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  • GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS: CHACHO PUEBLA (SPAIN)

    GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS: CHACHO PUEBLA (SPAIN)

    10 July 2018

    Chacho Puebla, the Argentinian chief creative officer of LOLA MullenLowe, is skilled at bringing a breath of fresh air to agencies with unrealised potential. We caught him in the midst of a one-month experiment at the network's Paris office.

  • Epica cuts through with Wieden + Kennedy

    Epica cuts through with Wieden + Kennedy

    03 July 2018

    The Epica Awards 2018 "call for entries" campaign, designed by Wieden + Kennedy Amsterdam, uses striking graphic images to get to the heart of what makes Epica's press jury different.

  • DESIGN PLUS:
    FRAGRANCE CENTRAL

    DESIGN PLUS:
    FRAGRANCE CENTRAL

    02 July 2018

    French luxury house Louis Vuitton has produced its first men’s fragrances. Vuitton may be located in Paris, but the soul of these scents lies in the south.

  • GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS: JAMES YEATS SMITH (NETHERLANDS)

    GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS: JAMES YEATS SMITH (NETHERLANDS)

    27 June 2018

    Brands should think harder before they speak, according to James Yeats Smith (also known as JYS), a South African creative based in Amsterdam. Here he chats with Dutch journalist Nils Adriaans, a member of the Epica Awards jury.

  • 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.