We're back! The last Thursday (30th) in October and it's going to be a creative frenzy with some epic talent on show! 8-10 different speakers, 10 minutes each. Fast and frenetic.
We wanted to put on an event that was all over the place in terms of theme, something full of new talent on the creative scene, unlike anything you'd get anywhere else.
Buy tickets & rsvp here (priced £7.50) includes a beer on entry: http://www.meetup.com/gluglondon/events/211788822 (http://www.meetup.com/gluglondon/events/211788822/)
Designer and graphic artist Yoni Alter is the man behind London Live's colourful identity as well as Tate's best selling merchandise range. Yoni who had a solo exhibition at Kemistry Gallery earlier this year, is currently exhibiting his art on a 25 meter banner in Shoreditch. He'll talk about what makes him tick and will show some new work for Coca Cola.
Mariana Pestana, Xavi Llarch Font: The Decorators
Mariana Pestana and Xavi Llarch Font are two of the co-founders of The Decorators, an interdisciplinary group of practitioners working with space, designing experiences that invite people to engage with objects and places. They will talk about their practice and their thoughts on the future of collective city making.
Alex is director and co-founder of Manifest London. He will talk us through how he has built a multiple award-winning creative communications consultancy relevant for the changing shape of the media, the changing role of brands and the changing demands of their audiences.
Moritz Waldemeyer is an internationally renowned designer based in London. His work occupies a diverse range of creative spaces, from art and product design through to fashion and entertainment.
In 2004 he made his debut into the design world with an interactive chandelier for Swarovski and Ron Arad. He will run us through as select number of his fascinating creations.
Geoff Gray, Christina Pavlou - Monorex
Geoff Gray and Christina Pavlou will collectively talk about their various roles within the creative agency Monorex and its sub brands - High Rise Murals & Secret Walls.
http://monorex.com/ http://monorex.com/- @monorex (https://twitter.com/monorex)
Ben Rider is fluorescent ink obsessed print mercenary based in London. An enthusiastic image maker Ben loves the energy and potential for experimentation found in illustration and printmaking. For his talk, Ben will be discussing some of his favourite image making processes and experimental approaches to making work.
www.benrider.com (http://www.benrider.com/) - Creative ideas and working with The Print Club
Margaux is an illustrator and print maker working both independently and as a third of Animaux Circus studio, east London. She will talk you through her love of colours, inspirations and process, and share her experience of being a designer in vibrant London.
As you can see it's going to be BIG! Get your tickets quick.
Lots of love,
Ian & Nick