Les Trois Baudets

The Three Donkeys is a music venue in Pigalle which was created in the late 1940s by Jacques Canetti, to fill the absence of Parisian venues where young artists, mostly unknown, could easily perform in front of an audience. This is a poster that is [...]

Published on Oct 14, 2014 at 8:19 pm.
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Antique Monograms.


Recently been admiring a book on Antique Monograms. [...]

Published on Apr 02, 2014 at 10:15 pm.
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Pulp. Part 2 (Non-fiction)

Been doing some branding for Paris eCigarette retailer Sunny Smoker.

This is a part of the product lanch for their new brand- PULP Liquid

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Pulp. Part 1 (Fiction)

This looks good. An exhibition running from today until Sunday about the art of Pulp fiction/trash novels. [...]



Amazing India

‘Macho Male Innerwear’. Now if that isn’t an oxymoron of the highest order I don’t know what is… [...]



Bruce Lee

Recently discovered the work of Bernard Pras while hanging out in the Mediathèque in Vincennes… like one does. He makes some nice 3D sculptures. This one is called Bruce Lee (2006) [...]

Published on Jan 31, 2014 at 5:53 pm.
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Venus in Furs

I love this poster for Roman Polanski’s most recent film- La venus a la fourrure (Venus in Furs). [...]

Published on Nov 30, 2013 at 11:00 pm.
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Au Revoir Motion Boutique

Goodbye Motion Boutique. It was very nice meeting you and sharing the office for the last 3 years. [...]

Published on Sep 27, 2013 at 5:52 pm.
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Word association

Call me anal if you like but I would have thought it not too big a deal to check what the name you have chosen to market kids’ confectionary means in other languages. [...]

Published on Sep 23, 2013 at 12:50 pm.
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Downtown Showdown

Really good to see illustration making a comeback in ads . This is a beautifully executed vector piece for the Vans Skate-off Showdown thingy in Paris this coming weekend- Aug 31st. [...]

Published on Aug 29, 2013 at 1:26 am.
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Op Art Loveliness

Reminiscent of Bridget Reilly at her  best, these marvellous examples of Op Art ads for the new season at the Théâtre de La Ville have been popping up around the Paris Metro recently.

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Art Director for hire.

Orangegodd IS Craftyfish. [...]



When time becomes a loop

I really love this. [...]

Published on May 30, 2013 at 5:11 pm.
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Origami and Unicorns

Two logos. Two years apart. Different Designers. Similar result.

While perusing the quite wonderful site Brand New, (like one does in order to stay ahead in this game), I came across this new(ish) identity from Landor. (logo #1) [...]

Published on Mar 02, 2013 at 6:02 pm.
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Parisian street art

Almost every day my cycle route takes me through the heart of the 19th and 20th arrondissements. From Blvd Ménilmontant via Blvds Belleville and Villette on towards Stalingrad via Jaurès, this is not a place for the faint of heart. [...]

Published on Dec 03, 2012 at 11:15 am.
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Tell me how you like it

Just in case anyone thought that I wasn’t keeping my eye in recently, I post for your enjoyment an experimental typography project that until recently remained 1’s and 0’s and seemed destined to live forever in the dark recesses of Binary Land. [...]

Published on Nov 26, 2012 at 2:41 am.
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Photoshop montage loveliness

Always nice to see some really well done Photoshop montage shizzle. This is a great example for the  upcoming Canal Plus docufiction (!) ‘Paris, La ville a remonter le temps’. [...]

Published on Oct 02, 2012 at 3:44 pm.
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Shu-Shak

There seems to be something in the air recently! Another logo project, this time for a high fashion boutique selling shoes and accessories for the discerning lady. [...]

Published on May 31, 2012 at 10:44 am.
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Grid heaven

I don’t know about you but I just had a flashback to 1984!

When, for experimentations sake I overlaid some grid combinations that I had concocted for my current web project it took me back down memory lane. [...]

Published on May 16, 2012 at 8:24 pm.
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Love that logo

Just a little detail from from a recent project I was working on for one of those large global corporations that supply you with all the consumer products you love. You know the one. It’s BIG! Hair, shaving, beauty, laundry etc etc. [...]

Published on Apr 20, 2012 at 6:03 pm.
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