Bert helps creative agencies to put themself on the map (positioning, communication strategy, exposure). Works for Adobe, advisory role at Adobe User Group, Creative Social, blogger, jury SpinAwards, The FWA.
The coming show at Unruly Gallery is called Pigeon Portraits: an exhibition by Adele Renault and Lisa Roze, joining forces because they share a true fascination for pigeons. Opening is next week at the gallery on Friday from 17.00 hrs – see you there!
Friday next week, Unruly Gallery opens the second solo exhibition of visual artist and graphic designer Paul Du Bois-Reymond, part of design duo Machine. Paul: “I like to combine traditional techniques with modern forms of art, like graffiti. If you think about it, the scale of a spray can and a wall is similar to a needle and paper.” Go see.
Last year, the creative collective of ex-Hyper Island students ‘The Pop Up Agency‘ did a succesfull international tour. They worked 48 hours for lots of big agencies, brands and startups. Coming Monday, they will talk about their initiative and tour, in Amsterdam. See you there?
My friends at agency ACHTUNG! just lauched their latest campaign for the introduction of the new Volkswagen Golf GTI. An interesting combination of online and offline feat. racing, street art collective KMDG, 900 liters of paint, Vliegveld Twente and filming with drones. Check out the site and also the making of video : )
My friends at Momkai just launched the new visual identity and global website for Red Bull Studios, the network of international state-of-the-art recording facilities. They developed the new website with interactive 360-degree photos and a style guide for print and video elements – as well as for the decor of the studios. Great stuff!
This week Craften Amsterdam takes place, on the craft skills in advertising. A two day conference on ‘the most well crafted campaigns of the year’ within Europe – presented by the agencies and production companies behind them. Impressive line-up, great initiative.
On the 18th of April, my friends from the FREE collective are organizing an event about motion graphics, featuring Tribal DDB Amsterdam, PostPanic and MTV Networks. Hope to see you there. But first watch the trailer they made for the event…
The NewWork crew is looking forward to this Thursday. Why? All NewWork bloggers and readers (yes, you) are invited for the NewWork Drinks! On the new year, on new work and the future too : ) We even made our own NewWork beer coasters. Join us in Cafe Kostverloren, starting 18.00 hrs!
Following last year’s first edition, we are organizing the second edition of Digital Dinner Amsterdam – where creatives from all over the world get together. For good food, cold drinks and inspiring projects by Creative Social people. The theme: What’s next & who’s next in digital? Public tickets are available via the website.
Amazing new work from my friends at PostPanic. Mischa Rozema directed Stardust, a story about the unmanned spacecraft Voyager 1. The film was triggered by the death of Dutch graphic designer Arjan Groot, who died aged 39 from cancer. The film immediately became ‘Staff Pick‘ on Vimeo.
Recently the Dutch Adobe User Group, community for creative professionals, reached 5000+ members. As their chairman, I am proud to announce our 25th event, with the best agencies from London on stage: AKQA, B-Reel London, Unit9 and The Mill. If you’re in Amsterdam the 7th of December: don’t miss it!