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  • July 2 2020 10:54

    Today Amazon Prime Day 2020: The best Prime Day deals for artists and designers

    Everything you need to know about Amazon Prime Day 2020. www.creativebloq.com

  • July 2 2020 10:27

    Today Get started with Flame Painter

    Learn the basics of digital art software, Flame Painter. www.creativebloq.com

  • July 2 2020 10:17

    Today Creative network Fuse is pushing for inclusivity in the creative industries

    A year after founding Manchester-based creative network Fuse, designer Jaheed Hussain is expanding its horizons and striving for representation further afield The post Creative network Fuse is pushing for inclusivity in the creative industries appeared first on Creative Review. www.creativereview.co.uk

  • July 2 2020 10:11

    Today Creative Futures Revisited: Kate Moross

    As part of our 40th birthday celebrations, CR is revisiting the alumni from our Creative Futures scheme, which ran for nearly 30 years. Here, designer Kate Moross, featured in 2008, takes us through their career to date The post Creative Futures Revisited: Kate Moross appeared first on Creative Revi... www.creativereview.co.uk

  • July 2 2020 10:04

    Today Creative Heroes: Annie Atkins

    Annie Atkins’ work for movie directors such as Wes Anderson and Steven Spielberg has demonstrated the rich opportunities for graphic designers in film. As part of our Creative Heroes series for our 40th birthday, Atkins talks us through her career The post Creative Heroes: Annie Atkins appeared firs... www.creativereview.co.uk

  • July 2 2020 9:10

    Today Libresse’s new ad is a rallying cry for every woman’s story to be heard

    Directed by award-winning director Nisha Ganatra, the feminine hygiene brand’s latest spot uses a mish-mash of film and animation to reveal the messy and little discussed reality of women’s health – from miscarriage to menopause The post Libresse’s new ad is a rallying cry for every woman’s story to... www.creativereview.co.uk

  • July 2 2020 9:00

    Today This $2,500 ventilator is a masterclass in designing for the COVID-19 era

    We thought that talk of ventilator shortages was done in the U.S., that we’d powered through peak demand from COVID-19 patients with some clever hacks. Now in places like Houston, where COVID-19 is spiking while hospitals reach capacity, that might not be the case. Ventilator shortages are a real is... www.fastcompany.com

  • July 2 2020 8:08

    Today The best camera phones in 2020

    Perfect your photos with the best camera phones money can buy. www.creativebloq.com

  • July 2 2020 8:00

    Today Airports can be a petri dish for COVID-19. Now you can get a test on-site

    Of the many causes and culprits behind the global spread of COVID-19, the international airport is probably the easiest to blame. As an open portal to almost anywhere in the world, the airport is both the way in and the way out for highly contagious diseases. Now, airports are beginning to try to cu... www.fastcompany.com

  • July 2 2020 7:42

    Today The best Huion drawing tablet in 2020

    In the market for a new Huion drawing tablet? We've got you covered. www.creativebloq.com

  • July 2 2020 7:25

    Today Innocent Drinks' new rebrand is hilariously bad

    Fortunately, that's the joke. www.creativebloq.com

  • July 2 2020 7:00

    Today Do you live in a COVID-19 hotspot? Harvard created a simple map that will tell you

    How likely are you to contract COVID-19? That’s a complicated question with a lot of variables. Trying to get insight into your personal risk involves parsing state and county data on rates of infection, hospitalizations, and deaths. But now there’s a tool that can help you cut through all the noise... www.fastcompany.com

  • July 1 2020 16:05

    Bodyform's new ad breaks a ton of taboos (and we love it)

    Emotive new campaign shows various sides of womanhood. www.creativebloq.com

  • July 1 2020 15:11

    Banned bike ad offends (almost) no one

    Vanmoof's ad calls out cars. www.creativebloq.com

  • July 1 2020 14:32

    Create incredible 2D and 3D animated characters

    Master the art of human character modelling. www.creativebloq.com

  • July 1 2020 13:39

    Unmissable Adobe Creative Cloud deal: Get all your favourite creative apps for less

    Hurry, offer ends soon (EMEA only). www.creativebloq.com

  • July 1 2020 13:34

    Download Adobe After Effects: How to try After Effects for free or with Creative Cloud

    Want to download Adobe After Effects for free, or as part of a subscription? Here's how. www.creativebloq.com

  • July 1 2020 11:15

    There are five rules of flag design. Mississippi’s new flag already breaks one of them

