Emily López exhibits that corona doesn”t should cease all of the enjoyable.
Estéreo Picnic is considered one of Colombia’s largest music festivals, and this yr’s version would have seen the Chemical Brothers, The Strokes and Sizzling Chip play to Bogota — if it wasn’t for that pesky pandemic delaying it ’til the top of 2020.
To not be deterred, designer Emily López used Behance to point out off her animated posters for the occasion, the place they went down identical to a banging competition set. Effectively, who would not like GIFs that pop with color and transfer to the rhythm of the beat? Waving cats and dancing UFOs all be a part of the social gathering, with wild textual content spelling out some significantly anthemic choruses.
“They have been made with a lot love, that I made a decision to uploaded them,” Emily tells me. Initially a vogue and advertising designer, Emily determined to make the leap into her true ardour of graphic design and artwork route, discovering work with VICE and Leo Burnett earlier than turning into a full-time freelancer.
The inventive made her jacked-up loops utilizing Photoshop and Illustrator, sourcing imagery from inventory websites like Unsplash.
“It was a very long time for the inventive and creation course of as a result of every poster had a sketch, a course of, constructing of composition, color palette, and, in fact, including or altering some components on the way in which.
“Each poster is sort of a pop collage. It wasn’t like simply inserting a picture; it was extra the way you construct a composition the place the typography and illustrated and vector components all complement one another.”
The slogans in every bit have been taken from artists meant to play Estéreo Picnic, together with Sizzling Chip (‘Over and Over’), Chemical Brothers (‘Hey Boy Hey Woman’), Wu-Tang Clan (‘C.R.E.A.M.’), Weapons N’ Roses (‘Welcome to the Jungle’), Binomio de oro, and the Strokes (‘You Solely Dwell As soon as’).
As for what music conjures up Emily as she works, she offers what she describes as a ‘world peace’ sort of reply(!)
“I simply put the shuffle possibility and it is all there, one massive combined and versatile playlist. It is so humorous how the playlist synchronises with my temper by itself, that it could possibly play digital, and after that rap, and out of the blue it might convey me cumbia, however it all the time would be the temper I have to work.”