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EMERGING DESIGNER – ANNIKA KEOGH

ANNIKA KEOGH | INTERIOR DESIGNER
www.dko.com.au 

Annika Keogh graduated from CATC in 2014 and landed her dream job with DKO twelve months later. Initially, Annika was hired as the receptionist for the architecture firm BUT after only a few short months was appointed the position of Junior Interior Designer. LJ04’s Sam O’Brien asked her the tough questions about her job and her views on disruption.

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Weapons of Mass Disruption – Three


Disruption in Design’ is a specific act of challenging convention in how a company conveys its key messaging to stakeholders. It’s about designers being channel agnostic when considering how a piece of key information is communicated. It’s about turning normal on its head and considering alternative ways of engaging audiences.

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Weapons of Mass Disruption – Two


‘Disruption’ has become such a buzzword that it makes me recoil in horror! In my type design practice, ‘disruption’ simply means a new way of doing things or a new way of looking at things.

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Weapons of Mass Disruption – One


Disruption in design, to me, means throwing a red herring into an otherwise straightforward communication, whatever that may be. (advertising, logo design, illustration, poster, packaging etc).

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ON THE HUNT FOR LIGATURE JOURNAL?

As we edge closer to the launch of Ligature Journal Issue Five, we thought it would be nice to update you all the cool places you can find us in your area.

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An Almost New Team for Ligature Journal Issue Four

THE WAY LIGATURE JOURNAL IS DESIGNED HAS BEEN DISRUPTED

The theme of Ligature Journal Issue Four is Disruption. Which for us is a most appropriate theme – not only for the content, but also for the way the journal will be produced. As you can see from the team photo, this is a much smaller group than has worked on previous issues.

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EMBRACE THE POWER OF THE FULL STOP.

TAMLYN BUTWELL | FREELANCE AUDIO ENGINEER
LinkedIn

Today I found myself in the position of needing to update my LinkedIn profile. I am an audio engineer in the process of relocating to Melbourne and I want to find like-minded creative people and new job opportunities. So, I thought I should make my profile reflect more of my personality and be more memorable to those who click on it. I rewrote my summary and sent the link to the following people: my mother; two of my best friends; and my oldest sister.

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PERMANENT INK. THERE’S NO DELETE KEY ON A MAGAZINE.

NICK SIMPSON | GRAPHIC DESIGNER
nick.simpson3@gmail.com
nicksimpson.com.au

Do you remember the last time you read a magazine? Clutched it in your hands? Felt its paper – was it glossy or rough? As our world ascends (or descend) into a digital void where we place less importance on the physical and turn to two dimensional forms of entertainment, it seems as though these things called magazines are being replaced by something else or even forgotten.

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I HAVE A BACHELORS DEGREE, NOW WHAT?

ROSIE CASS | GRAPHIC DESIGNER
hello@rosiecass.com


It’s been eight years since I was told by a careers adviser that I needed to start seriously thinking about what I wanted to do with my life, and it’s been a year since I finished my Bachelor of Communication Design.

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MEET THE TEAM FOR LIGATURE JOURNAL ISSUE 03

GET TO KNOW THE DESIGNERS WORKING ON OUR LATEST ISSUE

It’s that time of the year again where we introduce you to the latest and greatest designers who have been working their butts off to bring you Ligature Journal Issue Three. Over the last few weeks our team have been tirelessly sourcing content, designing spreads, and scribbling away to bring you a handful of amazing content. #squadgoals

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