All posts in Event Collateral

24 | Mar
Fuck Yes, Festival Artwork: More Pretty Event Collateral

Every six months or so we hand-pick the loveliest examples of large-scale event branding from some of the most talented designers and agencies in the world. This time around, we’re focusing on the festival circuit. Tallinn Music Week 2015 What the hell is going on in Estonia? There’s a bunch of lovely collateral coming out […]

17 | Mar
Design Thinking for Event Producers: Takeaways from the Adobe XD Design Week 2016 Branding

If anyone was gonna knock their event branding out of the park, it was gonna be the people who invented Photoshop. But the Adobe XD Design Week branding is a special case of above and beyond. What is XD Design Week? The Adobe XD Group is a global design organization responsible for the user experience […]

17 | Sep
Holy Creativity, Batman: Seven Incredible Event Invitation Designs

We scoured the web for the best event invitation design around. Teepee Invitation Every element of this letterpress wedding invitation, designed by Device Creative, is killer: the copy, the idea, the whole thing. “Event planner Lisa Vorce wanted a custom invitation that would create conversation and excitement about her clients’ upcoming Native American-inspired wedding in […]

01 | Jun
Best Event Branding & Collateral: a June Roundup

First impressions are kind of a big deal, and event branding counts as a first impression. The beauty and usefulness of programs, maps, badges – all the pieces of detritus that attendees are handed the minute they walk in the door – constitute a collective statement of purpose and intention by the organizers. We love ogling killer examples of event […]

26 | Feb
Throwback Thursday: Vintage Event Collateral – Exhibition Posters

Hey hey, it’s another Throwback Thursday, and this month, we’ve dug through the Library of Congress archives for some gorgeous retro promotional exhibit posters, some from as far back as 1878 all the way up to the mid 1940’s. We think you’ll love these as much as we do.

22 | Jan
Yet Another Beautiful Conference Branding Roundup for 2015

We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again: great conference branding and collateral is more than just “something nice to look at”. It inspires trust and pride in your conference, gives the event a bit of gravitas, encourages attendees to share their participation, and if done well over a series of events, maintains event […]

15 | Dec
Better Conference Badges: Best Practices for Usability

There’s a lot of chit-chat about website usability online today – “usability” essentially meaning “best practices for smooth usage by the largest number of people”. But websites and applications aren’t the only places the principles of usability are important. We stumbled across a super interesting post by Mike Davidson, head of design at Twitter, discussing […]

20 | Oct
Graphic Design Inspiration for Event Planners: 6 Gorgeous Printed Menu Designs

So, we just realized what a ridiculous treasure trove of event management creative lovliness Behance is. Brace for insane influx of blog posts about event design and signage. What caught our eye initially was a series of nice banquet menus, cuz event branding is so rarely done well, and it really is in the details, […]

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