A platform for creative people
Appreciate & Collect
An overview of penccil.com, the visual culture sharing platform developed by Mario Gagliardi Design in 2012.
How it started In 2012, MGD designed penccil.com as a web platform for collaborative creativity.
What does penccil do? penccil.com creates online galleries from user-submitted images and provides in-browser collaboration tools.
from toolset to social network From its initial concept of a creative collaboration platform, penccil has grown into a social network for creative people.
Projects Design collective Pinwu - Zhang Lei, Christoph John and Jovana Bogdanovic - are collaborating in Yuhang, China, to re-interpret traditional Chinese crafts.
Penique productions is a collective of artists from Barcelona. They specialize in changing interiors by means of inflatable balloons, thereby creating unique spatial experiences.
Pascal Broccolichi is a sound designer who explores the boundaries of acoustic design, turning spaces into new acoustic experiences.
Soderlund Davidson is a British-Swedish couple designing together. Here a cake stand / candle holder series made in their own workshop.
Simon Porte Jacquemus is an up-and-coming 24-year-old French designer who started his own fashion label in Paris at the age of 19.
Merve Kahraman is a furniture designer from Istanbul who made a stir in Turkey with a profound sense of humor in her creations.
Photographer Huang Qingjun portraits families all over China together with all their worldly possessions.
Leonor Brilha is a young Portuguese mural painter telling both traditional and personal stories with large-scale murals in Lisbon.
Paying Forward: penccil members showcasing their own work and introduce the work of friends and people whose work they admire.
Huang Quingjun
Soderlund Davidson: installation, theater workshop, boutique.
Simon tells stories of his generation with high fashion set in locations of his childhood, such as a modernist seaside resort town in France which for him is both nostalgic and alienating.
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Grids
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Vessel
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