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Get the low down on your fav Helsinki creatives, how they started out and if they’re hiring!
Kallan & Co
Pushing pixels, planning video games and taking photo's of his mates Skateboarding, Hannu Koho of Kallan & Co, got his design wheels turning at an early age. With a strong affirmation for 'digital first', it's exciting to see what these guys are bringing to the design world ?
Keep an eye on what Double Happiness are up to! We had a chat with Antti Grundstén who filled us in on how he got started, some lessons he's learn along the way and how he learnt the skills he needed to start up Double Happiness (and perhaps some things he wished he'd learnt along the way too).
Got to meet and hang in an underground bunker with the awesome folks from Bond! We've been long time admirers of what these guys have been doing and feeling super luck to chat with Jesper, founder and designer at Bond. With Helvetica blocks hung above his crib—Jesper was destined to be a designer, but read on to see/hear the amazing things he's done with Bond!
Check out the industry standard of work in Helsinki - how it is shot, what do they present?
Our top picks for recommended articles, blogs and companies in Helsinki.
The Green Light List
The Green Light is a list of companies who treat their junior workforce fairly, crowd-sourced from the interns, graduates and juniors who have worked there.
Neon Moiré is a curated event guide of the world's most interesting design conferences and events on our digitized world. The agenda will focus on graphic, typography and interaction design conferences, not to forget design film festivals and an overview of the top design summer schools.
Creative Mornings Helsi…
CreativeMornings is a monthly breakfast lecture series for creative types. Each event is free of charge, and includes a 20 minute talk, plus coffee!
Paris based Studio Fables designed a series of animations to promote the Grolsch brewery on the EP7 building facade and on social networks for the first Grolsch Explore event. Head over to their website to see it in motion.
Future of Branding Week…
Find out the latest approaches to brand strategy used in the award-winning creative agencies in London. Explore how companies can express themselves using new channels and evolving technologies and what is the key to future-proofing a brand.
Glasgow International S…
The design studio behind the new Glasgow International 2018 branding (Cause & Effect) have created a limited edition run of four colourful screen prints.
Clubbed: a visual histo…
Clubbed: a visual history of UK club culture celebrates the best graphic design in UK clubs. The book put together by Rick Banks (a.k.a. Face37) features logos, posters, photography, stickers, tickets, menus, cover art, signage, lanyards, fonts and, yes, flyers from the last 35 years. The deluxe hardback features a (…)
This weeks playlist was put together by Abdullah Shakur an artist working with the mediums of design and photography showing a raw view of life in America. Make sure to follow him on Instagram.
Salt Lake City
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