Originally published in 2003, Sponsorship: The Fine Art Of Corporate Sponsorship/the Corporate Sponsorship Of Fine Art by Ryan McGinness is nothing new. It is however extremely refreshing to read to artists insights into corporate sponsorships seven years ago when ‘selling out’ meant something completely different.
Vanity Fair takes a look at the desks of some pretty successful people, including those of Aaron Sorkin (above), Christopher Bailey, and Martha Stewart. Missing? The Best Mug Ever, obviously.
From Valleywag: Wired Says ‘The Web is Dead’ — On Its Increasingly Profitable Website
“Apple is seeking a patent for technology that displays advertising on almost anything that has a screen of some kind: computers, phones, televisions, media players, game devices and other consumer electronics.”
I have been sleeping on this one all week…
Fast Company’s latest issue features who they think are the 100 most Creative People in Business. There are some names familiar to us (KAWS, Brian Eno, JJ Abrams), a lot that aren’t, and one or two that don’t make too much sense (near the end of the list). The Web version trumps the print (although the print is better designed), featuring great add-ons including a google trends module, video clips, stock reports, and even they’re twitter. Nice job on that.
photo courtesy of KAWS