Ethan Murrow is a fine artist in every sense of that term. His highly realistic yet often phantasmagorical works—some the height of a two-story building—have been shown from Paris to Los Angeles.
Newell Rubbermaid is consolidating its lead global agency roles for advertising and media buying. Bartle Bogle Hegarty will lead creative for the conglomerate out of its New York office, with help from the shop's offices in London, Sao Paolo, and Shanghai. PHD will handle media buying.
Sharpie wants to get teenagers doodling. The brand has launched a back-to-school campaign that gives them a chance to have their Sharpie-made "artwork" featured during MTV’s forthcoming Video Music Awards.
The permanent marker might not be as celebrated as the paintbrush, the chisel, or even the ball-point pen. But it can launch an artistic career just the same.