Thinking of losing weight, eating more healthy and hitting the gym once a while? While you might have high hopes for your New Year's Resolutions, the statistics are against you. Fear not: an interview with personal trainer Roy Vermeulen might help you out.
Becoming David Yarrow: The Story Behind The Success
An introduction is perhaps unnecessary, so see this interview with David Yarrow as an exploration of his past, present and future. "I started selling pictures on the corner of the streets for 10 pounds, and recently a photograph of mine sold for 120.000 pounds."
This winter, Nikolaj Kovdal – co-founder of Fiskebar, Østerbar, Gå Nord and Bar Noord – will introduce a new restaurant concept with Sen Kulanthaivelu. Located at the Kattendijkdok-Oostkaai, Fiskeskur will transform the old customs building into the first fish restaurant on 't Eilandje. Good news always comes in pairs; during the launch of Fiskeskur, Fiskebar will also celebrate its 12th anniversary.
Clad in pink, gold and white hues, the brand new designed PACK'D Essentials Box can be bought without immediately commiting to a membership, and has everything to march yourself, your family and even your friends into the new year.
Library of Unspoken Emotions | Introducing Unsaid Library
Unsaid Library launches with 11 unique collections like Parallel, Shoreline, Symphony, Afterglow, Soar and Nest, which will be introduced during the press launch of the temporary pop-up location on the Schuttershofstraat 25 in Antwerp.
During the ANTIDOTE 2X19 Open Days, there were some notable newcomers amongst the sea of familiar Nightingale brands. Taking a somewhat prominent place in our set-up, we introduced Calzedonia and Intimissimi as the newest lingerie and legwear & beachwear brands to watch.
Two years after the success of "Wild Encounters", Leonhard's Gallery once again invites David Yarrow to exhibit his latest series of works. "It’s Five O’Clock Somewhere" displays this mastery in wildlife photography.
C.P. Company & adidas Originals document their shared history in collaboration
The long anticipated collaboration between C.P. Company and adidas was teased earlier this year with a limited edition Friends and Family pack, including the Bordeaux coloured Kamanda and the deep red Explorer Jacket.
2018 marks the launch of a fitter and more energetic Nightingale, as the experimental concept agency has finally set foot in the health & sports sector. Starting August, the concept agency welcomes The Brick as a new client.
Amsterdam and Sizoo Brothers star in 'Eyes on the City'
For several years, C.P. Company has encouraged it's fans to document their relationships with their hometown with the "Eyes On The City" campaign. Now it's time for the Sizoo Brothers to clad themselves in the iconic Goggle Jacket.
As we grow more ambitious and see a shift in working hours, we find that the world spends more of its personal time during the nighttime hours, devoid of sunlight. ‘Devoid of Sunlight’ is one of the most important trends that influenced the theme for Nightingale’s FW18 AWAKE Days.
No agency is reluctant to the current climate, its crazes and social inclinations, yet this foreword to our AWAKE Days Magazine is a cautious plea to retrieve creative inspiration from within, rather than from the outside world. A few insightful words by founder Stijn Nachtergaele on the current state of this era's creative battlefield.
The newest editorial offering by Nightingale. Read how our story continues through our newest cases and projects for FW18. Print edition shipping June 14th - a limited run of 1000 copies. Order your copy now.
In the wake of announcing Parkland, Komono and Canon as Nightingale's newest additions to the client portfolio, the concept agency welcomes MINI as project partner for the upcoming AWAKE Nighttime Open Days.
For the launch of their brand new M50 and M100, Canon and Nightingale celebrate their collaboration with a dedicated campaign exhibition for the FW18 AWAKE Nighttime Open Days. The M50 is the first Canon mirrorless to capture your memories in 4K.
Parkland doesn't believe in solely selling a product, but takes the next step by providing a cleaner future in the shape of a durable, practical backpack. The brand is yet another change- and tastemaker to join the Nightingale client roster.’
Presenting a conceptual exhibition honouring the 30th anniversary of C.P. Company's epochal Goggle Jacket. Experience the exhibition for yourself between the 8th and 30th of March at the ETQ Store in Amsterdam.
A testament of our commitment to the digital age | A highly successful digital first production for Belgian luxury brand Morobe, proving that film and focus on mobile content is now more important than ever.
In anticipation of 'PUMA invites A Polaroid Story', Elisabeth Ouni had a few words to say about the current state of urban culture, how the Benelux market shifted in attitude and what she's got planned for a the 10th anniversary of the platform.
As Nightingale already has several new projects lining up for the Dutch market in 2018, the timing was right to officially expand to the Netherlands - this with a new local correspondent and physical location.
Nightingale featured in Frame's 'The Other Office'
In February 2018, Nightingale's Creative Workspace will be featured in FRAME's third edition of their 'The Other Office' publication. The book offers readers 100+ fresh and inspiring projects in the field of workspace and office design.
provides a wind of change by expanding with a skin care line. Influenced by
oriental beauty tradition, the new grooming collections follow the current
trend of herby aromas like fresh lemongrass, basil, Asian jasmine and so on.
No ice, please | Cocktail reinventions for cold Winters
As winter isn’t going away anytime soon, a solid cocktail can be the perfect companion during these cold, winter nights. Spice up the classics and discover
how Strongbow can serve as the key ingredient for a festive winter apero.
To celebrate the end of a very successful year for Nightingale, one in which the agency reached many new heights, the team went on an inspirational 2-day journey to London. The documentation below gives an idea of the events that transpired in those 36 hours.
The start of a new year brings a lot of good intentions, changing our not so well-considered eating habits often tops our list. Good news for anyone looking for an easy way to get a healthy and balanced lifestyle: with it’s delicious, nutritious food service, FUEL offers the perfect counterweight for the exuberant holidays.
