Saturday, 30 October 2010

Buckfast Wine

So for the North South divide, myself and the group decided on the interesting story that surrounds a Tonic Wine called Buckfast...

Made by Benedictine Monks in Buckfast Abbey, located in Devon. This fortified wine has an alcoholic content of 15% and drop for drop has more caffeine in it than Red Bull. Pretty staggering and unheard of for most of the youth in the South. If you were to travel all the way up to Glasgow you'd find a large following who almost religiously drink Buckfast.

Combining these two contrasting truths we planned and presented an initiation for Northerners into 'the Buckfast society.' I played a minister of the Church and believe me, my throat was fooked after this...

Monday, 25 October 2010

North South Divide - 67a in the morning

Initial test for the new brief, an observation of a typical english beverage and the different ways of enjoying it. True to its word, this is how it goes down...

Sunday, 24 October 2010

Friday, 15 October 2010

The Jungle Book

Scat bap doobie doop baba scat thats what this type project is all abaat.

Louis Prima - original rare footage of a live performance which then led to the animators using their movements for the actual scene.

Oded Ezer - Israeli typographer with some amazing work that I feel visualises the movement of the letters or context of the words.

Good influence for this project; check out his biotypography