An Escapekit is a ticket from job to job in the industry I work in. Join me on my journey to find work that I wish I put in my kit and share the work you put in yours.
2013 National Geographic contest
Every year National Geographic holds their annual contest looking for the best photo’s from around the world. With well over 1,000 entries already submitted here’s a few of my favourites.
(Source: National Geographic)
Mission Above All Else: LIVESTRONG Foundation 2012 Annual Report
Advertising agency Proclamation has designed the organization’s 2012 annual report which visually communicates the layered experience of having cancer. By layering different textures and patterns with bold colors and complex language, our design captures the emotional journey from diagnosis to treatment to friends and family support and LIVESTRONG’s assistance.
Diminish and Ascend: An Infinite Staircase
Artist David McCracken has created this piece which is currently on view at this year’s annual Sculpture by the Sea in Bondi, Australia. The welded aluminum stairsteps appear to create an infinite path into the sky, depending on the angle and/or the presence of clouds.
Volvo Trucks - The Epic Split feat. Van Damme (live test 5)
Volvo’s recent campaign is a series of live interesting tests showcasing their new trucks capabilities. The video above is the arguably the best of the series, but to be fair you can view the rest of the series right here.
Russian Skull paintings
Russian artist Sasha Vinogradova explores different styles of traditional Russian folk painting using skulls as canvas.
A new tumblr that juxtaposes old and new, incorporating the famous Swoosh into a myriad of classical paintings.
Mexican based design studio Face. has created Identity, Stationery, Web Design and Development for a real estate consulting company based in Monterrey, Mexico.
Created by New York-based artist Shanti Grumbine, the project is a series of visually complex newspaper cuts that alter printed media and current events through intricate hand-carvings.
Find a home here
Canadian charitable organization RainCity Housing provides to the homeless housing and support services. As a way to raise awareness, the organization engaged the help of ad agency Spring Advertising to create two special park bench installations that double as ads.
Squat to ride
To get people in the Olympic spirit, for the upcoming Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics in Russia, Moscow city officials have set up Squat vending machines at its subway stations. Riders are offered a free fare if they complete 30 squats.
Interesting idea, and make sure to turn on the CC’s for the video.
La Table de Pique Nique
Designed by French artist Benedetto Bufalino, the giant picnic table looks just like the real thing but at a much larger scale, standing six and a half feet tall.
Bravo companies latest work to rebrand Sopra, an Italian restaurant, for their Singapore outlet.
Denver based artist Joseph Martinez works with matches boxes as his favourite media for oil paintings. The richness of details in these tiny pieces are unbelievable.
The Jig Is Up
- Kendrick Lamar
- The Rose That Grew From The Concrete
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Coffee House London
Ukraine based design studio Reynolds and Reyner created the new identity for this coffee shop based on the culture and themes of London, combining the heritage of coffee drinks with the distinctive, one-of-a-kind pleasures of London House coffees.