http://gty.im/485760133 This week's pic is from the Annual Easter Parade and Bonnet Festival held in New York this week. It is held on Fifth Avenue and is a New York tradition dating back to 1870, where social aristocracy would parade their fashions! Paraders dress in colourful and [...]
Last Friday, the emc Creative Content team (Kathryn, Lucy and Michael) had a fantastic day out travelling down the Thameslink rail service to check out this year’s London Illustration Fair. The event has been held at Bargehouse on the Southbank since 2015, and focuses on bringing together illustrators, collectives, companies, galleries and creative start-ups who [...]
Next week from the 1st to 4th December London's Oxo Tower plays host to the London Illustration Fair and we're going to be there. The event showcases some of the best illustrative talent from across the globe as well as exhibits other crafty wares. There are also various workshops to get your teeth stuck into [...]
Meet Lucy our new assistant art buyer, who joined us back in November after graduating from Uni. How are you finding emc so far? So good! Everyone is so nice and friendly and I love being part of a team. I'm finding the job really interesting and I feel like I've learnt so much in the short time I've been here. [...]
http://gty.im/578101623 Caption: Indian workers prepare coloured kite threads in a street in Ahmedabad on January 8, 2015, ahead of the Uttarayan or Kite Flying festival. 'Uttarayan' which falls on January 14, every year in Western India's Gujarat state, is marked with celebrations involving the flying and battling of kites.
http://gty.im/158689908 Person viewing the Northern lights over the lava landscape, Reykjanes Peninsula, Iceland.
http://gty.im/sb10068586ex-001 2007: During the eruption of Volcano Pinatubo the ashes produced made it very problamatic for the local population who had to evacuate some of the zones that were particularly affected. Philippines, Volcano Pinatubo, boy riding ox in ash Credit: Philippe Bourseiller
http://gty.im/485246996 La Tomatina is an annual festival, often described as ‘the world’s biggest food fight’. The festival attracts people in their tens of thousands, who pay to take part in the event. The festival is hosted in the Spanish town of Bunol near Valencia, and paints the whole town red with vibrant fruity pulp. This [...]
This week's image 'Gardens by the Bay at night' was found on Alamy. ‘Gardens by the Bay’ was created as part of a government led initiative to transform Singapore from a ‘Garden City’ to a ‘City in a Garden’. This image shows one of the main attractions – ‘The Supertree Grove’ formed of artificial tree-like [...]