CreativeMornings Summit Recap
For those of you following along online, you may have noticed that October has been a very special month for us. Aside from marking our sixth birthday, October brought the first ever CreativeMornin...
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The First CreativeMornings Summit!
You may have seen the Instagrams or heard our plea for wine donations—we’re hosting the first ever CreativeMornings Summit! (Before you pack your bags and try to snag a ticket, though, the Cr...
October's theme is Crossover
From Berlin, Germany to Jeju, South Korea, CreativeMornings chapters now span over 85 cities around the world. At the heart of each month is a global conversation, crossing over coastlines and ocea...
Book List No. 11: Color
With Color being such an integral part of the CreativeMornings brand, it’s surprising to think that it’s taken us this long to make it a global theme. Chosen by our Paris chapter and br...
One of Many: RJ Owen
CreativeMornings/New York attendee and volunteer Wesley Verhoeve is traveling around the United States, interviewing creative communities. In this edition, he stops by our Denver chapter to interview organizer RJ Owen.
DJ Jim Q's Playlist: Color
Our resident DJ, Jim Quindlen puts together some colorful tracks for this month's theme and just might leave you hearing the rainbow.
Esther Pearl: Camp Reel Stories
Contributor Daniel Wolfe recaps a talk from our Oakland chapter with Esther Pearl, founder of Camp Reel Stories, a non-profit summer camp for young girls that inspires them to create their own media and grow in an industry that historically favors men.
Winning at Failing, In Conversation with Blue Bottle Coffee Roaster Justin Rodriguez
Titlecard icons are coffee designed by Phil Goodwin and clock designed by John Caserta, downloaded from the Noun Project. It’s near 7:00 a.m. in the morning, West Coast time, when I prepare questi...
September's Theme is Color
CreativeMornings is not shy of color. Now in 88 creative cities (with a unique color for each one!), CreativeMornings is excited to kick off a full month on the theme of “Color,” brought to you by Squarespace. The theme was chosen by our Paris team, and we were thrilled to have the very talented and crafty Erin Jang illustrate it in her signature, cheerful style.
One of Many: Becca Barnet
From taxidermy art, illustrations, or tattoos, Becca Barnet’s work revolves around the ideas of creation, preservation and re-appropriating. After graduating as an illustrator from the Rhode Isla...
Book List No. 10: Failure
This August’s theme is Failure , chosen by our Singapore chapter and depicted by New York-based photographer Bill Wadman. Check out ten books on the theme!
DJ Jim Q's Playlist: Failure
Failure is the foundation of any creative process. We learn and develop our skills and intuition with experimentation and through trial and error. However, the fear of failure has the opposite effe...
New Organizers in Copenhagen, Charleston & Rio
During the month of April, we sent out an open call for Organizers in Copenhagen, Charleston and Rio with a little help from one of our official partners, Squarespace. Please meet the approved applicants!
Gregg Deal: The Last American Indian on Earth
Contributor Daniel Wolfe shares his experience and a recap of performance artist Gregg Deal's powerful talk on heritage and family at CreativeMornings/DC.
Smile! Each month, 7,000 creative folks around the world meet up at local CreativeMornings chapters to get inspired and meet new people. We think that that is something to smile about. Dedicated t...
CreativeMornings/NewYork with Coffeetographer Chérmelle Edwards
We first met Chérmelle Edwards when she began showing up to photograph CreativeMornings/NewYork last year. With a passion for coffee culture and flair for style, she was unmissable as she shot photos of attendees for her blog. For this post, we invited Chérmelle to our July talk to share her experience
August's theme is Failure
If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again—and then get up on a stage in front of 50+ people and talk about it. That’s what’s happening at CreativeMornings chapters around the ...
Vanessa German: Gift of Love
Contributor Nate Burgos recaps Pittsburgh-based artist Vanessa German's poignant talk on Bravery and activism in her community.
Join the Talk Watch Squad!
We’re building out a small, robust team of folks to help watch and catalog all the great videos coming out of CreativeMornings chapters around the world. We’re looking for avid talk-wat...
Morning Person: Fabian Pfortmüller
Fabian Pfortmüller caught our attention when he first took the stage at our CreativeMornings/Zürich chapter in 2011, where he spoke on the importance of design with a conscience. (Editor’s No...
Resident New York "Coffeetographer" Chermelle Edwards dives deep into the local coffee culture and source behind the Blue Bottle brew we have at CreativeMornings/NewYork.
DJ Jim Q's Playlist: Heritage
Our July Playlist is out! DJ Jim Quindlen pulls together a Spotify playlist around this month's theme of Heritage.