Journal entries ordered by “Surprise Me”


Jerwood/FVU Awards

The Jerwood/FVU (Film and Video Umbrella) Awards are a major annual opportunity for moving-image artists, making… more


15th December 2015

Claire and Pontus from the Association of Art Historians are having a chat with Sam in… more


24th January 2017

Michael and Jack are at Finsbury Town Hall, talking to Will from Urdang Academy about their… more


9th January 2014

We’re delighted to begin working on a project with the Crafts Council today. Michael and Ross… more


25th July 2017

Emily’s been with us for three months already, time for her own set of Cog keys…. more


9th January 2012

After a long search for the perfect pencil case, John now comes armed for work with… more


7th April 2016

Michael’s visiting Pollitt & Co. to soak up the atmosphere and hear more about what’s kept… more


16th July 2012

Ocky and Michael have been to Doncaster to hold a branding workshop for a new venue… more


8th October 2014

We’ve just received a lovely new book from Art On The Underground, Sam’s the first to… more


6th September 2016

Sam, Anna and Michael are in Hammersmith, at Lyric, kicking off their new website project with… more


30th June 2011

Simon’s last day as a full-time Cog Designer. Tomorrow he will be an Associate team member. more


13th March 2012

Michael and John have been to ISM to present ideas and wish David Smith well for… more


2nd July 2013

We’ve brought the biscuits out as Michael and Ben from Tincan are here, discussing the website… more


8th March 2016

Becca, Ross and Sæunn are at the Private View for the Jerwood FVU Awards at Jerwood… more


6th January 2017

It’s three months since Dan joined us so today saw the ceremonial handover of his keys. more


13th November 2014

One of us has been sharing their birthday celebration with the Arts Marketing Association. They are… more


7th August 2012

We’re a week away from installation of the wayfinding system we’ve created for The Beaney in… more


9th July 2014

Like an elaborate photographic blancmange, the team have been photographing each other photographing each other, in… more


4th November 2015

Sam’s at the Spektrix conference, giving a ‘lightening talk’ about how to get the most from… more


5th March 2013

Jon inspects our Time Out ad for the National Maritime Museum’s Late evening next week –… more