    Mississippi’s state flag had cast a long shadow. In 1894—nearly 30 years after the Confederacy lost the Civil War—it adopted a flag with the Confederate battle emblem. And for 126 years, it flew as a state-sanctioned symbol associated with racism and oppression. But in an historic first for... www.fastcompany.com

  • July 1 2020 10:53

    Manchester venue The Factory is opening up a virtual version in Fortnite

    As Manchester International Festival prepares to open new venue The Factory, it’s giving people the chance to virtually tour the OMA-designed building, which is being recreated on an island inside Fortnite Creative The post Manchester venue The Factory is opening up a virtual version in Fortnite app... www.creativereview.co.uk

  • July 1 2020 10:51

    Creative Futures Revisited: David Pearson

    As part of our 40th birthday celebrations, CR is revisiting the alumni from our Creative Futures scheme, which ran for nearly 30 years. Here, we chat with designer David Pearson, an alumnus featured on Creative Futures back in 2005 The post Creative Futures Revisited: David Pearson appeared first on... www.creativereview.co.uk

  • July 1 2020 10:46

    Creative Heroes: Tyler Mitchell

    Tyler Mitchell is renowned for his captivating film and photography work. Here, as part of our Creative Heroes series for our 40th birthday celebrations, Mitchell talks to us about his career milestones and his journey so far The post Creative Heroes: Tyler Mitchell appeared first on Creative Review... www.creativereview.co.uk

  • July 1 2020 10:26

    Kanye West reimagines e-commerce with immersive new Yeezy site

    SHOWstudio's Nick Knight has worked with the musician to redesign the Yeezy Supply site for a more personal shopping experience, with features including real-life models who will try on outfits for you and waiting rooms for the latest product drops The post Kanye West reimagines e-commerce with imme... www.creativereview.co.uk

  • July 1 2020 9:00

    Remember Brandless, the Amazon alternative that crashed and burned? It’s back!

    In yet another bizarre twist in its short history, Brandless is coming back to life. The tech darling launched in 2017 with the goal of creating an alternative to brand-name household products; it raised nearly $300 million and became beloved for its sleek branding and streamlined pricing. Then, in... www.fastcompany.com

  • July 1 2020 8:00

    This NASA-developed tech turns billboards into air purifiers

    Newly installed banners at the Guggenheim Bilbao and around its home city of Bilbao, Spain, have been treated with a special coating called Pureti Print, which turns them into air purifiers. The treatment is based on photocatalysis, a natural process with an air purifying effect similar to that of t... www.fastcompany.com

  • July 1 2020 7:00

    These gloves let you ‘hear’ sign language

    An estimated half a million Americans with hearing impairments use American Sign Language (ASL) every day. But ASL has one shortcoming: While it allows people who are deaf to communicate with one another, it doesn’t enable dialogue between the hearing and the nonhearing. [Photo: Jun Chen Lab/UCLA]Re... www.fastcompany.com

  • July 1 2020 6:00

    Forget telehealth. The future of medicine could be drive-through doctors

    Architecture firm NBBJ has come up with a new concept that could reduce the risk of contamination for patients visiting hospitals: a drive-through medical clinic. While there have been plenty of drive-through testing facilities for those exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19, a full care unit where doctor... www.fastcompany.com

  • June 30 2020 10:17

    Rachel Hess adopts an experimental approach for her designs

    The creative enjoys playing with form, colour, space and typography in her illustrations and designs, and applies this approach to client and personal work The post Rachel Hess adopts an experimental approach for her designs appeared first on Creative Review. www.creativereview.co.uk

  • June 30 2020 10:00

    This beach chair is so well designed, you’ll happily drop $200 on it

    As the pandemic stretches into the summer, my family has been exploring beaches and ponds in the Boston area. Spending hours perched in the sand has underscored the importance of a good chair, which is surprisingly hard to find. But a new direct-to-consumer startup called Sunflow has redesigned the... www.fastcompany.com

  • June 30 2020 9:35

    Aux zine keeps prisoners thinking creatively

    Prison-affiliated music label InHouse Records took on the challenge of launching a zine during lockdown, with the aim of keeping prisoners engaged and educated in a period of uncertainty The post Aux zine keeps prisoners thinking creatively appeared first on Creative Review. www.creativereview.co.uk

  • June 30 2020 9:00

    One of America’s most prestigious design organizations shuts down amid allegations of racism

    Last week, the Type Directors Club, one of the most exclusive and prestigious professional design organizations in the United States, announced that it would shut down. The announcement came just two days after board member Juan Villanueva accused the Club of being “a racist organization” and submit... www.fastcompany.com