Cars & Films

Reading Time: 2 minutes Jesús Prudencio is a talented illustrator and freelance graphic designer based in Seville, Spain. Cars & Films  is an on-going, self-initiated, poster project that celebrates Jesús’s interest in cars and the cinematic arts. Each poster is a detailed illustration of a notable car from well-known movie – like the yellow cab in Taxi Driver or the […]

Zai Higo

Reading Time: 1 minute London-based designer Kacper Hamilton designed a series of folding tools for Swiss ski company Zai, inspired by the traditional Japanese ‘Higonokami’. “Native to Japan, Higonokami is a folding pocket knife described as a ‘living fossil’ within the world of knives due to its unchanged design and production technique since its creation in the late 19th […]

South Africa Gets New Bank Notes

Reading Time: 2 minutes The South African Reserve Bank commissioned The Jupiter Drawing Room to create a TVC to introduce South Africa’s new banknotes. Talented local creative company Am I Collective created artwork for the project. “The concept is moments of Nelson Mandela’s life etched onto paper. Each etch represents a key moment in Madiba’s life. The illustrations was done […]

The Power of Pinterest

Reading Time: 1 minute A lot of people write off visual bookmarking site, Pinterest, as a place for girls to hoard wedding inspiration. Fast Company recently released an infographic designed by Ted Keller to show the true impact that the site has, particularly in the field of e-commerce.

The Houses of Westeros

Reading Time: 2 minutes It seems everyone is a little caught up in Game of Thrones these days. Graphic designer Darrin Crescenzi became fascinated with George R.R. Martin’s (the author of the A Song of Ice and Fire series) in-depth descriptions of each character’s heraldry and how their symbols seemed to establish a “brand” for each family. With this […]

NICE Magazine – Issue 8

Reading Time: 3 minutes The latest NICE Magazine is out and available for download!  We know its been a long time coming (apologies for the delay). But we are proud to announce that this issue is our biggest and best yet! The theme of our 8th issue is “Cities”. We have selected exceptional creative work from established or emergent […]