CollectiveCollective is a creative agency comprised of 7 talented individuals. As a whole, we combine our skills and past/current/future careers in art, design, lighting, layout, film, still photography, graphics, branding, web, interiors and psychology. We are unbound by location and create conceptual and advertising photo/video works, identities, animations and illustrations for visionary clients. Let’s get to work.

Individually, we have garnered awards from Interior Design Magazine, Shaw Contract, International Interior Design Association, Best Central New York Film Award and Best Music Video Awards (Animation Block Party, Brooklyn, NY, Tindirindis International Animated Film Festival in Vilnius, Lithuania, SoDak Animation Festival in South Dakota, and the Bradford Animation Festival in Bradford, United Kingdom). We have been respectively published in Metropolis Magazine, Interior Design Magazine, Time Space Magazine (China), Spin, AV Club, Pitchfork, Stereogum, NPR (All Songs Considered).

We together and apart have worked on: Veep, The Wire, and innumerable commercials, , music videos, shorts, PSA’s and documentaries.

Our client list includes HBO, The American Red Cross, The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Recording Industry Association of American, The GAVI Alliance, US Green Building Council, World Wildlife Fund, the Smithsonian, Marfa Public Radio (NPR).

Our portfolio varies from illustrative to digitally-informed, from dreamy photography to sharp and concise marketing tools. The connection between works and collaborators lies in our curiosity, keen awareness and left-brain-to-right-brain acuity. Plus, we're nice people.

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PHOTOGRAPHY

ART DIRECTION

VIDEOGRAPHY

BRAND / IDENTITY

COLLATERAL

ANIMATION

MUSIC COMPOSITION

SOUND DESIGN

 

art photography

From the 2012 photography project, "Ambient Drone."

 

animation

From The Spinto Band 2012 music video  for "The Living Things." Phil Davis was the Director/Animator/Editor.

Illustration

Based on NYT article illuminating how eel was the likely original Thanksgiving centerpiece, 2011.

Still photo, video, art direction, & Visual promotion