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Communication Research

Event Illustration with the European Creative Hubs Network

How we made CAMPUS, BRUSSELS a printed and digital booklet summarizing the European Creative Hubs Network Campus conference. A case study in event illustration.

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Data Chaos: explainer comics for software developers

We worked with Coade3, an innovative software development startup, to produce a comic explainign their services. Our work with Coade3 showcases everything we're passionate about at Cooked Illustrations - clarifying complex messages through engaging artwork, and creating a visual language for a brand to use again and again, long after we've wrapped on a project.

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PanaMartina: creating intellectual property to fund science outreach

Discover how Cooked Illustrations worked to condense decades' worth of research into a multilingual comic book about a time-travelling girl, eager to learn about Panama's history.

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Encounters: interactive storytelling set in Cardiff

'Encounters' is an interactive story about two Cardiff-based creative workers who are connected through various work and community circles, despite never actually meeting. Discover how we brought this little story to life.

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Diving For Denticles: a historical ecology

Why is it relevant for scientists to experiment with different methods of communicating research to different types of audiences? Here we explore how illustration can help research reach a wider audience, as well as tell you about how scientists use shark denticles to recreate the historical ecology of a site in the Panamanian Caribbean.

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