Oh, the wonderful August weather. We definitely haven’t missed the rain! But with typically unpredictable weather, comes one of nature’s most special gifts – the rainbow. Have you spotted one yet? We were inspired to create our very own spectrum of visual vibrancy, through our talent’s illustration.Continue reading “An Illustration Rainbow”
What better time than the present is there to start drawing? Whether you’ve kept a sketchbook, journal, scrapbook or a series of loose paper drawings, whether you’ve consistently doodled each day for years, sporadically added to the same (or several) different books never quite completing one, or failed to start one altogether… what follows is a list of helpful tips that I live by to spur my creativity and encourage me to keep a lively, over-used book of artistic brilliance.Continue reading “Inside My Sketchbook: Elmaz Ekrem – My Top 5 Tips”
It’s #WorldGothDay! Who else are we going to be talking about other than our favourite maverick man, Billelis?Continue reading “Behind The Scenes With Billelis”
“The piece below was originally a letter that I’d written to a former student. Since then it’s gone through a few alterations. I wanted to share it with you because it’s nearing the end of the school year, and as someone who keeps a thread to his past, I remember what it felt like to be there.
I don’t recall the specifics of why I wrote to her, but I wonder if it had to do with the uncertainties that come with being an artist, especially one who is about to graduate from school in a couple of weeks. I guess then, this letter is really an open letter to those of you who are in a similar space now.” – Marcos ChinContinue reading “An Open Letter to Art Students”
“I guess my most intense obsession is… SPACE!
I’ve always loved space and wanted to be an astrophysicist right up until I flopped my physics A Level.
But that didn’t stop me!
When’s the last time somebody told you that geek is the new chic? We want you to embrace, enjoy and indulge in your inner nerd! What better way to do that than by sharing with you our secret obsessions?
Introducing the mysterious, mythological world of Dungeons and Dragons…
NERD’s directorial tandem, Paloma of Lucas Borrás and Alicja Jasina, launched their stylishly directed hand drawn (frame by frame) 2D spot for worldwide mattress company Casper just this week.
We’re excited to reveal our animated TV spot Soaring Flavours for luxury ice cream brand London Dairy, directed by Garth Lee.
Forget what you think you know about life insurance, director Fausto Becatti has teamed up with radical new brand Indie to launch their new service aimed at young people who “live life on their terms.” Continue reading “NEWS: Fausto Becatti directs radical spot for new, youth insurance brand, Indie”
NERD’s illustrator and animation director Yibi Hu recently worked with singer/songwriter James Billett to create this thought provoking music video exploring religion and the discovery of the self.