“Hello, I Like You” by Mixtape Club

INSPIREDnation: Mixtape Club “Hello, I Like You” “Hello, I Like You” is a short film by Mixtape Club that simply portrays happiness. Surprisingly, I caught myself smiling throughout the video. I think there is something about “dancing inanimate objects” and music that triggers your brain resulting in a reaction to smile. Enjoy the video!

Pen & Ink Artwork by Viz

Artist, Gregg Visintainer, has impeccable talent of pen and ink illustration. His work is full of life and color. Every piece has hidden pictures and words that embody the character of the artwork’s subject. Visit Viz’s website to see more.

INSPIREDnation: The Paintings of Holton Rower

It has been a while since we have had an INSPIREDnation post and I thought that it would be a good time to have one. Everyone needs a little inspiration and this INSPIREDnation goes out to all those people who need a boost in creativity. Try something new, add color, make layers, work with a … Continue reading

Angry Birdsky

Andry Birdsky by Brandon  

Thursday’s Finds: Pointer Ad Campaign “Playarea”

Surprisingly, today’s find has to do with advertising. Pointer Footwear’s 2010/2011 ad campaign “Playarea” really got my attention today. With vibrant colors, layer upon layer of (I’m not sure what to call it) “semi-photo manipulation”, and the use of basic geometric shapes, Pointer did a great job for viewer attention. Though the prints make you … Continue reading

INSPIREDnation: COMBO by Blu and David Ellis

Remember the phenomenal piece by Blu last summer? COMBO was embedded and shared everywhere throughout cyberspace. Blu collaborated with David Ellis to form an animation that flows so perfectly that it goes through a loop right before your very eyes. It is hard to believe how crisp this piece is. Sit back, relax, and enjoy … Continue reading

INSPIREDnation: Network Rebellion by Place

Based in Argentina, Place is a “creative studio that works with ideas for all kinds of supports.” Network Rebellion by Place is a┬áseries of posters to critique social networks. At the end of each poster it states “But do something real.” Now that seems like a good and fresh slap in the face to social … Continue reading

INSPIREDnation: WTF Series by Minga

The WTF Series by Minga, is a group of designers based in Argentina who combine. First thing that came to mind when I saw this was, “How come no one came up with this before?!” This is very creative and great use of media to broadcast the concept. I think it is really clever to … Continue reading

INSPIREDnation: Pixels by Patrick Jean

Pixels is a short film by Patrick Jean, from One More Production, that consists of 8-bit creatures invading New York City. It is a very creative take on classic games like Tetris, Space Invaders, Pacman, and more.

Kanye West’s “Runaway”

Kanye West’s full-length Runaway film. Enjoy!