“Visions of America: Amériques” is an audiovisual performance made by Refik Anadol at the Walt Disney Concert Hall. In collaboration with Finnish conductor Esa-pekka Salonen, ha made an architectural installation on a musical composition of Varèse, playing on lights and mapping, the whole commanded from a computer.
Here’s the new ad Apple - “The Song” where we can see a young lady discovering an old vinyl on which her grand mother has recorded her voice for her dead husband, decades ago. Today, it’s the grand daughter’s turn to continue this memory by changing the song, thanks to the technology of Apple products. A beautiful Christmas gift, to watch.
Nicolas Ménard is a Quebec director and graphic designer based in London where he worked with the production studios Nexus. Recently, he directed the video “Illuminate”, a music by British artist Tourist. This video tells the story of a confused man after receiving a love letter in Korean which he can not read. We enter in a mesmerizing graphic journey.
Majid Jordan just reveals the official music video of soundtrack “Her”, extract of his excellent EP entitled “A place like this” released earlier in 2014. To illustrate this intensely languorous piece, Common Good directed the video, where surreal perspective and duplication effects succeed, the all in black and white. To discover in video in the following.
Here is the new video for the track “Master of the Gentlemanly Art” from Compassion Crew signed on Major Problems Records. Directed by French illustrator artist Simon Landrein, this 6-minute animated video tells the story of a journey by train with curious characters which only him has the secret. To discover.
As part of the new collection Chanel Paris-Salzburg 2014/15 Métiers d’art presented on December 2, 2014 in Salzburg, Karl Largarfeld delivers a short film entitled Reincarnation. A great opportunity for the director to collaborate with Pharrell Williams, composer of the original soundtrack, and also one of the lead roles with Geraldine Chaplin and Cara Delevingne, the face of the new campaign.
Produced by SoLab and directed by Romain Laurent, here’s the new music video of Trevor Dickson for his song “Powers”, from his new album “Passion Fruits”. In the seaside atmosphere, we follow the singer completely ignored by a woman, dancing a bit around him, and who tries to be noticed.
Spanish videomaker Cimadevilla Fermin (aka Nomeno) directed the clip of Chulius & The Filarmónicos and his title “Don’t” where we see a succession of shots focused on stills of a woman’s body parts in an pop approach, sensual and vintage at once. We can find English actress Kimberley Tell in this creation which gives a real work on graphic and geometrical forms.
The end of this year is coming really fast and we have seen passing tons and tons of beautiful visuals and albums since January. To conclude 2014 in beauty and music, we have decided to compile for you the most inspiring and graphic albums’ covers. From FKA Twigs to Chet Faker, through Banks and Little Dragon.
After the final of Tv show Homeland’s season 2, American graphic design studio Mattson Creative has decided to pay tribute to Carrie Mathison and Sergent Brody by making 12 vinyls’ covers inspired by a jazzy design. A series that takes the classic codes and updates them through modern culture’s references, to discover.
Iconoclast and Megaforce have produced and directed the new clip of Brodinski for his title “Can’t Help Myself”. With a gloomy and anxious atmosphere, the video shows the rejuvenation of an old man who implodes in a black and liquid ball. The loop is closed in frenetic runnings and perpetual return trips in a tunnel.
Here is the crazy clip of the artist Nigel Stanford. Based on the visualization of audio frequencies, the single image Cymatics, from his album Echoes Solar, has been put in images. Sand, water or electrically interact with the vibrations generated by the instruments, and in turn recreate beautiful patterns. To discover.