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  • CREATIVE CITIES: CANNES

    CREATIVE CITIES: CANNES

    04 June 2018

    So you think you know Cannes? Well take a look at our insider's guide by French journalist Nawal Bonnefoy, who was born and raised there and regularly returns. You may find you have some new spots to check out.

  • GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS:
    MAXI MADDALENA (ARGENTINA)

    GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS:
    MAXI MADDALENA (ARGENTINA)

    31 May 2018

    Argentina is a reliable source of great advertising. This month's headline maker is Ogilvy Argentina ECD Maxi Maddalena, who explains how even the country's economic crises have fuelled its creative culture. 

  • DESIGN PLUS: THE ENDURING BRILLIANCE OF NEON

    DESIGN PLUS: THE ENDURING BRILLIANCE OF NEON

    30 May 2018

    The inventor of neon died 60 years ago this month. But his legacy lives on as a new generation warms to the glowing signs. We delve into the world of neo-neon.

  • CREATIVE CITIES: AMSTERDAM

    CREATIVE CITIES: AMSTERDAM

    14 May 2018

    In a new series, we ask Epica’s network of journalists and experts to pick the most creative and inspiring places in their home towns. The first is a joint contribution from journalist Nils Adriaans of Dutch magazine Adformatie and his film-maker (and commercials director) pal Ruben van Leer.

  • DESIGN PLUS: IN SEARCH OF STYLISH AIRPORTS

    DESIGN PLUS: IN SEARCH OF STYLISH AIRPORTS

    30 April 2018

    As Heathrow Airport auctions off the entire contents of Terminal 1, we take a look at airport design and feel nostalgic for the jet age.

  • GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS:
    RUXANDRA PAPUC (ROMANIA)

    GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS:
    RUXANDRA PAPUC (ROMANIA)

    25 April 2018

    This month's Headline Maker sprung out of an encounter at the jury of the Hipnózis awards in Budapest. Click here to meet Ruxandra Papuc, group creative director of McCann Bucharest, a fearless young talent with exacting standards.

  • SHOWCASE 2018: Amsterdam

    SHOWCASE 2018: Amsterdam

    16 April 2018

    A special edition of the showcase compared Dutch and German creativity, with panelists and journalists from both markets.

  • SHOWCASE 2018: Buenos Aires

    SHOWCASE 2018: Buenos Aires

    31 March 2018

    The second edition of the Epica Showcase in Buenos Aires took place last Thursday in the HQ of creative production company Mediamonks. Guests from the world of advertising and journalism had the chance to see the winning cases from Argentinian agencies and learn about the behind the scenes of the campaigns from the creatives that created them.

  • DESIGN PLUS:
    THE ART OF THE MOVIE SET

    DESIGN PLUS:
    THE ART OF THE MOVIE SET

    26 March 2018

    An exhibition of Wes Anderson movie sets in London provokes thoughts on the role of production design in cinema.