TDT - 36 days of type
We created “Danceable Trailers” — a new way to promote the Chicago Latino Film Festival in places our target was already tuning in: radios and dance clubs. 3 movie trailers were turned into reggaeton songs and used to promote the festival.
Project: THis day today - 36 days of type
ROLE: ART DIRECTION & Conceptual design
Daily throwback project using hand-tailored logos, illustrations and 3d graphics.
One theme per 3 days.
1885 - Gottlieb Daimler was granted a German patent for his engine design.
1837 - The city of Chicago was incorporated.
1963 - Invented in 1958 by Arthur K. Melin and Richard Knerr, the Hula Hoop was patented.
1964 - Nation of Islam's Elijah Muhammad officially gave boxing champion Cassius Clay the name of Muhammad Ali.
2001 - Mars Odyssey was launched to orbit Mars. The mission was named as a tribute to Arthur C. Clarke, after his book 2001: A Space Odyssey.
1990 - Twin Peaks premiered on ABC.
2009 - Parks and Recreation premiered on NBC
1815 - (Volcano Eruption) Mount Tambora (Year Without A Summer). The eruption lasted 3 months, killing 10,000 people directly and 80,000 more via disease and famine.
1970 - Apollo 13 was successfully launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida, carrying astronauts James A. Lovell, John L. Swigert, and Fred W. Haise. The difficult trip back home was the topic of the film, Apollo 13.
2018 - Forza Juve!
2018 - King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard
Eyes Like The Sky
Flying Microtonal Banana
2018 - Link, not Zelda
1955 - McDonald's opened its first franchised restaurant by Ray Kroc, in Des Plaines, Illinois.
1943 - Albert Hoffmann accidently discovered the psychedelic effects of Lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD)
2011 - Game of Thrones premiered on HBO
1923 - Yankee Stadium, 'The House that Ruth Built', opened.
1977 - The Amazing Spider-Man debuted on CBS.
2018 - 4/20 day
2007 - On National Record Store Day, owners, employees, and music lovers gather in the place that created a culture of its own.
From vinyl to digital and back to vinyl again, the brick and mortar store celebrates a love of not just the music, but the art of jacket covers, words, and style. Through a variety of events, record stores across the country and the world hold one day events and promotions.
Founded by a gathering of independent record store owners, the first National Record Store Day included Metallica meeting fans at Rasputin Music in San Fransico. Since then, the celebration has spread globally encompassing all genres of music and fandom.
1978 - The Blues Brothers (John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd) made their first appearance on Saturday Night Live.
1564 - William Shakespeare was born. He went on to write 38 plays and invent dozens of English words.
2018- Specular and Shadows series
1948 - The Land Rover, a British-made all-terrain vehicle, debuted at an auto show in Amsterdam.
1999 - Spongebob SquarePants premiered on Nickelodeon after the 1999 Kids' Choice Awards.
2008 - Marvel's Iron Man was released in theaters.