How graphic design trends are changing for 2021

How graphic design trends are changing for 2021

Experts have predicted how graphic design trends will change next year and there are some interesting surprises. Prepare for a lot more psychedelic abstraction. It’s never been a better or more important time to be a graphic designer. Our constant engagement with social media and digital content means things are always...

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Anti-capitalist teens are giving shoplifting tips on TikTok

Anti-capitalist teens are giving shoplifting tips on TikTok

TikTok ‘borrowing’ communities have been popping up across the platform recently, as teens give each other tips on shoplifting as a form of ‘consumerist activism’. If you’re an avid TikTok user, you may have heard of special ‘communities’ that allow like minded people to easily chat and distribute video...

Exclusive – Meeting the creators of new Gen Z art magazine Gatekeeper

Exclusive – Meeting the creators of new Gen Z art magazine Gatekeeper

Gatekeeper is giving new and aspiring young artists resources and insights into the world of art, helping them to understand the ins and outs of an over-commercialised industry. The art market is huge, estimated to be valued at over $64.1 billion USD. That’s a crazy high number, one that’s been generated via politics, hierarchy, and elitism. That’s before you even consider that the industry remains largely unregulated, meaning the...

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How music festivals plan to make a comeback in 2021

How music festivals plan to make a comeback in 2021

Live music companies are having to make big changes to survive unpredictable lockdown measures, mixing virtual options with physical ones for a staggered return next year. If you’re a festival lover or music fan, you’ve probably been missing the thrill of live concerts and gigs this year. The pandemic has obliterated the live entertainment industry, so much so that the UK is now at risk of losing its status as...

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Our guide to scaling back spending during lockdown

Our guide to scaling back spending during lockdown

The pandemic has put new pressure on our spending habits, with many of us now unemployed or on furlough. Luckily there are a few ways to easily reduce your outgoings and keep stress free over Christmas. Keeping track of finances can be tense and frustrating. 2020 has brought unmitigated upheaval and chaos as unemployment levels surge and continued lockdowns put strain on our ability to continue with normal working...

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How to turn your art into a full-time career in 2021

How to turn your art into a full-time career in 2021

With lockdown part 2 officially in session, there’s no time like the present to get in on the gig economy. Aspiring artists, are you ready to become your own boss? The time is nigh for those looking to make a buck in the creative industry. Social distancing regulations imposed by Covid-19 have well and truly ushered in a burgeoning DIY culture. Economic fallout spurred by the pandemic has shaken up entire...

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