Nespresso Summer 2017. Hommage to David Hockney

Nespresso-athens-window-display

I didn’t realise it at first, but soon after passing by the Nespresso window display an immediate thought came into my mind. Is it only my impression that this window honours in some way the great British painter David Hockney? It seems to me that there is a direct connection with Hockney’s paintings, when looking at the colours and of course at the pool..There is always a pool…

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Henri Rousseau as an inspiration for Spring Windows 2017

spring-summer trends 2017

At that time i’m just trying to design a window display for the upcoming Spring. Vivid colours and contrast are still a trend that transforms everything,

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5 things a creative mind has to fight every new year & Happy New Year 2017!

My wish for 2017 to all creative minds -and especially to visual merchandisers-  is to

Make friends with fear…

…of work…of chaos…of orderliness…of acceptance/others

…of you.

Pause, look at it…feel the fear and continue.

Accept both orderliness & chaos

(as we all swimm in it in varius ways every single day).

So take its parts and collage everything the way is better for you.

Happy New Year 2017!

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Windows are as essential to office prestige as Christmas is to retailing

windows-christmas-retailing

via: quoteaddicts.com

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Steal like an artist by Austin Kleon

What is originality? Undetected plagiarism. William Ralph Inge

Steal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative

Steal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative by Austin Kleon (ελλ. έκδοση: Κλέψε σαν καλλιτέχνης, Key Books)

 

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