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OFFSET Dublin returns next March 23, 24th & 25th to The Bord Gáis Energy Theater. Guarantee your creative inspiration with a whooping 50% discount off full-priced tickets. We have 150 Super Early Bird Tickets on sale.

Buy Tickets here and enter the following code: dots-offset2018 to get your tickets.

OFFSET has been running since 2009 and has hosted some of the leading designers, illustrators, photographers, advertising creatives, film makers and more from Ireland and around the world such as Massimo Vignelli, Sir Peter Blake, Milton Glaser, Paula Scher, JR, George Lois, Micheal Beirut, Bob Gill, Emily Oberman, Marina Willer, Genevieve Gauckler, Marion Bantjes, The Mill, Kyle Cooper, Drive Productions, GMUNK, Lance Wyman and many many more.
With over 2,500 attendees each year, Offset has fast become one of the world’s most inspirational, educational and vocational conferences for the design and creative industries.
Below is 50% of our main stage programme. We will be announcing the complete lineup over the next few months as well as information on our 2 other stages plus details on our fringe festival.
1. Chris Ware
2. Gail Bichler
3. D.A.D.D.Y. |
4. Beatrice Alemagna |
5. The Creativity Hub |
6. Richard Brim |
7. Stephen Doyle |
8. Ivan Cash |
9. Aoife McArdle |
10. Blexbolex
11. Sonya Dyakova |
12. Peter Donnelly |
Hailed as the master of the comic art form, Chris Ware was the first graphic novelist to win a major literary prize (The Guardian's First Book award in 2001 for Jimmy Corrigan: The Smartest Kid on Earth). Chris is widely known for his New Yorker magazine covers, having contributed cartoons and over 30 covers to The New Yorker since 1999 and his award-winning comic strip, The Acme Novelty Library.
Gail Bichler is the design director of The New York Times Magazine where she and her team have won numerous awards for their print and interactive design as well as their groundbreaking work in virtual reality. In 2016 they were named “Magazine of the Year” by the Society of Publication Designers (S.P.D.) and received two Grand Prix awards at Cannes.
Award winning Dublin director duo Mike Ahern & Enda Loughman aka D.A.D.D.Y. are also not be missed. Best known for their commercial and music, they have worked with all the top agencies including Droga5, Saatchi & Saatchi, TWBA, JWT, Rothco & Publicis.
Multi-award-winning children's book author/illustrator Beatrice Alemagna has published more than thirty books all over the world. Her long list of accolades include the Premio Andersen Award, a Bologna Ragazzi Mention, five White Ravens Awards and three Baobab Prizes for the most innovative books for children.
The Creativity Hub is an award winning company that was founded by Rory O’Connor and Anita Murphy to publish playthings that foster imagination, empathy and self-esteem. Rory’s Story Cubes have sold over 5 million sets in 50 countries and was listed as top selling Holiday item by The Extraordinaires Design Studio is their latest project to inspire a new generation of designers and inventors
Peter Donnelly is an award winning illustrator & art director from Dublin and serves as a committee executive member of Illustrators Ireland. His awards include 3x3, Creative Quarterly, American Illustration and The Institute of Designers Ireland. He has been a featured artist in the Taschen Illustration Now series as well as being shortlisted for the Gradam Réics Carló, the Young People’s Book of the Year Award.
Richard Brim is an executive creative director at adam&eveDDB London. His work for clients such as The Sunday Times, Shelter and the Department for Transport has awarded him in every colour from all the major award shows. He is the man behind multi award-winning Christmas campaigns including “Sorry, I Spent It On Myself” for Harvey Nichols and the “Monty the Penguin” & “Buster” Christmas campaign for John Lewis.
From editorial illustrations for Fast Company to a 3D book cover for Steve Colbert, Stephen Doyle is the creative director of NY based design studio Doyle Partners. In 2014 he was awarded the AIGA Medal and is recognised as the ultimate “designer’s designer,” merging imagination, intelligence, creativity and craftsmanship through incisive and enduring design.

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  • Graphic Design
  • creative inspiration
  • film
  • photography
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  • animation
  • art

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