Dancing Crab

Dancing Crab is a refreshing, American counterpart to Singapore’s equally famed preferences for seafood, shellfish and rich flavors serving a mix of robust, country-style Cajun seafood and the distinctive richness of Creole cuisine.

BLACK created the brand identity and environmental graphics, communicating a brand image and experience filled with joy and laughter.

CREATIVE©ITIES 創意©城市

CREATIVE©ITIES is a project inspired by how the “creative city” defines the aspirations of cities around the world today. It maps out what this new world looks like through the people, projects, products and places, recommended by creators living in these cities. The exhibition looked at 10 cities in the Asia-Pacific that are leading this wave of change — Kaohsiung, Bangkok, Beijing, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Seoul, Singapore, Sydney and Tokyo.

「創意©城市」企劃靈感來自於好奇現今世界上的「創意城市」如何定義城市的企圖心。本展透過居住在不同 城市的創意人分別推薦人、企劃、商品和地點,勾勒出嶄新的世界風貌。「創意©城市」首站聚焦於10個引領 改變風潮的亞太城市—高雄、曼谷、北京、香港、吉隆坡、馬尼拉、首爾、新加坡、雪梨和東京。

BLACK curated and designed the exhibition.

 

NOISE Showcase 2013

Every artist hopes to develop a distinct voice and Noise Singapore wants to get them heard. The Noise Singapore 2013 Festival Showcase brought together the voices of aspiring artists in a series of exhibitions and concerts.

BLACK created the festival branding and exhibition design of the showcase festival.

 

老夫子50時空叮叮車

BLACK created the exhibition’s visual identity to celebrate Old Master Q’s 50th anniversary

王澤先生的老夫子慢畫自1960年發行以來已超過50年,是華人生活底藴亦莊亦諧的共同記憶,亦是華人文創的元祖。老夫子50邀請您搭乘時空叮叮車,和老夫子,大番薯,秦先生及其他要好的夥伴穿梭過去,現在與未來,體驗一場異想天開的華麗冒險之旅。

Herman Miller Reach 2013

REACH is a design festival celebrating Herman Miller’s latest innovations.
BLACK created the festival campaign image for REACH in collaboration with illustrator, Pigologist

Herman Miller Timeline

BLACK was commissioned by Herman Miller to create a giant timeline mural of it’s colorful history. The graphic timeline was designed in collaboration with illustrator, Pigologist. The mural was also presented in the Essential Eames exhibition at Singapore ArtScience Museum.

Gillman Barracks

Gillman Barracks (GB) is Asia’s up-and-coming destination for contemporary art. It will be distinguished as a vibrant centre in Asia for the creation, exhibition and discussion of contemporary art.

Named after British general Sir Webb Gillman, GB is set amid lush greenery and was once a stronghold to the First Battalion of the Middlesex Regiment. The conserved colonial barracks now houses galleries and creative businesses, as well as the Centre for Contemporary Art (CCA).

Inspired by a quote from artist, Paul Klee, “a drawing is simply a line going for a walk”, BLACK designed the brand identity of Gillman Barracks (GB) based on the concept that “art is the line that can go across all walks of life”. The project was done in collaboration with Singaporean artist collective, PHUNK and the TRANSMISSION apprentices.

 

 

 

 

SingaPlural

SingaPlural is an annual showcase that celebrates design in all its forms, functions, stories and inspirations.

BLACK designed the brand identity for the festival. The logo design symbolizes this movement and invigoration of design and designers in our furniture industry, locally and internationally, from our little red dot.

Noise Singapore 2011

Noise Singapore is a platform organised by the National Arts Council, that gives youths the opportunity to express, develop and showcase their talent. BLACK worked on the advertising, publication, and exhibition at ION – a ‘Noise City’ filled with the works of Noise artists.

NTUC Foodfare

BLACK worked on the brand revamp of NTUC Foodfare’s corporate identity as well as the interiors and brand outlook of its food outlets. The design process focused on thoughtful usability for the consumers, from comfort of seating and visibility of stalls, to specially designed hooks located under the tables, for patrons to hang and tuck away their bags.

UseLess Life 無用生活

UseLess Life 無用生活 was featured in the Kaohsiung Design Festival 2009, in Kaohsiung City, Taiwan. ‘UseLess 無用’ is a thematic design project that presents ideas, works and exhibits by leading international designers and creators unified in their exploration on how design can create positive value for the self, society and the world. The concept engages the audience in presentations that dramatically highlight the role and direction design plays in creating a sustainable future.

 

ModLiving

Black worked on the brand logo and advertising campaigns for ModLiving, a furniture retailer specialising in contemporary and modern furnishings for the home.

20/20 UNDER CONSTRUCTION

20/20 was an annual show-case of Singapore’s designers that captured the emerging design culture, and shared their ideas and visions of the ever-evolving local creative landscape. For Under Construction, scaffolding was creatively integrated into the exhibition format to represent the ‘construction’ process of the Singapore design scene.

NTU School of Art, Design & Media

Animation for website of Nanyang Technological University, School of Art, Design & Media.

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ISM – Lincoln Modern

With the client’s view of its exclusive apartment building as a piece of art, an exercise in luxury both internally and externally. Targeted at the young and affluent, the apartments were launched with an art exhibition where various young international artists exhibited their interpretations of the Lincoln Modern. A commemorative book of the artwork was then presented to the prospective buyers at the launch.

Discovery Channel

Animation of TV Spots for Discovery Channel.

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Travel & Living Channel

Graphic animation for a TV Spot introducing Discovery Channel’s Travel & Living channel.

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