NY Based production company Blacklist has signed design and animation studio Golden Wolf to it’s growing roster of talent. Based in London, and now with a home on New York’s Lower East Side, Golden Wolf is known for their design-driven body of work. They specialize in 2d, 3d, Mixed Media, and Motion Graphics projects. The studio is sister company to well known design firm, ilovedust.
How fun. The Triplets of Belleville director Sylvain Chomet (part of production house th1ng) was asked to bring his signature style The Simpsons, for their iconic couch opening. This coming episode on March 9th will feature what you see below: A power outage leaves us looking at their blinking eyes. When the power comes back on, we're in a very Chomet-inspired world. How very French and lovely.
Mohr relocates from TBWA\Helsinki where he led award-winning digital campaigns for clients including adidas and helped transform TBWA\Helsinki towards true digital and innovative driven thinking
Martin (33) will lead digital creative across clients in the New York office and will report to TBWA\Chiat\Day New York’s Executive Creative Director Matt Ian. Martin joins from network agency, TBWA\Helsinki, where he was Executive Creative Director.
Softsoap has now blessed Canada with a fun interactive tool, and paranoia enhancer called Flu Tracker. In addition to seeing just how infested your area is via google maps, you can also get tips on how to avoid getting sick. Starting with tip number one: Wash your freaking hands. Really nice touch aggregating tweets from people suffering from the flu. It's a real time thing, too, so you can hopefully see when the flu is died down and it's safe to go outside again.
Anyone who works in advertising knows about David Ogilvy. He had worked as a chef, researcher, even a short stint as an amish-styled farmer, before embarking into founding his own advertising agency with only $6000 in his pocket.
It's the 100th anniversary of the first Canadian Arctic Expedition. To celebrate, The Royal Canadian Mint create commemorative coins, and an educational interactive campaign called Heart of the Arctic. or Au cœur de l’Arctique, for my Quebecois friends. The campaign is designed to get youngsters excited about the Arctic Expedition through game play. The game which can be downloaded for mobile or played on the Royal Canadian Mint's website.