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Like a sweet summer scent...

The summer heat arrives and we can feel it through the newsletter of this month ; Takeshi dresses the packagings of the "summer edition" of Azzaro, Adam goes around the world on a bicycle for Antalis, Colagene exposes itself in Sète, in the South of France, Ëlodie feels like fish in water with the new screensaver. And, as every month, you can discover below a selection of the clinic's last creations. We also want to welcome Marilyn Marois, a new agent at the Montreal's clinic who is in charge of the English market and also the graphic clinic. Note that the clinic is open all summer long.

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- The illustrators and the agents of the clinic

Takeshi / Azzaro perfumes for Man and Azzaro Chrome / Monde

The brand new packagings of Azzaro perfumes for Man and Azzaro Chrome from the Summer Edition 2014 "An invitation to the journey" were internationaly reveal last month. Late 2012 / early 2013, Takeshi and Colagene had the privilege to work together with the incredible team of Clarins Paris. Our challenge was to illustrate the bottles and packagings with a shade and mood from de Latin America. We wish them a great success to this edition and Viva el verano! To see more about this project, visit the Azzaro website.

Adam James / Antalis promotionnal flipbook / Monde

Here is a very attractive result being the fruit of a long illustration work by Adam James Turnbull. More than 150 illustrations were created for this promotional flipbook distributed through thirty countries for the paper brand Antalis. This project was realised from an original idea of a Parisian agency who found a way to bring to life this concept. 

Welcome to Marilyn Marois, new agent / Montreal's clinic

Marilyn is a natural for creativity also passionate by the visual arts and creative trends. After her studies in graphic design at Cégep de Sherbrooke, she decided to move to Montreal to widen her education at the university opting for the famous Bachelor of Graphic Design at UQAM. Therefore, she will work as a freelancer and for renowned agencies. Design and agencies environment is a real playground for her. Curious by nature and wanting to be more involved in the process of project management while touching creation, she joined the team Colagene in May 2014 as agent and manager of business development for the English market of North America. As an experienced graphic designer, she has also the mandate to bring her creativity and her signature to the Graphic Clinic with Vincent Sillard. Illustration : Jérôme Mireault

Benoit Tardif / Aéroports de Paris Magazine / Paris

Benoit has just signed for an annual collaboration with the Airports of Paris Magazine. He will be invited to illustrate the "opinion column". Here is his first appearance, which had for theme  "Made in France".

Launching of the new Colagene guide and "Positive Side Effects" exhibition / Montreal

During the official release of its new guide Positive Side Effects, Colagene, creative clinic, organized an event of the same name, on last May 8th, in the Montreal's Espace Infopresse. On this occasion, a screenprintings exhibition, on sale, created by the illustrators of the agency was presented. You can take a look at the photos of the event on BaronMag and Nightlife. We want to thank, once again, our sponsors ; La Bourgeoise Sérigraphe, for her talent and her patience, Mp and Cascades for the film and the paper. And, naturally, a huge thanks to everyone who came to the Positive Side Effects event .

K-Live Festival / Sète (France)

Further to the Montreal's event Positive Side Effects, Colagene is doing it again and presents the screenprintings exhibition during the K-Live festival in Sète (France), at the Hotel de Paris. The exhibition is presented until the end of July. During the festival you can admire wall paintings of Julien "Seth" Malland and Monsieur Qui (two "former" of the clinic) while you are walking in the streets of Sète.

Marie-Eve Tremblay / Parlez-moi d'amour fund raiser evening / Jovia association / Montreal

Marie-Eve Tremblay illustrated the promotional visual of the fundraiser evening Parlez-moi d’amour (tell me about love) organized by the charity Jovia. The organization’s mission is to improve hospitalized patients’ quality of live through performances given by therapeutic clowns who interact with people by combining complicity, playfulness and imagination. The illustration was used on Jovia’s facebook page, its web site, promotional displays and the evening’s program.

"Like fish in the water" wallpaper to download by Ëlodie

The wallpaper of this month is one of the 17 screenprintings of the Colagene Positive Side Effects's exhibition. This print is for sale at 60$ in North America, 60€ in Sète (South France), and it will also be available at the Paris's edition of the Positive Side Effects exhibition by early-Ostober. The illustration has been created by Ëlodie.

Versions 1680x1050, 1440x900, 1280x800...
Versions 2560x1440, 1920x1080...
Versions iPhone 4iPhone 5 
Version iPad, iPad mini

Dan Svatek / Elizabeth Arden / Adverstising pitch composition / Montreal

Series of illustrations created by the storyboarder and roughman Dan Svatek for an advertising pitch for Elizabeth Arden’s fragrance.

Kelly Schykulski / L'Express weekly Magazine / Paris

In the publication of this week of the French weekly magazine L'Express, Kelly Schykulski illustrates the article Permanent revolution of the high-tech column.

Damien Vignaux / Télérama / France

Damien just created several illustrations for a section concerning britannic TV series entitled "The British, serial world champions" for the Télérama Magazine.

Marie-Eve Tremblay / Personnal life column / Coup de Pouce magazine / Montreal

Let’s put the emphasis on couple relationships with the last project for Coup de Pouce magazine’s Personal Live column illustrated by Marie-Eve Tremblay. The first illustration deals, with humor, with the head-in-the-sand policy during a domestic hassle. The second image illustrates a darker article on domestic violence.

Raphaël "Mydeadpony" Vicenzi / Inspirational research «fashion attitude» / Bruxelles

Mydeadpony, being true to himself, is a very productive artist. He shares with us a new series of illustrations, each one as audacious as the other. Here is our selection, to see more of his work visit his online portfolio.

Óscar Llorens / Miscellaneous works / Madrid

The Oscar Llorens's universe is pleasing every public, he thus presents some of his last creations. Please visit his online portfolio to see his last advertising campaign collaborations just as many other projects!