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  • GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS: HUNGRY AND FOOLISH

    GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS: HUNGRY AND FOOLISH

    24 April 2017

    Hungry and Foolish are the latest in a wave of agencies who are shaking up the French ad scene. Here they tell us how they reinvented their business by thinking outside the box. Don't groan - this time we mean it literally. Click here to read their story.

  • EPICA ON TOUR: COPENHAGEN

    EPICA ON TOUR: COPENHAGEN

    10 April 2017

    The latest in our series of global showcases was hosted by the Danish School of Media and Journalism in Copenhagen on Thursday April 6.

  • EPICA ON TOUR: BUENOS AIRES

    EPICA ON TOUR: BUENOS AIRES

    10 April 2017

    Guests from the worlds of advertising and journalism mingled at the Epica Awards Buenos Aires Showcase on Monday evening (April 3). The event was hosted by global creative production partner Mediamonks at its brand new headquarters in the trendy district of Palermo Soho.

  • DID YOU GET AN EPICA JURY REJECTION MAIL?

    DID YOU GET AN EPICA JURY REJECTION MAIL?

    10 April 2017

    How we created engagement with a fake email reply and a rapid follow-up.

  • DESIGN PLUS: VINCENT LAMMERS, ANIMATION AMBASSADOR

    DESIGN PLUS: VINCENT LAMMERS, ANIMATION AMBASSADOR

    28 March 2017

    "My job is basically about zooming in and zooming out." This month's design column features Vincent Lammers, head of design and animation at Ambassadors in Amsterdam. He shares some career highlights and talks us through the creative process from brief to polished project.

  • GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS:
    TAHAAB RAIS (DUBAI)

    GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS:
    TAHAAB RAIS (DUBAI)

    21 March 2017

    This month's Headline Maker is a strategist, but one with considerable creative flair. Tahaab Rais, regional head of strategic planning (MENA) at FP7/McCann and regional director (MENA), McCann Truth Central, talks about the relationship between maths and imagination and tells us why taxi drivers know best.

  • EPICA ON TOUR: MILAN

    EPICA ON TOUR: MILAN

    28 February 2017

    The second edition of Advertising Takes The Stage, featuring the Epica Awards 2016 Film Winners’ Showcase, took place in Milan on Friday February 24. The event at the Ariosto Spazio cinema was organized by our Italian partner Pubblicità Italia/TVN Media Group.

  • GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS:
    PEDRO BEXIGA AND MARCELO LOURENÇO, FUEL (PORTUGAL)

    GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS:
    PEDRO BEXIGA AND MARCELO LOURENÇO, FUEL (PORTUGAL)

    21 February 2017

    This month’s Headline Makers are the creative directors of Fuel, Lisbon. Pedro Bexiga and Marcelo Lourenço are applying the rules of the golden age of Portuguese advertising to the digital era – and coming up with ads that connect.

  • CREATIVITY AND CRISIS:
    AN ADFORMATIE/EPICA
    ROUND TABLE

    CREATIVITY AND CRISIS:
    AN ADFORMATIE/EPICA
    ROUND TABLE

    14 February 2017

    What role can advertising play when the world is falling apart? Shortly after Donald Trump’s election – and in the midst of judging for the Epica awards – NILS ADRIAANS of Dutch magazine Adformatie talked to three advertising journalists, an advertising strategist and an advertising thinker to find out.