CAB & The Ongoing Dialogue with the House of Jean Prouvé
Back in November, Nightingale hosted their Supper Club concept at one of the most surprising locations in Brussels. The CAB contemporary art center is very much worth the visit, with highlights including an original copy of Jean Prouvé’s most innovative works: the '6 x 6 Demountable House'.
The short digital film identifies a growing problem amongst generation next: the scarcity of time. But through strong visual storytelling, it also introduces Parcify as the next disruptive force in this new era.
After a swift and highly exclusive collaboration earlier this year, C.P. Company and the Gorillaz dived into the studio once again, this time to create a bigger and more approachable capsule collection.
Seen through the eyes of sportswear hero, designer and collector Gary Aspden, the viewer gets a unique historical perspective of the urban British landscape whilst paying homage to the iconic Goggle Jacket.
During the Nightingale Supper Club dinner, guests were not only treated to a unique food concept, but rather a 360 experience. A significant element in this experience was the live music performance by Tomas Vanderplaetse, known by his stage name Suntapes.
The third act in a nostalgic trilogy adds maturity to the blend. "In our first two seasons working with ESPRIT, we tapped into our teenage years hanging out at the mall. This is ESPRIT by Opening Ceremony going off to college."
The knife, fork, tablespoon and teaspoon of the The Cutlery Project seem to have gone directly from sketch to the factory, which is illustrated perfectly by the characteristic, irregular zigzag edge of the knives. With their distinctive, yet minimalistic look, the cutlery complemented the table setting seamlessly during Nightingale’s private dinner.
The Belgian label Morobé, known for its statement shoes, launched its own handbag line for the first time. The collection consists of three models: 'La Grande Vérité', 'La Petite Vérité' and 'La Reine de Morobé'. The designs are minimalistic, but with a clear twist that gives the handbags their recognizable look.
People believe that the choices they make are due to a rational analysis of available possibilities. Brands, however, are getting more aware that emotions greatly influence and even define our decision-making process. This, and more, in the SS18 edition of the Nightingale magazine
THE INTERSECTION BETWEEN INTERIOR AND MEETING AREA
CLUSTR aesthetics collective, a new initiative by the former distributors of Moroso Belgium, is the new B4B meeting space where creative talent and interior professionals can meet. “We hope that at CLUSTR, guests can become participants”
With the launch of this new concept, the collective still caters to children who prefer to colour outside the lines, as well as to women who are sensitive to the beauty and diversity the world had to offer. What's new is that starting today, the collective will also invite other brands to help tell their story.
Recently, Boffi's showroom and flagship-store in Antwerp underwent a complete renovation, updating it to the contemporary philosophy of the brand’s identity. To communicate this change in aesthetic, Boffi turned to Nightingale to help them reach the right audience and strike the right tone.
Following the launch of two new retail locations, one in Melbourne and in Paris, RAINS aims to take over the Belgian market. As it's their first retail location in Belgium, RAINS once again turns to Nightingale to assist them with the opening and communication of this launch event.
Earlier this week, Nightingale attended the bi-annual trade fairs in Berlin to share their vision on the future of retail. But besides this exhibition, the Nightingale Antwerp and Berlin staff reserved time to visit the fair as well, returning with their heads filled with inspiration. A synopsis of our insights.
In the light of the release of their highly anticipated E-Pace compact SUV model, Jaguar will partner with Nightingale for the communication of the official reveal event in London, focusing on the Benelux market.
Nightingale is showcasing new retail solutions
at the #RetailTech Space during the July 5th edition of #FASHIONTECH Berlin. At
this exhibition, which is part of PREMIUM’s trade fair platform, Nightingale
will reveal a glimpse of their take on the ‘Concept Store of the Future’.
Recently, Nightingale added Belgian retail chain Veritas to its client portfolio. Veritas assigned Nightingale its 125 years campaign, for which the 125th birthday of the iconic brand will be celebrated...
Experimental marketing agency Nightingale is launching its brand-new flexi-working concept ‘Creative Exchanges’. Nightingale’s head office in Antwerp happens to have ample room that freelancers can use for flexi-working...
Art Partout, the Antwerp gallery that focuses on graphic work and multiples, recommends an impressive subscription deal by Oogst magazine. Anyone who signs up for a so-called ‘friend subscription’ will not only receive four issues of Oogst magazine, but also...
They were born in the same year, studied product development together and share a thorough passion for music and graphics. Brought together by their shared interests and disinterests, Kilian, Pieter and Dieter founded their visual agency...
Food-lovers, beware: on the 24th of November, HERITAGE HOUSE has officially opened its doors. This ‘store-meets-gallery’ offers a platform for premium Belgian food design, be it table-wear, kitchen-wear or actual food.
It all started with an Instagram post: a picture of two dusky pink velvet boots. This is how Virginie Morobé’s designs made their way to The Blonde Salad, the lifestyle platform created by businesswoman and social media icon Chiara Ferragni...
“We wanted to make a statement to counter the fact that a new gin is
being launched every week these days.” This autumn, Sophie Gheysens and Thomas
Baert from Deluxe Distillery are directing their full focus on the revival of
Always trying to find a balance between delivering aesthetics and clear-cut simplicity, Arte Antwerp kept its FW16 collection practical cool. Once again inspired by the city, the brand's designer Bertony Da Silva went further...
Festivals are no longer only about music. More than ever people are looking for a total experience: the food, sleep accommodation and fringe activities need to be as top notch as the music programme...
Meet Jef Claes, a 27-year-old photographer with an eye for the otherwise unseen. He is the man behind the impressive photo shoots of young Belgian labels Arte Antwerp and Six Edges. We sat down with him to discuss his work...