Posts Tagged ‘copy writing’

March 29, 2010 2

Turning Public Space into Art

By in Advertising, Design

Copywriters and designers are lucky. We get to think and write and design all day. While thousands of others are spending their work day with numbers and monotony, we get to stimulate our creative juices. But as with all things, there are both pros and cons that must not be overlooked. Yes, we get to […]

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March 15, 2010 3

Designers – The True Artists of our Time

By in Advertising

Once upon a time, a very wise and angry person said this bit of brilliance: “The thing I hate most about advertising is that it attracts all the bright, creative and ambitious young people, leaving us with the slow and self-obsessed to become our artists. Modern art is a disaster area. Never in the field […]

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March 2, 2010 5

Design and Advertising Awards – Good or Bad?

By in Design

When I was a copywriting student, we were told that award shows and the advertising annuals that housed the winners were the aspiration of every designer and copywriter. Whenever we were stuck in a creative rut, clumsily fumbling along for a fresh new idea, our teachers would state religiously: “Read the annuals.” Then we would […]

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