You can soon create VFX with Netflix

A lot of your favourite Netflix shows utilise great VFX, and now a desktop-as-service platform from the streaming titan allows creatives to collaborate on visual effects work. Announced on the Netflix tech blog today is NetFX, which is described as “a cloud-based platform that will make it easier for vendors, artists and creators to connect …

Marvel at Mervyn Peake’s art from childhood to Gormenghast

The visual archive of writer, artist and illustrator Mervyn Peake (1911-1968) has been acquired for the nation by the British Library from the Peake Estate, comprising over 300 original illustrations, including drawings from his critically acclaimed Gormenghast series. Also included are original illustrations for his own books for children Captain Slaughterboard Drops Anchor and Letters From a Lost Uncle and …

Sex toy branding by AMV BBDO shows pleasure is ageless

TENA has partnered with femtech sex toy brand Je Joue to send influencers an intimate device which brings pleasure as well as improving pelvic floor strength, to demonstrate that wellness doesn’t have an age limit. Featuring beautiful illustrations and typography by artist Stina Persson, the #Ageless wellbeing packs will be delivered to influencers across the …

Vincent Van Gogh gets one slick rebrand

The Van Gogh Museum has relaunched its website with a design refresh, a new interactive content format, better accessibility and smart features intended to inspire a global audience, who are now able to learn about Van Gough’s life story, as well as view his work to scale and zoom in brushstrokes. New feature ‘Vincent for Scale’ …