Sunday, November 25, 2012

Creative Quarterly Named One of the Top
100 Visual Magazines Worldwide

For the third straight year the Belvedere Festival is including Creative Quarterly magazine in its exhibit of the top 100 visual magazines worldwide. This year’s exhibit will be held in Rome’s Museum of Contemporary Art  (MARCO), Casa delle Letterature and the Istitutio Europeo di Design (IED) headquarters.

Belevedere is an international visual magazine festival sponsored by the IED. The artistic director of the Festival, Luigi Vernieri announced that this year’s selection will be the first time visual magazines have been exhibited in a contemporary art museum.

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Coroflot's Design Salary Guide

All designers should check out and contribute to Coroflot's Design Salary Guide, a great resource that's updated in real-time.

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Open Studio Fridays: Illustration Portfolio Reviews in December

We're continuing our complimentary Portfolio Reviews with two additional dates in December. 
The sessions are held in our Brooklyn studio on Friday, Dec. 7th and Friday, Dec. 14th between 2pm to 5pm. Each session will be a maximum of 30 minutes. Our portfolio reviews are open to all illustrators, you can be a college student, recent graduate or been in the field for years, we're happy to give you honest feedback on your book.
Portfolio reviews will be conducted by the founder, editor and design director of 3x3 Magazine, Charles Hively.  Our studio is located 45-minutes from midtown Manhattan on the F or G line. You'll receive complete directions once you've signed up.

About Charles Hively 
Charles started his career as an illustrator, has founded two award-winning advertising agencies and has worked for major international advertising agencies during his illustrious career. During his career he has commissioned both illustrators and photographers for local, regional and national campaigns. As founder, editor and design director of 3x3 Magazine he is constantly engaged with the world of contemporary illustration and combined with his experience as an former art director and creative director he provides a unique perspective on the field than few can match. He has lectured at important industry events and universities here in the US as well as Canada, the United Kingdom and Germany and has taught senior-level graphic design courses at Parsons The New School for Design. In addition, he is the author of Nuts & Bolts: A Blueprint for a Successful Illustration Career and is currently working on his second book.

Monday, November 5, 2012

CQ Has a New Online Shop

Creative Quarterly has a new online shop. Now ordering subscriptions and back issues are quick and easy. We are also now accepting PayPal in addition to MasterCard, Visa, and AmEx.