Mother was founded in 1996. Initially based in Soho –the agency now resides in the Biscuit building in the creative hub of Shoreditch.
The agency has built up an impressive and interesting client list that encompasses small and interesting brands such as Penguin, Covent Garden and AQA to bigger name brands – Boots, Coco-Cola, PG Tips and Post Office, Dell in New York and Nike in Buenos Aries.
Mother is a wholly independent agency, renown for breakthrough advertising campaigns, from the early Levi’s Odyssey spoof for Lilt and the Supernoodles Westside story Face Off , the celebrity fronted Orange cinema ads, (now a filmic institution in Britain), Nagi Noda’s stunning ‘What goes around ‘film for Coca-Cola to the spectacular outdoor projects ‘London Ink’ campaign for Discovery Channel and the Peter Blake live art Project for Coca-Cola.
- Ed Carvalho-Monaghan’s line work is translated into knitwear for It’s Nice That’s Unmade collection
- A fierce portrait of the battles, snaps and outrageous outfits of voguing culture from Ewen Spencer
- Artist Andrey Remnev’s hypnotic Russian Medieval-style paintings
- Illustrator Lili des Bellons' chipper images are full of geometric whimsy
- Matt and Dan’s stark graphic posters for Daniel Avery’s Divided Love
- A hotel’s Wes Anderson-esque dated decor and plant life photographed by Ina Niehoff
- Anthony Burrill tells us about his numerous Etsy WORK HARD rip-offs
- “I wouldn’t recommend trying to make it as an illustrator to anyone”: straight-talking McBess
- Jonathan Barnbrook talks us through designing David Bowie's new album artwork
- Japanese illustrator Nimura Daisuke is back with his charmingly naughty gifs
- Back to basics with Davide Di Gennaro’s symbol-heavy design workshop identity
- New Adult Swim project from the bonkers people behind some sexy Craigslist animations