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Infographic: How to Tell Client Tricks From Treats This Halloween Mistress breaks it down

Every day is a bit spooky when you're dealing with clients. But this Halloween, ad agency Mistress has made a little chart you might find useful—how to tell whether your…

October 20, 2014, 4:01 PM EDT

French Art Show About the Marquis de Sade Gets a Suitably Orgiastic Trailer (NSFW) Raunchy, but artistic

YouTube censors who greenlight nudity as long as it's artistic must have spent a fair bit of time on this video from the Musée d'Orsay in Paris—advertising an art show…

October 20, 2014, 1:53 PM EDT

Job-Hunting Creatives Disguise Their Portfolio as a Copy of Lürzer's Archive One sure way to get some press

It can be tough to get your work featured in the advertising magazine Lürzer's Archive. But René Schultz and Casper Christensen found a way around that. The Danish art directors, who…

October 20, 2014, 11:08 AM EDT

David Beckham Invites You to Travel the World, Drinking His Scotch, in Ad From Guy Ritchie Meet the very stylish Haig Club

If you're the type of jet-setter who flies a seaplane to a Scottish estate so you can put on a tuxedo and have a drink with a handful of your…

October 20, 2014, 10:35 AM EDT

Ad of the Day: Beats by Dre Thrillingly Welcomes LeBron James Home to Ohio The prodigal son returns

If you're LeBron James, hell yes you can go home again. The playbook calls for high drama as the King returns to the Cleveland Cavaliers after four years and a pair…

October 20, 2014, 9:26 AM EDT

YouTube's Famous 'Slow Mo Guys' Get You Up to Speed in Ads for the Video Site They 'make every second epic'

The Slow Mo Guys are shifting into the fast lane. As part of YouTube's ongoing effort to introduce its popular channel stars to a wider audience, Gavin Free and Dan Gruchy…

October 17, 2014, 2:37 PM EDT

This Suite of Fonts Was Made From the Handwriting of the Homeless Going beyond messages on cardboard

Homeless signs have been a font of ideas for creatives, but rarely has the focus been on the fonts themselves. The Arrels Foundation in Barcelona has created Homelessfonts—typefaces based on the…

October 17, 2014, 1:42 PM EDT

What's in McDonald's Food, Anyway? Ex-MythBuster Grant Imahara Is Hired to Find Out Transparency campaign echoes one from Canada

Does McDonald's put horsemeat in its burgers? What about pink slime? Would you feed McDonald's food to your kids? So many questions. But now, taking its cues from a well-received transparency…

October 17, 2014, 12:23 PM EDT

Ad of the Day: DirecTV Enlists Painfully Awkward Rob Lowe, Its Most Pitiful Rob Lowe Yet Cable sure does strange things to people

Rob Lowe keeps sinking in DirecTV's campaign. Having already been introduced to Creepy Rob Lowe and Less Attractive Rob Lowe, now we get to meet Painfully Awkward Rob Lowe. Like his…

October 17, 2014, 11:09 AM EDT

Adweek's Top 5 Commercials of the Week: Oct. 10-17 A six-hour pre-roll ad, a brilliant in-store stunt and more

A lavish celebrity fragrance spot. A six-hour preroll ad. A great pop-up store stunt. An ad remake with some crazy stunt driving. And a hilarious spot about the most nondescript…

October 17, 2014, 8:47 AM EDT

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