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Ad for VW's Seat Pits a Powerful Engine Against Toy Monkeys Spoiler: It goes poorly for the monkeys

Lowe's first work for Volkswagen's Seat, from its new Lola office in Barcelona, Spain, takes acceleration to absurdist lengths. A two-minute teaser ad that landed on YouTube this week features a…

February 28, 2014, 10:19 AM EST

Famous Photos Reimagined as Selfies in Newspaper's Wonderful Print Ads 'You can't get any closer to the news'

Lowe South Africa developed a campaign for the Cape Times newspaper last spring in which famous photographs—the wartime kiss, Beyers Naude and Desmond Tutu, Winston Churchill smoking, etc.—were reimagined as…

November 13, 2013, 10:06 AM EST

Health Ad Tells Story Entirely Through URLs

Here's an interesting approach to online advertising—a health campaign from Italy that claims to tell "the first URL story ever." You begin at this-is-the-story-of-a-woman.com and proceed from one page to…

May 18, 2011, 9:31 AM EDT

Man's squirrel hands cheat him out of candy

This candy commercial from Adventa Lowe in the Ukraine is another example of Eastern Europe's squirrel obsession. It follows that Russian anti-alcoholism PSA with the drunken squirrel. Maybe it's some…

December 22, 2010, 10:46 AM EST

Those without DVR, grab your Bic pens now

BorghiErh/Lowe in Brazil makes a point for Bic pens (sorry) via a trio of amusing low-budget TV commercials that we're told will "only be shown once." We're given the…

June 23, 2010, 9:33 AM EDT

Wear fur, and you have blood on your hands

Lowe Bull in South Africa put together this gory spot for the International Anti-Fur Coalition. The idea is to emphasize that fur products were once animals who were killed…

June 15, 2010, 11:32 AM EDT

French add to ghastly road-safety hit parade

Lowe Strateus has delivered another gory instant classic in the world of road-safety advertising: the five-minute spot below, titled "Unbearable," for France's Sécurité Routière. Last we checked in with…

June 7, 2010, 3:34 PM EDT

Electrolux spot not lacking in crazy imagery

Swedish shop Lowe Brindfors crams lots of activity and imagery into this 60-second spot for Electrolux appliances. We've got, among other things, animated rainstorms and tidal waves, a locomotive…

April 21, 2010, 9:08 AM EDT

Death on the hunt for doggies in Italian PSA

This Italian spot for the country's National Animal Protection Institute, via Lowe Pirella Fronzoni, is both creepy and amusing as it exhorts the public to "save the animals from a…

March 16, 2010, 11:25 AM EDT

Don't despise nature? Use green packaging

The true story of American park ranger Roy Sullivan, who was struck by lightning seven times between 1942 and 1977, for some odd reason inspired this spot by…

March 8, 2010, 6:51 AM EST