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Hey Bogotá! Thanks for all those who came to our first #TDKtuesdays! It was very nice to see you! Wait for more! And, if you missed it, don’t worry! You’re more than invited to join us next Tuesday 2nd of October :) Also you can already check all interviews we had with some of the best design studios and creatives of our country in our website! Aaaan hey!, don’t miss all the nice events around Bogotá! SurCrónico expo in Diantres, Imagen-Palabra expo till Sep. 22nd, Stickers International Expo since Sep. 21st, Ligia Henao's Led Expo in La Biblioteca Nacional, among others! Just grab a friend have fun! See you in the next #TDKtuestays!! :)
— Lully Duque
Get the low down on your fav Bogotá creatives, how they started out and if they’re hiring!
El Monocromo Director and designer, Juan Pablo, loved visiting his grandfather's shop when he was young and became obsessed with store signs — believing that this is one of the things that let him into the world of design. After running El Monocromo for 8 years Juan thought it was time to evaluate and push the studio to its next level—thinking that it 'is fundamental to speculate around boundaries of design that go beyond the classic client-designer relationships and the inner workings of a studio.'
A TRES MANOS ESTUDIO & SEVER…
Camilo jumped into the creative scene at 14 when he discovered his passion for graffiti—also known as CEROKER— which led him to refine and challenge his skill through learning graphic design. Following this passion Camilo has set up a three man street art studio A TRES MANOS ESTUDIO and also delving into the branding world with SEVERO ESTUDIO. We're big fans of Camilo's amazing use of colour and the clear passion he brings to his creativity.
Yei (the oldest and the funny one), Seb (the middle and detail orientated one) and Fed (the youngest and the geekiest) joined forces to create Bastarda Type Foundry! Type Designers by trade these guys are paving the way for awesome typography in Colombia—we're loving what they're getting up to, so read on to hear how they go about their day to day and what they design landscape is like in Colombia!
Siegenthaler & Co
Oliver Siegenthaler Art director at Siegenthaler &Co was introduced to the world of design through love and loss—which put him on a journey to discover maaaaanny areas of design! Which has led him to the success of Siegenthaler & Co 😄We're loving what Oliver has to say about how they work together with their clients and also—go and check out who his design crushes are! EPIC!
We couldn't say it any better than Nicolás Cuestas Creative Director at BITÂCORA that he describes as 'a space where art and design intertwine, incubating projects, ideas, experiments, concepts and production processes that generate a colourful spectrum of results.' YAS 🙌looooving what these guys are getting up to bluring the line between art and design.
703 Design Studio
Rafaela Echeverri, Creative Director / Founder of 703 Design Studio delved into her creative side while she was young painting with her mother 🎨 Then her eye's were opened to the world of design when she popped over to Italy to study—we loved hearing Rafaela's story and think you will too! Rafaela shares with us about getting curious when while your young and the best ways to approach an internship!
Comes Cake used to be three friends that fooled around with cameras and adobe programs during college that quickly became something a bit more serious when people started paying for it. By the time they graduated they founded a company and started working from the living room in one of their homes. Now six years on, the team has grown to 12 people and have an office they very proudly decorate with framed works Comes Cake.
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EXPO Internacional De Stickers
SKINNY UNIVERSAL Calle 52 a # 27 a 28, Bogotá
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