Junior Event // 13

How great is Thousand Pound Bend!? It's such a versatile venue. It feels like our home with all those couches and bedraggled furniture scattered about. Within this house of comfort and mirth we hosted our December event, presided over by none other than our old friend Stuart Geddes, one of Melbourne's most visually articulate and clever designers from Chase & Galley. Luckily for those who weren't there, he's sent us a copy of his ten tips in ten minutes, which you can download here. If ... Read More! »


The Monday Morning WHIP // 55

Why do you keep trying? What's the point of it all? We ask ourselves this all the time -- so don't worry, you're not alone. Even Charles Saatchi, the famed advertising genius, was once asked, "What keeps you going?" But being the genius that he is, in his infinite wisdom he replied, "Well, what's the alternative?" Need more answers? Don't worry, Stan has another... I went to the Melbourne Design Market yesterday. Made me feel genuinely proud, with so many young Melburnians following their ... Read More! »


The Interview Series // 24

Most interviews we read in magazines are shit. It's what inspires us to do what we do. That and other magazines that do brilliant interviews. Magazines like SneakerFreaker - Melbourne's very own incredibly good and culturally important international publishing success. Founded, edited and owned by the original sneaker freaker himself, Woody has built SF into a global behemoth. He's also seen his fair share of young upstarts float through his office, lived and worked overseas, moved from ... Read More! »


The Interview Series // 14 // PN7 Melbourne Special

In celebration and preparation for Portfolio Night 7 Melbourne, we got in touch with two of its greatest supporters - Nancy Vonk and Janet Kestin of Ogilvy Toronto. Not only are they responsible for Dove's 'authentic virals', Evolution and Onslaught, but they write a column for juniors called 'Ask Jancy' on ihaveanidea.org, and have used the best bits to pen a book aptly titled Pick Me. Junior: Hello Nancy and Janet! Thanks for climbing aboard the Portfolio Night 7 Melbourne special! OK, so ... Read More! »