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Ayang Cempaka Design and Paper Goods

Ayang Cempaka Design and Paper Goods

Ayang Cempaka is an Indonesian illustrator now based in Dubai, UAE. She is now focusing on her design and paper goods line, characterized by their vintage feel, bright hues, and whimsical paint strokes. More here. Images from Ayang Cempaka’s website.
Graphic Designer’s Role with Cecil Mariani

Graphic Designer’s Role with Cecil Mariani

Anyone who has been to Komunitas Salihara in South Jakarta will see that it has a strong visual identity, thanks to designer Cecil Mariani. Growing up surrounded by artworks, Cecil nurtured strong interest in graphic design which led her to study at Pelita Harapan University, followed by pursuing her master’s degree at the New York’s...
Genkosha File Illustration Award: Aditya Pratama

Genkosha File Illustration Award: Aditya Pratama

Congratulations for Aditya Pratama for winning the special prize Genkosha Illustration File Award in the Asian Creative Award event. His works, and others of four winners’, will be featured on the pages of the 2015 edition of the Illustration File. For full list of winners, head here.
GMK Best (ILLUSTRATORS) of 2014

GMK Best (ILLUSTRATORS) of 2014

Now that 2014 already ends, we wanted to take a moment to stop and reflect on some of the stellar works and people we’ve had the pleasure of featuring this past year. Enjoy these picks below..
Kumpul Kreavi #18: Digital Campaign Revolution

Kumpul Kreavi #18: Digital Campaign Revolution

Kreavi invites visual communication enthusiasts to join its 18th Kumpul Kreavi event which will focus on digital campaign strategy. Register before January 7, 2015. Kumpul Kreavi #18: Digital Campaign Revolution 10 January 2015 Binus University Anggrek campus Auditorium 4th floor Jl. Kebon Jeruk Raya #27, West Jakarta Speakers: Nanda Ivens – CEO XM Gravity Ramya...
Asean Youth Festival 2014: Xplore Nation

Asean Youth Festival 2014: Xplore Nation

Binus School of Design in cooperation with the ASEAN Secretariat present ASEAN Youth Festival 2014: Xplore Nation, which also includes the school’s annual final project exhibition Fresh n’ Brite. The five days event will explore the contribution of creative industry driven by young entrepreneurs in boosting economic development through discussions, workshops and exhibition. Asean Youth...
Atmosphere Exhibition: Recap

Atmosphere Exhibition: Recap

In late September, GMK had the opportunity to visit Serbia to participate in the Atmosphere: Trends in Indonesian Graphic Design, Illustration and Photography exhibition. The exhibition was held by Belgrade-based art production company 80|10 in partnership with GMK and supported by the Embassy of Republic Indonesia in Belgrade. Six Indonesian visual artists, graphic designers, photographers and...
Gambar Lebih Lanjut: Workshop & Discussion

Gambar Lebih Lanjut: Workshop & Discussion

Gambar Lebih Lanjut is a workshop and discussion project with aims to reveal the benefits of drawing in increasing ones’ awareness on their environment and medium. The activity is supported by Go Ahead People to create a new gathering and sharing scene comprises creative players in Indonesia. Gambar Lebih Lanjut: Workshop & Discussion Saturday, 13...
sMart Dialogue & Project Khatulistiwa Exhibition

sMart Dialogue & Project Khatulistiwa Exhibition

sMart dialogue is an art market that is held twice yearly, as part of Dia.Lo.Gue’s vision of providing an artspace that can support dialogue between artists and designers with the public. sMart features many activities, performances, demonstrations and discussions centering on art and design. sMart is a delightful and sMart way to spend your time...
Diela Maharani x Mel Ahyar: Suvarnabhumi SS15

Diela Maharani x Mel Ahyar: Suvarnabhumi SS15

Check this collaboration between illustrator Diela Maharani and fashion designer Mel Ahyar for Mel’s Spring/Summer 2015 collection. The line took its inspiration from the vibrant colors of South Sumatra’s fabrics and accessories:
The Greatest End: A Workshop about Your Death

The Greatest End: A Workshop about Your Death

Eric Widjaja of Thinking*Room will hold a unique workshop aiming to utilize design until the end and to alter common perception of how a funeral should be lugubrious instead of be merry. The workshop is part of DGI tour to Surabaya, East Java..
Asian Creative Awards - Call for Entry!

Asian Creative Awards – Call for Entry!

Creative social network Ubies and the Asian Creative Network (ACN) call for all designers to submit graphic artworks and represent the future of Asia’s creative scene. The award offers an opportunity to work abroad and witness the ever-growing potential of the creativity and culture of Asia..

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