The ad men of Indie Amsterdam came up with a pretty brilliant piece of guerrilla marketing for Domino’s Pizza, or ‘soundvertising’, as Amsterdam Ad Blog calls it. Instead of “Vrooooooooommmm”, the electric scooter of the pizza man says “Mmmmmmmmm… lekker” (“tasty”). Are electric vehicles paving the way for sound-based forms of advertising in the city?
Just wanna let you know that we are organising a fresh Pecha Kucha Night Amsterdam. Head over to Mediamatic in the former ABN AMRO building at the Vijzelstraaton on Wednesday October 14 and expect twelve inspirational 20×20 presentations by Edwin Gardner, Jaron Korvinus (StudioSpass), Bert Simons, Ergün Erkoçu (CONCEPT 0031), Karine Versluis, Ikenna Azuike (Strawberry…Read more →
The ‘Pop-Down Project’ is a funny urban movement from France that brings pop-up blocking to real-life advertising and other annoying elements you find on the street. Through a blog, people can obtain those little red ‘Close’ boxes, designed to look just like the click-out boxes in the corner of pop-up windows. On their blog you can find some nice pictures of the click-out buttons in public space.Read more →
Another creative space in Amsterdam officially opened its doors yesterday: the so-called Rooms of Red Bull. For three months during summer, Rooms of Red Bull will be a temporary hotspot of inspiration and creation. The project is a collaboration of Red Bull and housing corporation Ymere, which owns the property after a rip deal in the…Read more →
This week, Amsterdam-based artist Leonard van Munster will be opening a squeezed vertical campsite in Amsterdam. The Camping is a project in a series of facade projects at building sites opening during the annual Art Amsterdam festival. The vertical camping is located on the facade of ‘Het Magazijn’ in Amsterdam’s Red Light District. With this…Read more →