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Showcase 100 Exhibition 7th – 11th April 2015
This week my work will be part of the Showcase 100 Exhibition at the Framer's Gallery in London. I'm also featured the accompanying book. The Private View takes place on  Thursday, April 9th between 6-8pm The  Showcase 100 Exhibition  exhibition will be hel...
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Toyota UK have interviewed me about my Aygo ‘Where’s the X?’ ad campaign illustration with Saatchi & Saatchi http://blog.toyota.co.uk/meet-the-artist-behind-our-aygo-wh… ‪#‎GoFunYourself‬ ‪#‎illustration‬ ‪#‎art‬ ‪#‎interview‬ ‪#‎advertising‬ ‪#‎pixelart‬
We caught up with Rod Hunt, creator of 'Where's the X?' to talk inspirations, his creative process, comic books and ZX Spectrum games. Oh, and the Aygo too.
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Great article by It's Nice That on our Artists & Agents: Facts & Fiction panel talk at OFFSET at the weekend. 
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TUTS+ have published a new interview me, which includes questions on my working process, inspirations, self-promotion, working with my artists' rep & the story behind my Top Gear Where's Stig? books. 
Interview with London-based illustrator Rod Hunt. Read on to get a dose of his intricate artwork, and learn about his experiences as an artist and as chairman of PR for ICON—The Illustration Conference. Plus, you can answer the question on everyone's mind, "Where's Stig?" through his work for the BBC's Top Gear. Let's get to the point! | Tags: Interviews, Inspiration, Vector, Adobe Illustrator, Isometic
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If you're going to OFFSET Dublin's Creative Festival this week, join us on Friday at 12pm for ‘Artists & Agents: Facts & Fiction’ panel talk with Andrew Rae, Chrissie Macdonald, Matthew Griffin, Rod Hunt & Sam Summerskill. Everything you need to know about the Artist & Agent relationship.

Artists & Agents: Facts & Fiction
Place: OFFSET Second Stage. Bord Gais Energy Theatre, Dublin, Ireland
Time: 12pm, Friday 6th March 2015

Represented Illustrators Andrew Rae, Chrissie Macdonald, Matthew Griffin, Rod Hunt & Sam Summerskill, London Director at artists’ rep Bernstein & Andriulli, discuss the artist & agent relationship; including how to seek representation, the roll of an agent, how they promote your work, help develop an artist’s career, negotiate with clients & manage commissions.

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IKEA KVARTIROVEDENIE - Advertising Campaign Animation & Film
My  massive illustration for IKEA's KVARTIROVEDENIE ("Apartmentology") advertising campaign in Russia with Instinct BBDO has been animated by Petrick Animation.  A little film about the campaign has also been created. See the full illustration project here ...
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Interview with Toyota: ‘Where’s the X?’ Aygo ad campaign illustration
Toyota have interviewed me about my recent ‘Where’s the X?’ ad campaign illustration   with Saatchi & Saatchi  for the Toyota Aygo. Read the interview here .
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Check out '10 steps to freelance success' on CreativeBloQ, which includes advice from myself 
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OFFSET 2015 'Artists & Agents: Facts & Fiction' panel round up & It's Nice That feature
On Friday at OFFSET in Dublin we held our  ‘Artists & Agents: Facts & Fiction’ panel talk with  Andrew Rae ,  Chrissie Macdonald ,  Matthew Griffin,   Sam Summerskill  & myself . We covered a lot of ground with some in-depth advice for anyone seeking an art...
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New Rod Hunt Interview with TUTS+
TUTS+  have published a new interview me, which includes questions on my working process, inspirations, self-promotion, working with my artists' rep & the story behind my Top Gear Where's Stig? books. You can read it here To the Point: Interview With Rod Hu...
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See my IKEA advertising  illustration animated!
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My IKEA KVARTIROVEDENIE ad Illustration has been animated!  https://vimeo.com/119152488  #Animation #illustration #advertising #IKEA
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Illustrator
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Illustration, Vector Art, Pixel Art, Maps, Infographics,
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  • ICON - The Illustration Conference
    Chair of Interntinal PR and Development, Board of Directors, 2012 - present
    Chair of International PR and Development on the Board of Directors of ICON The Illustration Conference for the preparation of ICON8. ICON8 will take place in the United States in 2014. The Illustration Conference [ICON] is a grass-roots, professional organization established in 1997 to serve the illustration community and promote the use of illustration in all media, provide a platform for illustrators and image-makers to address issues from a tight knit community and develop new approaches to this historically significant profession. ICON is a not-for-profit, all volunteer organization supported by our sponsors and attendees registration fees.
  • Rod Hunt Illustration Studio
    Creator in Chief, present
    Rod Hunt is an award winning London based Illustrator & artist who has built a reputation for retro tinged Illustrations & detailed character filled landscapes. With UK & international clients spanning publishing, design, advertising & new media, he's illustrated everything from book covers to advertising campaigns, theme park maps, iPhone Apps & even the odd large scale installation too!
  • Association of Illustrators
    Chairman + Director (2003-2012), 2009 - 2012
    The AOI was established in 1973 to advance and protect illustrator’s rights and encourage professional standards. The AOI is a non-profit making trade association dedicated to its members’ professional interests and the promotion of illustration. http://www.theaoi.com
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Rod Hunt Illustration Studio
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Rod Hunt is a London based Illustrator & artist who has built a reputation for retro tinged Illustrations & detailed character filled landscapes. With UK & international clients spanning publishing, design, advertising & new media, he's illustrated everything from book covers to advertising campaigns, theme park maps, iPhone Apps & even the odd large scale installation too!

Rod is also the illustrator behind the bestselling Where's Stig? books for the BBC's hit TV show Top Gear

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Awards and Accolades Images - The Best of British Illustration 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35. American Illustration 29 (2010), 30 (2011). Society of Illustrators 53 (2011). Creative Review Illustration Annual (2010). Communication Arts Illustration Annual 52 (2011). 3x3 ProShow - Illustration Annual No.8 (2011). Clio Awards - Silver - Print - Public Service. AIDES Campaign (2011)
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