61 episodes

The Collective Podcast brings you bi-weekly episodes of entertaining, informative, honest discussions with creative industry professionals from around the world. Created and hosted by designer/director Ash Thorp, he aims to explore the struggles of work/life balance and to share the experiences of influential creatives from all realms of media, including (but not limited to) designers, illustrators, visual effects artists, writers, painters, and programmers.

The Collective Podcast Ash Thorp

    • Visual Arts
    • 4.6 • 106 Ratings

The Collective Podcast brings you bi-weekly episodes of entertaining, informative, honest discussions with creative industry professionals from around the world. Created and hosted by designer/director Ash Thorp, he aims to explore the struggles of work/life balance and to share the experiences of influential creatives from all realms of media, including (but not limited to) designers, illustrators, visual effects artists, writers, painters, and programmers.

    Ep. 230 - Johannes Lindqvist

    Ep. 230 - Johannes Lindqvist

    Creative artist Johannes Lindqvist joins us this week to discuss sharing knowledge, the downfall of comparing yourself to other artists, and finding where your intuition comes from. We dig into how we navigate client work, which will be great info for any artists who are just starting out in the industry. This is a huge episode, so strap in!

    GUEST LINKS:

    Johannes’ Behance: https://www.behance.net/Johannes_L
    Johannes’ Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/vizguru
    Johannes’ Instaram: https://www.instagram.com/viz.guru/
    Johannes’ YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCvQZI8x6BiGomx5XvclA9aA

    “Welcome to my place” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oFzt-3sRExI

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    SHOW NOTES:

    D2 Conferences: https://www.instagram.com/d2conferences/
    Great Talks about Photo Realism: https://www.greattalksaboutphotorealism.com/
    My Friend Pedro: https://store.steampowered.com/app/557340/My_Friend_Pedro/
    FStorm Render: https://fstormrender.ru/
    Bertrand Benoit: https://bertrand-benoit.com/
    Team Deakins: https://teamdeakins.libsyn.com/
    Mastery (Robert Greene): http://amzn.to/2nrX1Ft
    Roy Andersson: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0027815/

    The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are solely those of the speakers and do not necessarily reflect the views of their employers.

    • 2 hr 43 min
    Ep. 229 - Aaron Brimhall

    Ep. 229 - Aaron Brimhall

    Automotive photographer Aaron Brimhall joins us this week to discuss his process in creating a unique look for his photography, capturing the energy of a scene within a set of photos, and finding a perfect work/life balance which works for him and his family.

    GUEST LINKS:

    Aaron’s Website: https://aaronbrimhall.com/

    Aaron’s Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/aaronbhall/?hl=en
    Aaron’s Behance: https://www.behance.net/aarsohottt1b42

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    SHOW NOTES:

    Petrolicious: https://petrolicious.com/
    Salomon Ligthelm: http://www.ligthelm.work/
    Team Deakins: https://teamdeakins.libsyn.com/
    Blackmagic 6K: https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1499529-REG/blackmagic_design_cinecampochdef6k_blackmagic_design_pocket_cinema.html
    Ozan Biron: https://ozan.ca/
    Blade Runner: https://amzn.to/3gmbfPz

    The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are solely those of the speakers and do not necessarily reflect the views of their employers.

    • 1 hr 32 min
    Ep. 228 - Filipe Carvalho

    Ep. 228 - Filipe Carvalho

    Designer and director Filipe Carvalho joins us this week, (six years since his last appearance on the podcast!) to discuss his new company Foreign Affairs, becoming a father, and all about his experience winning an Emmy.

    GUEST LINKS:

    Filipe’s Website: http://www.randomthoughtpattern.com/index.html
    Filipe’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/filipecarvalho?lang=en
    Filipe’s Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/filoak/

    Foreign Affairs: http://thisisforeignaffairs.tv/en/work

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    SHOW NOTES:

    Semi Permanent: https://www.semipermanent.com/
    Digital Design Days: https://www.ddd.it/
    Kyle Cooper: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kyle_Cooper

    The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are solely those of the speakers and do not necessarily reflect the views of their employers.

    • 1 hr 46 min
    Ep. 227 - Gavin Rothery

    Ep. 227 - Gavin Rothery

    Director Gavin Rothery joins us this week to discuss his experience directing his first feature length film, Archive. He comes equipped with all kinds of extraordinary knowledge and stories from the past year, pouring blood, sweat, and tears into his film. We’re so excited to share this episode with you all, as this is an incredible look into what it means to be a filmmaker.

    GUEST LINKS:

    Gavin’s Website: http://www.gavinrothery.com/
    Gavin’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/GavRov
    Archive: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6882604/

    Moon: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1182345/

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    SHOW NOTES:

    We Need To Talk About Kevin: https://amzn.to/3cgWye0
    Anthony Scott Burns: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm2227980/
    Ben Mendehlson: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0578853/
    Mavic Drone: https://store.dji.com/product/mavic-2?vid=45291

    The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are solely those of the speakers and do not necessarily reflect the views of their employers.

    • 2 hr 37 min
    Ep. 226 - Arsen Asyrankulov

    Ep. 226 - Arsen Asyrankulov

    2D and 3D concept artist Arsen Asyrankulov joins us this week to discuss his unique creative style and workflow, his interesting artistic journey, and all of the various influences which have culminated in his beautiful art.

    GUEST LINKS:

    Arsen’s ArtStation: https://www.artstation.com/asyrankulov
    Arsen’s Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/arsen_asyrankulov/?hl=en

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    SHOW NOTES:

    Matt Kohr: https://www.artstation.com/mattkohr
    Ruan Jia: https://www.artstation.com/ruanjia
    Akira: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0094625/
    Passage: https://altcinc.com/work/passage
    The Fountain (Soundtrack): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Fountain_(soundtrack)
    Vivaldi Recomposed by Max Richter: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8oYWfJuMGMA
    Mica Levi: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Micachu
    Hyperion: https://amzn.to/39txT42
    Game of Thrones: https://amzn.to/3dCqZg5
    Labyrinth: https://amzn.to/33VrgGs
    Carl Jung: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carl_Jung
    H.R. Giger: https://www.hrgiger.com/

    The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are solely those of the speakers and do not necessarily reflect the views of their employers.

    • 1 hr 41 min
    Ep. 225 - Glyn Dillon

    Ep. 225 - Glyn Dillon

    All-around artistic mastermind Glyn Dillon joins us this week to discuss his experiences working on multiple Star Wars films as a costume designer and concept artist, how his career has progressed throughout the years, and how his love of comics has played a big part of his artistic endeavors.

    GUEST LINKS:

    Glyn on Wikipedia: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm1265619/

    Glyn’s IMDb: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm1265619/
    Glyn’s Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/glyn__dillon/?hl=en
    Glyn’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/glyn_dillon

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    SHOW NOTES:

    David Crossman: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0189366/
    Solo: A Star Wars Story: https://amzn.to/3b4eNTn
    Mike Mignola: https://www.artofmikemignola.com/
    Jamie Hewlett: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jamie_Hewlett
    Tank Girl: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tank_Girl
    Alberto Mielgo: http://www.albertomielgo.com/

    The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are solely those of the speakers and do not necessarily reflect the views of their employers.

    • 1 hr 41 min

Customer Reviews

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106 Ratings

106 Ratings

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Dope podcast I learn so much and always get inspired by his guest. I really recommend it.

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