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  • Awaken Akira by Ash Thorp and XiaoLin Zeng

    A beautiful homage to Katsuhuro Otomo’s Akira by Ash Thorp and XiaoLin Zeng. Awaken Akira was created by two friends, Ash Thorp and Zaoeyo (XiaoLin Zeng), who wanted to collaborate on a tribute to the iconic anime, Akira, by Katsuhiro Otomo. It’s creation took over a year, as we had to coordinate our time on it…

  • Spike Jonze’s Apple Homepods

    Spike Jonze’s latest short for Apple HomePods: Welcome Home features English musician and dancer FKA twigs rocking out in her apartment to a new Anderson .Paak track called ‘Til It’s Over. Via: http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2018/03/spike-jonze-directs-mind-melting-new-dance-video-for-apple/

    Mark Seaton: N. Ireland Series

    During a recent trip to the Giant’s Causeway I discovered the illustration work of Mark Seaton. His digital artwork has a beautiful pen and ink aesthetic with a modern twist. The use of colour is also very atmospheric. He also has a design studio based in Belfast. In my final year, one of my projects…

  • Tall Tales from a Large Man

    This is a great Creative Mornings talk in Portland by Aaron Draplin from last year . Aaron explains his point of view on life as a graphic designer in a very unique way: ’a 50 point plan ruin yer career’. In case you offend easily there is quite a bit of swearing. There’s also a good…

    Better Business By Design Exhibition

    This week we took part in the South East Design Forum design exhibition called Better Business by Design. The exhibition was all about highlighting the benefits that busiensses can take advantage of from employing good design throughout their business. Our submission was a case study showing the branding, print and web design carried out for…

  • NotoArt: Phil Noto Illustration

    Phil Noto’s fine art prints and comic book illustrations have a very nice aesthetic reflecting his past experience at Walt Disney Animation. His sexy vintage spy girls can be bought as prints on his website or you can try to pickup his out of print book ‘Jet Seven’. “While attending the Ringling School of Design,…

  • Merry Christmas!

    [flash https://www.agent8.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/snowFlake.swf] Another year has shot past, there have been a lot of great projects completed and new friends made. We’re really happy with how business has developed over the past 12 months and the growth we’ve made. We wish all our clients, friends and colleagues a very merry Christmas and a happy new year!…

  • Merry Christmas 2007!

    Here’s wishing everybody a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. 2007 has been a brilliant year, we’ve achieved much more than we expected, worked with a lot of great friends and new clients. We’re looking forward to 2008 and the opportunities it will bring. ITV got it right today with one of the…

  • Company business stationery rules now affects Email & Websites

    This new legislation seems to have gone unnoticed by most businesses so I thought I’d give it a quick mention. The Companies Act of 1985 already requires that a company’s name should appear clearly in all its business letters, cheques and other documents. But from 1 January 2007, a company’s name should also appear clearly…

  • New Year Wishes from Agent8

    “Let this coming year be better than all the others. Vow to do some of the things you’ve always wanted to do but couldn’t find the time. Call up a forgotten friend. Drop an old grudge, and replace it with some pleasant memories. Vow not to make a promise you don’t think you can keep.…

  • InvisibleCities Website Launch

    The XHTML CSS based website with Flash Video features for InvisibleCities has just launched. InvisibleCities creates high quality, high fidelity 3D visualizations of interior and exterior architecture. They work with Interior Designers and Book Publishers as a well established specialist team dedicated to creating bespoke one-off 3D visualisations to the highest standards.

  • The Long, Hot Summer

    It’s turning out to be one hell of a long hot summer here in Hampshire. There are lots of fans churning in the studio and a number of different projects going on: Chris Such Images cd packaging, 24 hour affair T-shirt and poster artwork, Nervous Energy+ cd cover designs, logo concepts for Minimize skateboards and…