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Storytelling matters: why we made creatives.new
Advice for creatives April 7, 2021
Storytelling matters: why we made creatives.new

Let’s turn the tide with tech that recognises your talent. Whatever medium you use; illustration, photography, art direction, retouching, ultimately...

Bus Response: Dougie Wallace documents the spirit of Pandemic London
Interviews March 5, 2021
Bus Response: Dougie Wallace documents the spirit of Pandemic London

Having seen a lot of work on the subject of the pandemic, in particular highlighting the emptiness and a lack...

Mimi Mollica lights the way back to a pre-pandemic way of life, in East London Up Close
Interviews March 4, 2021
Mimi Mollica lights the way back to a pre-pandemic way of life, in East London Up Close

Above all else, the arts and culture have given many of us solace in the drawn out days of lockdown,...

I call it the Grand Reveal. Cathrin Machin shares TikTok tips!
Interviews February 24, 2021
I call it the Grand Reveal. Cathrin Machin shares TikTok tips!

Cathrin Machin is one of Australia’s fastest growing contemporary artists, with a reputation for boldly engaging the primal questions of...

10 creatives you should be following on TikTok right now
Creative News February 18, 2021
10 creatives you should be following on TikTok right now

TikTok, once the birthplace to every viral dance craze to storm the internet has, over the past year or so,...

Slow to get on Instagram? Well TikTok, time’s running out again
Interviews February 18, 2021
Slow to get on Instagram? Well TikTok, time’s running out again

Rosa Kusabbi is an emerging artist who works in digital illustration and traditional print techniques, and has generated great online...