San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
WE ARE BACK with the return of #GlugMCR #4 'Manchester presents'
#GlugMCR is well underway in the Northern Quarter as we great ready for the 4th event on Thursday 9th February at our favourite bar Noho!
Here at GlugMCR we are a fan of storytelling and sharing, seeing ideas come to life, viewing successful projects and hearing about first jobs that paved a career. For this reason we bring to you great speakers who are willing to share their experiences.
Standard Ticket price - £6.50 includes entry, a drink and pizza
Matt Geeling - Head of Motion at Fuzzy Duck
Bio - I'm the Head of Motion at Fuzzy Duck. I coordinate and oversee the animation projects created, but I am also hands on in producing a range of animation content myself.
Title - New ways of viewing animation
Overview - Whilst the large majority of the animations we produce are created to be viewed on screen, some of the work is made to be viewed in different ways. My talk will look at some of these approaches.
|Twitter - @FD_MattG||Website - http://www.fuzzyduck.eu/|
Sneaky Raccoon - Art Director & Graphic Designer
Bio - Sneaky Raccoon is the artist name and work of Manchester based freelance Graphic Illustrator and Designer, Anna Mullin — who specialises in identity design, bespoke typography and unique characters.
Title - Love Yourself
Overview - A talk about how important it is to do and make work that you love and how it can shape your career and life along the way. Love Yourself isn't about ego — it's about learning to trust your inner design instincts and your own self.
|Twitter - @SneakyRaccoon|| Website - http://http://www.sneakyraccoon.com/
Aymi Duignan - Artist / Entrepreneur
Bio - Aymsdesigns is the internationally recognised creation of UK based contemporary artist Aymi Duignan. Aymi has already sold her original artwork, limited edition prints, collectable clothing and accessories in 19 countries around the world
Title - Believing anything can be done, if you just do it and do it well
Overview - My talk will be about my story which includes my art world and business. Why and how I got to where I am today, including the not so fun parts of the journey that is still far from over
|Twitter - @Aymsdesigns|| Website - http://www.aymiduignan.com
James Oconnell - Deputy Creative Director at Creative Spark
Bio - By day I am Dep Creative Director @ Creative Spark and by night I create and illustrate under the moniker Jamesp0p.
Title - Work in progress
Overview - My talk is about how life as a creative is a perpetual unconventional work in progress, mentioning the highs and lows of getting to where I am.
|Twitter - @Jamesp0p|| Website - http://james-oconnell.com/
Follow us @GlugMCR and use the #GlugMCR
When & Where
Based around a series of talks and informal networking, Glug has become one of the most exciting, credible and well-attended creative events around. We started in 2007 as a handful of mates talking shop in an East London pub. Nine years later and we're an international movement with events in 13 cities around the world.
We’ve had names such as Anthony Burrill, Brendan Dawes, Design Studio, Dixon Baxi, Facebook, Future Deluxe, IDEO, Google Creative Labs, I Love Dust, Jason Bruges Studio, ustwo, Social Chain, Animade, Noma Bar, Uber, Wolff Olins and many more. Alongside our regular Glugs, we’ve also run events in conjunction with BIMA, D&AD, DAHRA, PickMeUp and charities such as Shelter.
So there it is, get yourselves down! New Gluggers are always welcome to come along and see what we're all about, so bring a friend and get Notworking with us.
See you at the bar!