creepy "as one" shirt that engulfed an entire team, it was eight jerseys stitched together so that the standing shoulder to shoulder idea was dramatized quite literally. The two teams then "paraded" in two of the highest trafficked pedestrian streets in Hong Kong, and got a lot of press attention.


SBS Top Gear Australia - Free Parking / Street Ramps - guerrilla, Australia

Unsuspecting communters who parked their cars Melbourne’s central business district found themselves in the middle of an elaborate stunt, created by RazorJunior. Check out a film and more photographs inside.


The World Class Health Academy Surprise Ad

For the launch of World Class new flagship gym in Stockholm, caricature artists were put on strategic places via Le Bureau Stockholm, making free portraits of Saturday strollers. Unsuspectingly they received a personal hand drawn ad with an opening offer and themselves made as fit body builders. World Class gave you the ad that you save, show your friends and put up on your wall.


Cadbury Schweppes Spring Valley Smart Water - Smart Water Bar - guerrilla, Australia

"With a 2:00am lockout trial in force in Melbourne and the government accusing clubs of promoting binge drinking, we recognized and opportunity to help launch Spring Valley's new range of vitamin-infused mineral waters with an ambient idea like no other. We opened Australia's first "water only" bar. The smart water bar."

Ad agency: Lifelounge, Melbourne
Yolanda Collins : Designer


CNCF - Street kids feed on garbage - guerrilla, China

Vietnam and Mongolia both face a serious problem with street kids, "Images of them scavenging through garbage for sustenance can be seen everywhere" the release says. Now, I reckon that you'd simply see street kids digging for food in the garbage, but they get images too.