This is Grapevine:
Grapevine is a monthly free gig listing guide found in pubs and venues across East Anglia, (well, Ipswich mostly).
This Is Real Art:
This Is Real Art are are a design and advertising company based in London who work for such clients as Coca Cola, D&AD, Dept. for Transport, Economist, Manhattan Loft Corporation, MTV, Tate, Waterstones and a host of cultural and social organisations. You can see the sort of stuff from the showreel.
Good, aren't they!
This is a typical spread from Grapevine:
Hmmm, good isn't it.
This is an advert for a web developer that appeared in Grapevine this month (click on image for larger view):
This advert is for This Is Real Art.
This struck me as an odd placement as it caught my attention.
Then I realised it had caught my attention.
This then struck me as a very savvy placement—Ipswich: new University with creative courses; large BT tech outpost up the road in Martlesham; cheaper wage expectancy workforce outside of London; cheap ad rates in Grapevine, and many creatives in the town will leaf through Grapevine to scan what's happening locally gig wise, despite its obvious design acumen. Just as I do every month.
This Is Real Art