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What’s good GC? Everything, that’s what! Be at Griffith Uni for #TDKtuesdays March where we will be screening The Happy Film by Stefan Sagmeister. Jump on the TDK site and read the interview with our friends The Sunday Co., before jumping across to the jobs board to see what’s poppin’ over there. The next two weeks are choc-a-block with exhibitions and arty stuff, so if that’s your jam, you’re laughing!

Good reads from TDK friends

A list of recommended articles that you might like

From Banking to Design—Olivier Adam, Shillington New York Graduate

Olivier Adam was enjoying a super successful banking career, but “all [the] perks couldn’t fill the emptiness [he] felt from not knowing why [he] was getting up in the morning.” He always loved design and creativity, so he quit his job and decided to study at Shillington. Read on…
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EP67 with Jordan Stokes Design and Passion

In this episode, we spoke with Jordan Stokes, Design Director at Born and Raised. We spoke about Jord's extensive stint doing internships back in the UK (Flyn goes on a short rant) about this, before talking about his experiences at some amazing studios in the UK including The Case and Music, Ridi…
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Pissfart Records' Video Series

If you're an avid garage rock enthusiast then you may already be aware of Pissfart Records. For the last 5 or so years they (by which I mainly mean Adam who runs the show) have been recording, releasing and promoting a bloody multitude of top bands. One of the more obvious bands of note would be Dru…
Visit australianinfront.com.au

Shillington Blog

It’s amazing how our graduates carve out all sorts of unexpected and interesting careers. Part-time Shillington Sydney graduate Johanna Scott is no exception. Johanna already had a super impressive (international!) communications career, but decided to upskill at Shillington to develop new technical skills, learn design thinking and prepare to launch a brand new venture. And just over a year ago, she founded Make Do Co., which helps build businesses that matter.

Visit shillingtondesignblog.com

19 Karen Contemporary Artspace

We showcase bold new art by emerging, mid-career & established Australian and International artists. Our exhibitions rotate 5-6 times a year, ranging in style and genre from pop culture, surrealism, realism, street art, abstraction and to the still undefined.

Visit 19karen.com.au

By: SUPER Limited D*Face VNA Issue 10. | Canoe Inc

[…] VNA team are giving them away as prizes. All you gotta do to get your mits on them is head over to HERE, and leave an entertaining comment on the […]…
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Do you froth uncontrollably at the sight of a well-formed ampersand, or stop on the freeway to photograph a vintage sign? Do you freak out your friends when you fondle letterpress wedding stationery just that little bit too long? It's OK. We understand.

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The Australian Graphic Design Association (AGDA) is the national organisation for professional graphic designers. It was founded in 1988 to facilitate the advancement of the graphic design profession in Australia.

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Avoiding logo-centric design

The market for logo-centric / logo-only solutions continues to grow. It is evident in the rise of 99Designs, off-the-shelf products and market places. The way isolated logos are treated with such reverence online and rendered to the nth degree. The celebration of grid, guide and golden ratio based p…
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(SYD) Semi Permanent 2018 (60% Off for Shillington Graduates)

Semi Permanent is a global creative and design thinking platform. Over 15 years, they’ve established a community of over 400,000 people and a network of over 800 speakers and artists. In the first lineup announcement, Godfrey Dadich, Tinker Hatfield (NIKE Air Jordan designer), Paula Scher (…
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Spotlight: Rachel Service

The post Spotlight: Rachel Service appeared first on WAREHOUSE No.5.
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Our 10 Favourite Japanese Creatives

Have you been keeping up with our Studio series? So far we’ve shared our 10 Favourite Irish Creatives, 10 Favourite Italian Creatives and Our 6 Favourite Brazilian Design Studios. For this feature we’ve turned the spotlight on the enchanting country of Japan to share 10 studios that we&…
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