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Get the low down on your fav Madrid creatives, how they started out and if they’re hiring!
We recently had a chat with Fagerström Creative Director Puli Arancibia. Puli gives us a lovely insight into her university years and her day-to-day at Fagerström, plus we discuss internships, hobbies and explore valuable ideas and advice for students starting out.
Half & Twice
Paloma, the super woman behind Half & Twice, has her fingers in all the pies. As she says "life is short", you may as well get involved in all of the things! Paloma is one of those wonderful people who believe in helping others out on their journey— it's great that she finds it invaluable to her own practice.
A stolen bag from a german train station sparked the beginning of a studio—after an amazing journey, Dani and Pablo started up Koln Studio. With beautiful experimental typography and true tenacity Dani and Pablo are big believers of working hard to make your dreams come true. Read on for more details on their awesome journey and the studios they've been inspired by.
Teta & Teta
Oh Maria, she's truly put a fire in our bellies with her passion, activism and amazing words of wisdom! Maria has two companies—Molaría, where she works as creative director and creates powerful ideas and loves it when ideas surprise her. She also runs Teta & Teta, a creative co-working space with their own free the nipple brand! Maria showed us this empowering video, that she's even talking to Zuckerberg about! Lazer tits power! ⚡️?⚡️
Check out the industry standard of work in Madrid - how it is shot, what do they present?
Our top picks for recommended articles, blogs and companies in Madrid.
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.
On the Grid
On the Grid is a user-friendly guide curated by talented local designers who want to share exceptional places in their neighborhood with the rest of the world. On the Grid was created by Hyperakt, a design agency based in Brooklyn.
Creative Mornings Madri…
CreativeMornings is a monthly breakfast lecture series for creative types. Each event is free of charge, and includes a 20 minute talk, plus coffee!
Plants VS Planters
I’m just going to buy myself a set of these gorgeous Plant vs Planters prints by Alberto Cerriteno so that I don’t have to feel so guilty about killing all our real plants.
Jed Heuer takes used, found, or discarded lamps and combines them with various elements to create new functional sculptures. Each lamp is a one-of-a-kind piece that’s been constructed by hand using a combination of lamps, lamp parts, shades, bulbs, light sources or other materials. See them all on his website.
Notes to Myself
Created by Brendan Dawes, Notes to Myself acts as creative inspiration and interruption through a notebook, poster and pencils. The notebook features a selection of thoughts on making things, together with places for you to make it your own using the spaces in-between and the code-made grids. The three pencils — made in New York City and stamped in gold foil (…)
Fruit Stickers T-Shirt
Fruit Stickers is a virtual scrapbook of those vibrant, colourful stickers you find on the sides of fruits and vegetables in local markets all over the globe, archived on Instagram. Put together by London based collector, designer and curator Kelly Angood, who is launching a collaborative T-shirt project with Everpress, featuring some (…)
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