Creative Pick: 2017 Muse Creative Awards Platinum Winner: Copenhell by TBM, Denmark

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Company : TBM

Client: Copenhell

Project Title : Copenhell

Category : Video

Country : Denmark

In an apocalyptic future a man is searching for something. On his way through the wasteland he passes the remains of some of Copenhagen’s most iconic buildings (Queen Louise’s Bridge, Round Tower and The City Hall). He finally arrives at his destination at a dark and sinister looking place. He lights a flare, and the iconic wolf from Copenhell’s festival venue appears in front of him. The earth cracks open and hell breaks loose. Welcome to Copenhell 2017. COPENHELL is Denmark’s greatest rock and metal festival, which has drawn metal fans from both within and outside the country’s borders to Copenhagen since the beginning of 2010. The peninsula called ‘Refshaleaøen’ right in the middle of Copenhagen is the epicenter of these three days of hell on earth, and the raw, industrial surroundings are the perfect background for the brutal decibel bombardment from COPENHELL’s three stages. The theme for this year’s Copenhell is “The Apocalypse” and therefore a natural set off for the commercial.

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In the opening scene “The Scavenger” is getting a signal on his device and sets off searching the wastelands. To link the scenery to Copenhagen we placed iconic buildings from the city in the environment. The Scavenger is also the center in the print campaign for the festival.

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Creative Pick: 2017 Muse Creative Awards Platinum Winner: Verner Panton Panthella Mini by Frame.dk, Denmark

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Company : Frame.dk

Client: Louis Poulsen

Project Title : Verner Panton Panthella Mini

Category : Video

Country : Denmark

When we were asked by Louis Poulsen to create a spot for a lamp designed by Verner Panton, we couldn’t contain our excitement! We are big fans of Panton’s style, so it was a great pleasure to work with one of his designs. The “Panetella Mini” lamp is a smaller version of the original Panthella lamp, launched in 1971. The Panthella Mini features a metal shade and comes in 11 delicious colours.

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The legendary Danish designer Verner Panton is known for his use of powerful colours, organic shapes and unconventional materials – designing everything from furniture to full art installations that looked, and probably felt, like an acid trip. Unsurprising, when you think that he completed a lot of his work in the 60’s. As a starting point, we investigated Panton’s aesthetic universe and commenced designing a tour de force of lamps, eye popping colours and abstract shapes, inspired by the man himself. We were also encouraged by Louis Poulsen to give it our own personal touch so we had the freedom to interpret the unique style of Verner Panton with a unique twist and establish a lighter, more contemporary tone.

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In the end, it was all about creating something warm, happy, alive, intelligent and playful – just like Panton himself. To create a setting for the lamps to shine (no pun intended) and allow the focus to remain on these beautifully designed objects.

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2017 Muse Creative Awards Grand Jury Panel Announced!

2017 Muse Creative Awards Grand Jury Panel Announced!

Each year we take the opportunity to celebrate the great creativity worldwide by running the Muse Creative Awards where all creatives are invited to submit their best work from the past 2 years.

We are extremely excited about this year’s panel of judges. 

It is with great gratitude and admiration that we celebrate the 2017 Jury Members. This year we were fortunate to have 47 individual Jury Members across 19 countries, dedicated to each of our 183 categories. From the Creative Art Director, Marketing Director, Executive Producers at Internatinal Agencies to Well-known lecturers at International Colleges – we have experts from every part of the industry and the globe donating their time to review your entries. Without their commitment, expertise, and enthusiasm for creative design, our program would not be possible.

Our expert Grand Jury Panel is standing by as the 2017 Muse Creative Awards judging period starts next Wednesday, on March 8, 2017 and the process requires approximately 1-2 weeks before the results are announced on March 22, 2017.

For Full details, visit: http://museaward.com/newjudge

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Creative Pick: 2016 Muse Creative Awards Platinum Winner: Silence by twentyfourone // motion picture gmbh, Germany

Company : twentyfourone // motion picture gmbh

Project Title : Silence

Category : People / Portrait

Country : Germany

Photographer Claudio Di Lucia shows YouTuber in a completely different way: SILENT. Every picture another impression, another style, another look.

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Creative Pick: 2016 Muse Creative Awards Gold Winner: A Journey From Cuba To Myanmar by ACC, France

Company : ACC

Project Title : A Journey From Cuba To Myanmar

Category : People / Portrait

Country : France

A selection of portraits around the world.

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Creative Pick: 2016 Muse Creative Awards Platinum Winner: Falling Paris by DDiArte, Portugal

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Company : DDiArte

Project Title : Falling Paris

Category : Digital Enhance

Country : Portugal

This image is 180m2 and was made for a restaurant celing that is a French palace in centre Lisbon. It is about the French revolution, Marie Antoinette.

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Creative Pick: 2016 Muse Creative Awards Gold Winner: Mandarina Studio Rebrand by Refinery 43, United States

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Company : Refinery 43

Project Title : Mandarina Interior Design Studio Rebrand – Bold New Look For A Bold New Client

Category : Corporate Identity

Country : United States

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With Mandarina Studio’s exceptional talent for designing fresh, sophisticated interiors, it was only fitting to redesign the brand to evoke similar qualities.

Amanda Reid’s bold, eclectic style and daring use of color was not accurately portrayed in the studio’s previous, outdated visual identity, so it was time to hit the refresh button.

