Another SXSW has come & gone and you know what that means...
This year we sent a group of IF-ers to Austin, TX to participate in the awesomeness that is the annual SXSW festival.
Left to right : Sean Dougherty, James Ramirez, Michelle Dougherty, Arisu Kashiwagi, Karin Fong Krista Templeton, Jon Hassell, Jeremy Cox, Aleen Kim, Anita Olan, Claudia Sümeghy
We were thrilled to be attending... Continue Reading →
After hosting conferences in Tokyo and Paris last year, Motion Plus Design brought their forum to Los Angeles on Saturday Feb. 23, 2019 and we were lucky enough to attend!
The conference brought a day filled with insight, humor and big industry news at the Montalban Theater in Hollywood. Director Karin Fong was among the lineup of renowned speakers who shared their experience and insight into... Continue Reading →
January 24, 2019
What a night! We had such a great time at Parsons The New School of Design for the Type Directors Club’s Judges Night.
It is the 65th year of the TDC Design Competition and Karin Fong took to NYC for the special occasion. Joined by the esteemed Kristyan Sarkis and the TDC65 competition chairs, it was an evening of engaging conversations that left us... Continue Reading →
Presented by JAPAN HOUSE Los Angeles and SCI-Arc.
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Our Creative Directors have the privilege of traveling to many places around the world: to film, to meet with fellow industry leaders, and to present their personal learnings and experiences. Read up on the latest:
Karin Fong at AGI Mexico City
September 24 - 29
Speaking to a class he used to teach at Otis College of Art & Design, Imaginary Forces Co-Founder Chip Houghton explained how graphic designers and creative studios can involve themselves in civic engagement. Chip was welcomed by Otis professor and longtime colleague Kathleen Milnes, and spoke about several IF projects aimed at making a positive change. Here are his... Continue Reading →
From Netflix’s She-Ra to Disney’s Marvel Rising, there are a ton of new female-forward shows hitting the screen in 2019. We couldn’t be more excited to see a trend to empower women of all... Continue Reading →
We are excited to announce that the Counterpart Main Title brought home the Emmy for Outstanding Title Design! With such amazing nominees this year it is an honor to be recognized. We are so proud of Karin Fong + the entire team, a big thank you to everyone who was involved in making it happen!
This past week our team celebrated at the 2018 AIGA Gala in New York City, to honor a lifetime achievement award for our Director Karin Fong. She was recognized with the 2018 AIGA Medal for her groundbreaking work and mastery in the field of visual storytelling as a motion graphics designer and director for more than twenty years at Imaginary Forces.
To celebrate @Dress Code NYC created this short video... Continue Reading →
Fact are facts. They aren't colored by emotion or bias. They are indisputable. There is no alternative to a fact. Facts explain thins. What they are, how they happened. Facts are not interpretations. Once facts are established, opinions can be formed. And while opinions matter, they don't change the facts. That's why, at CNN, we start with the facts first." #FactsFirst
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