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IGNITE! 2010 Design Graduate Awards – Part 2

IGNITE! 2010 Design Graduate Awards – Part 2

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IGNITE! Design Graduate Awards 2010 – Part 1

Congratulations to everyone who entered the IGNITE! Design Graduate awards. We are again throughly impressed by the depth of talent from Australian Design Graduates. Unfortunately, last year’s competition was hindered by technical issues, which meant we could not receive everybody’s entries. So to be fair…

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The Australia Project Federation Square Exhibition

After recent exhibition successes interstate, the Australian Project has come home to Melbourne once again. The new exhibition will be taking place a Federation Square to coincide with Australia Day. I highly recommend this great exhibition so if your in Federation Square anytime soon take…

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Blasted Church, Explosively Great Packaging Design

I’ve been a big fan of Blasted Church for a while now – not so much for the wine itself, but for the power of the packaging design. I first came across the brand whilst researching our Report into Trends in Brand Visual Language last…

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The Suncorp brand can turn adversity to advantage

South-east Queensland remains in crisis with thousands of homes and businesses inundated by rising floodwaters. As of 13/1 the death toll from three weeks of heavy rain and flooding has reached 22, with more than 40 people still missing. When the floods eventually ease and…

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New Year Madness, Truly Deeply

Starting back after the Christmas/New Year’s break is always tough, looks like Timbo, one of Truly Deeply’s tough-nut design superstar’s has cracked on day three.

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Win the Window – An adidas Originals Brand Gesture

Adidas Originals in Australia are running this sweet brand gesture campaign – Win the Window – which blows the concept of window shopping through the roof.

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Advertising as Creative Brand Communications

Brand-Storytelling in Advertising. Working for a brand identity agency in Melbourne I come across many impressive (and not so impressive) advertising campaigns and tend to collect them until such time they’re good to post – this little collection is no exception.

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Why Colour is Important in Branding

Last week I was interviewed for an article on the importance of colour in brand design. Written by Luke Telford for business advice site Net.com.au with small business customers in mind, the article gives a nice overview of the subject and is well worth the…

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Never Say No to Panda – Brand Communications Gold

Brand Communication Gold. One of my favorite campaigns that I came across just before Christmas and thought it a ripper way to break the back to work blues. Check the vids after the jump – too funny.

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