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Arts + Culture

Class of 2013: ACAD Grad Show

As the invitation reads: “The Grad Show is a culmination of four years of studies for the 2013 graduating class of the Alberta College of Art + Design, and the looking glass into the future of the arts in Canada”. Our Grad Show concept makes

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Environment

Intelligent Futures start here

Intelligent Futures provides smart, innovative approaches to building cities and communities. This infographic was developed to help the company easily explain what it does.   Sustainability and engagement are  the core of what Intelligent Futures is about, and the many areas of its work (such as urban and strategic

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Arts + Culture

ACAD Strategic Report

The Alberta College of Art and Design has been the home of some of the most exciting voices in Canadian art and design for the past 86 years. As alumni of the school, we were especially pleased to produce its 2012 – 2020 Strategic Plan for the Future. The book lays

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Social Business

Kelly Brothers Productions

This website was a blast for us to work on for many reasons, but here are two. First, any company whose brand borrows from the powerful imagery of Russian propaganda posters is practically guaranteeing a certain degree of fun for the designers involved. Second, we got to take advantage of

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Social Business

EPIC co-work space for social innovators

EPIC is a home to social innovators in Calgary – a co-work space that facilitates collaboration to help make the world a better place. After months of hard work, co-founders Mike Bowerman and Mika Nurminen are able to celebrate its launch this week.   This

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Political

A logo case study

We thought a case study would be a great way to show you what goes on when we get the assignment of creating a new logo. We’ve written previously about how we start a branding project by learning about a client’s core identity and values,

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Arts + Culture

Radio Mysterio

You don’t know where you’ll be or what you’ll be doing when it breaks out onto the airwaves. That’s because La Radio Mysterio is a “pop-up” radio show: its airtime is random, it features surprise guest hosts and is recorded at different locations each time. Expect the unexpected with

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Community

Grow Your Good Recipient: SEA Change Nation

Back in September, we celebrated our launch by simultaneously launching our first GrowYourGood initiative. The recipient was SEA Change Nation, a social enterprise designed to transform youth into social entrepreneurs. (Read the announcement.)   SEA Change Nation needed a brand to tell the world about what it was setting out

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Political

Political Campaign Branding – Part III

With less than one week to go, the excitement is hard to contain! Here is the final instalment of our series on the Turner Campaign with a look at some examples of the materials we’ve designed for it.   As the campaign progressed, the designs

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