MTV Networks International is unveiling its latest raft of idents, after commissioning 48 designers to create 170 new art breaks for MTV’s 41 channels. Under an ‘open and free’ brief, the artists have used many techniques to create the idents, including puppet animations, claymation, Flash animation, mixed-media, pixellation, hand-drawn animations and live action. The only stipulation was that all creative work had to display an MTV logo. Pictured, Once we were penguins by Andreas Paleologos and Cytoplasme by David Gautier.
As we approach the most wonderful time of the year, we ask creative directors what gift someone should buy a designer for Christmas.
The digital design consultancy has appointed a new head, who will oversee its six global offices and lead on growing the business in size and helping it make more money.
Send us photos of your offices decorated for Christmas, and we’ll be publishing a selection of the best ones next week.
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