Johnny Kelly at Typocircle

Animator and director Johnny Kelly, whose Chipotle film has swept all before it in this year’s awards, is giving a talk at the Typographic Circle on June 28

Animator and director Johnny Kelly, whose Chipotle film has swept all before it in this year’s awards, is giving a talk at the Typographic Circle on June 28

Originally from Dublin, Kelly is an RCA graduate whose Procrastination film won the Jerwood Moving Image Prize in 2008 and appeared on the cover of CR’s September 2007 issue as we identified him as One to Watch.

This year, Back to the Start, his film for restaurant chain Chipotle was voted Best in Book in CR’s Annual and has won many other creative awards around the world. He was profiled in the June 2012 issue of CR (subscribers can read the piece here).

The Typographic Circle talk is at JWT, 1 Knightsbridge Green, London SW1 at 7pm on June 28. Tickets (available here) are £10 for members, £4 for student members, £16 for non-members and £8 for student non-members.


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The June issue of Creative Review features an interview with the editors of new book Pretty Ugly: Visual Rebellion in Graphic Design. Plus a profile on multi-award-winning director Johnny Kelly, a look at the latest techniques in movie marketing, the mission to cross CGI’s Uncanny Valley, a review of the Barbican’s Bauhaus show, logos by artists and much more. Plus, in Monograph this month, we look behind the scenes at the making of an amazing installation for Guinness, carved from solid wood.

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