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  • DESIGN PLUS: 30 YEARS OF THE LOUVRE PYRAMID

    DESIGN PLUS: 30 YEARS OF THE LOUVRE PYRAMID

    23 April 2019

    As a design icon celebrates its 30th birthday, we take a look at its turbulent history. 

    Photo by Olivier Ouadah

  • GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS: SUPERHEROES (NEW YORK)

    GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS: SUPERHEROES (NEW YORK)

    10 April 2019

    Opening an office in New York is the goal of many an ambitious European agency. Dutch outfit SuperHeroes took the leap, but there were hard lessons to learn before the gamble paid off. Read the story here.

  • CREATIVE CITIES: BUDAPEST

    CREATIVE CITIES: BUDAPEST

    09 April 2019

    In April the jury gets together in Budapest for the creative prize Hipnózis – of which Epica is a proud supporter. So it’s time to take a tour. Our call for creative hotspots was answered by two residents: Pál Zsombor, editor-in-chief of Kréativ magazine, which organises the awards, and local art buyer Hajni Penz-Lenart.

  • DESIGN PLUS:
    COMMUNICATION ARTS TURNS 60

    DESIGN PLUS:
    COMMUNICATION ARTS TURNS 60

    20 March 2019

    "Everybody loves typography." Find out why this and many other ingredients have allowed Communication Arts magazine to flourish for 60 years, in our interview with its editor/designer Patrick Coyne.

  • GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS: DLMDD MUSIC (SONIC BRANDING AGENCY, UK)

    GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS: DLMDD MUSIC (SONIC BRANDING AGENCY, UK)

    19 March 2019

    We're living in a "sound first" world, according to the founders of a new sonic branding agency in London. Co-founder Max De Lucia answers our questions on behalf of the team.

  • CREATIVE CITIES: LIMA

    CREATIVE CITIES: LIMA

    14 March 2019

    In the land of Mario Vargas Llosa, a good bookstore is a must. But in his guide to Lima, our jury member Juan Takehara of Codigo.pe recommends a few other places too. Take a trip to the populous Peruvian capital.

  • INTRODUCING THE EPICA AWARDS SRI LANKA

    INTRODUCING THE EPICA AWARDS SRI LANKA

    04 March 2019

    The 4As in Sri Lanka has partnered with The Epica Awards to create the country's first national creative prize in a decade. We met 4As president Sugibun Sathiamoorthy to talk about the project.

  • LINES OF WORK:
    ACCOUNT DIRECTOR

    LINES OF WORK:
    ACCOUNT DIRECTOR

    27 February 2019

    One of the most demanding positions in advertising requires a blend of attention to detail, authority, business flair, people skills, flexibility and – yes – a love of creativity. Find out how account people walk the high wire.

  • TEN WAYS TO THINK LIKE
    LEE CLOW

    TEN WAYS TO THINK LIKE
    LEE CLOW

    20 February 2019

    Advertising legend Lee Clow recently announced his retirement after 50 years in the business. We sourced a bunch of his best quotes to motivate and inspire you.