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Working with Amanda to understand the direction for her business, Refinery 43 created a new logo, brand identity and website to vastly set Mandarina apart from the competition and duly relate to high-end clientele in need of a unique, personalized and inspiring new look.

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Meet the client :: Based in Boston, Massachusetts, with clients across the country, Mandarina Studio specializes in residential and commercial interior design. Through bold, fresh contemporary designs with an appreciation for the classic, Mandarina Studio transforms spaces.

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Creative Pick: 2016 Muse Creative Awards Platinum Winner: Shakti Bhog Brand Film: Celebrating The Spirit Of Philately by Passion Film, India

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Company :  Passion Film

Project Title : Shakti Bhog Brand Film: Celebrating The Spirit Of Philately

Category : Corporate Image

Country : India

Shakti Bhog Foods Limited, is a company that was born out of the deep concern to provide hygienic staple food to the people. Its main business lies in the production of Wheat and Rice. After all before gaining independence in 1947 from the British, India was a land of princely states and kingdoms without a proper national identity. Even after independence, India is culturally diverse in terms of its people, languages and traditions.

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POSTAGE STAMPS with its wide usage came as a solution to be used as communication tools across the length and breadth of the nation. Issued by Post & Telegraphic Office nationally, STAMPS through their engraved imagery successfully communicated the Planning Commission’s initiatives with respect to food and agricultural policies.

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Building on this historical and cultural legacy, Postage Stamps have been adopted in the telling the story of Shakti Bhog in this film. The film tells this journey in an innovative way celebrating the spirit of ‘Philately- the study of stamps and postal cards’.

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Creative Pick: 2016 Muse Creative Awards Gold Winner: Through The Decades by twentyfourone // motion picture gmbh, Germany

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Company :  twentyfourone // motion picture gmbh

Project Title : Through The Decades

Category : Photography –  People / Portrait

Country : Germany

Photographs of one woman, by styling and look performed in different decades. Made by photographer Claudio Di Lucia.

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Creative Pick: 2016 Muse Creative Awards Gold Winner: EDSA Design Matters by helium creative, United States

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Company : helium creative

Project Title : EDSA Design Matters

Category : Magazine

Country : United States

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EDSA is one of the leading global landscape architecture firms and we are proud to design their yearly magazine, Design Matters, along with some of their other marketing collateral. For the 2015 issue of Design Matters, we made sure to continue to highlight EDSA as a cutting edge firm who is creative and professional, while also allowing our creative muscles to flex from cover to cover.

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Creative Pick: 2016 Muse Creative Awards Gold Winner: The Human Rights Zoetrope by Sophia Kyriacou, United Kingdom

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Company : Sophia Kyriacou

Project Title : The Human Rights Zoetrope

Category : Motion Graphics

Country : United Kingdom

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I was commissioned by Noon Visual Creatives to design a television programme brand on the various aspects of human rights, simply called, Human Rights.

To express the various aspects of human rights I turned to the concept of the Zoetrope. The Greek word, Zoe, means life and tropos, wheel, so created a “wheel of life” scenario with a Ying and Yang approach.

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The Zoetrope is grounded by water, without it; there simply is no life. As the viewer is taken above the tiers, the imprisoned dove flying free contrasts the negative scenario of the prisoner. Above a Syrian child wearing a life jacket suggests to have travelled across the Mediterranean Sea to find hope and is contrasted by a young girl oblivious, happily playing with a spinning top.

An essential part of the brief was the opening title sequence had to withstand repeated viewing, packed with stories and deliver both English and Arabic end frame typographical versions but with identical visuals.

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Creative Pick: 2016 Muse Creative Awards Gold Winner: Menguin Brand Bible by Menguin Tuxedos, United States

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Company : Menguin

Project Title : Menguin Brand Bible

Category : Corporate Identity

Country : United States

This is our brand bible: the go-to for all things brand related.

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Creative Pick: Nike ~ Air Max 2017

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Go Lighter, Go Longer.

A metaphorical exploration of air and the negative space it occupies.

The Air Max 2017’s ultralight support and maximum comfort are portrayed through a series of visual metaphors inspired by scenarios encountered on an everyday run.

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See full project here: mvsm.com/project/air-max-2017

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Concept, Design & Direction:
ManvsMachine

Client:
Nike Europe

Audio:
Zelig

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Creative Pick: 2016 Muse Creative Awards Platinum Winner: Backpacks.com Identity Campaign by helium creative, United States

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Company : helium creative

Project Title : Backpacks.com Identity Campaign

Category : Corporate Identity

Country : United States

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Life’s a journey. Carry it with you.

The powerhouse group behind the SwissGear brand approached us to develop the brand + e-commerce website for their new online retail endeavor, Backpacks.com. We conceptualized and developed the brand from scratch and designed the Backpacks.com Pitch Book to be used at sales meetings and presentations. So far, the brand effort has been a complete success and the e-commerce website is set to launch with hundreds of backpacks for sale in the spring of 2016.

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Creative Pick: 2016 Muse Creative Awards Gold Winner: Visit Sarasota, Chicago Train Takeover by ChappellRoberts, United States

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Company : ChappellRoberts

Project Title : Visit Sarasota, Chicago Train Takeover

Category : Transit / Airport / Kiosk

Country : United States

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We wanted to bring a little batch of Florida sunshine to the Chicago commuters during the throes of winter, in hopes it got them thinking about their next vacation and keep Sarasota in their minds.

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