January 2009 - Toast Studio

January 2009

10 Years of Cultural Posters – 1 of 3

24 Jan 2009, Posted by Annabelle Fiset in Design, Portfolio, Toast, Work

In the past 10 years, Toast has worked with many partners from the documentary and theatre field. These projects gave way to many cultural posters, a bunch of which did not receive the visibility they deserved. We’ve decided to select a shortlist of posters that…

A Meal for Dying

22 Jan 2009, Posted by Samuel Paquet Paré in Voyeur

Here is a fairly entertaining video on junk food and The Heart Attack Grill, a pretty original fast-food restaurant, who seems rather proud to show off their menu, that boasts food high in fat and dangerous for your health! No doubt about it. Bon appétit!

Death of the great, admirable Shigeo Fukuda

16 Jan 2009, Posted by Alexandre Gravel in Design

Shigeo Fukuda (1932-2009), image giant and ‘model’ of talent, passed away last Monday. What to say… He had a magical sense of his pencils, of optical illusions, of simple yet powerful and fun images. He had such images smarts! He is one of my favourites,…

Short history of marketing in the last 50 years

14 Jan 2009, Posted by Alexandre Gravel in Advertising, Social web

Marketing methodologies have greatly changed in the past 50 years. No one is surprised by the news. But how to explain it simply and well? This video by Michael Reissinger does the job REALLY (really) well. Orginally produced for the Scholz & Friends agency, you…

Are You Possessed?

08 Jan 2009, Posted by Erguder Bekrek in Voyeur

p>This article is dedicated to a close friend of mine who has a lot of trouble sleeping at night, due to insomnia. That being said, let’s try to understand to causes of this sleep disorder. The brain is an extraordinary machine that deals with an…