(noun) nonchalant absurdity with a dash of embarrassment.

(verb) to be shark bitten.

(adverb) in a manner that is nonchalantly absurd and embarrassing.

15 July 2011

Stephen Powers' Flights of Genius @ Ogilvy & Mather New York

[PRESS RELEASE]: Ogilvy & Mather New York and Joshua Liner Gallery unveil a series of commissioned murals by celebrated artist Stephen Powers that reinterpret the words and quotes of agency founder David Ogilvy.

Powers' bold graphic style, reminiscent of vintage advertising illustrations puts a unique emphasis on famous Ogilvy sayings and transforms them into actionable words designed to inspire the viewer. Painted in bright colors on the North stairwell of the agency’s headquarters office, the murals run from the first to the 11th floor of the office building.

The murals are being unveiled to coincide with the 100th birthday of David Ogilvy, one of the most influential and important figures in modern advertising.

13 July 2011

ELLE Studio Visit

Under The Influence @ the powerHouse Arena in DUMBO

212 Magazine, 907 Crew (UFO, SADU, DROID, Tony Bones, OZE 108 and GEN II), Ader, Antonio Kel 5MH, Alice Mizrachi, Archer, Avoid, Brian Life, CAM, Cash4, Darkclouds, Destroy Rebuild, DOMS, Don Morris, Endless Love Crew (Royce Bannon, Matt Siren, Celso, Infinity, Abe Lincoln Jr), Ellis G, Eric Jordan, FARO, Jamel Shabazz, James Blagden, James Top, Jesus Saves, Joe Conzo, John Breiner, KA, Keely, KEO, KingBee, Kosbe, Martha Cooper, Miguel Ovalle, Mike Schreiber, Moody, ONE9, Over Under, Pesu, Raid, Robots Will Kill, Rodeo, Sophia Maldonado, TMNK, Toofly, Tuxedo, URNewYork, Vanessa Chew and ViK.