Journal entries ordered by “Surprise Me”


Speculative pitching

Why won’t we take on unpaid creative pitches? Are we delusional, thinking clients might change their… more


18th July 2011

Making pasta faces with Felix from Half Moon Young People’s Theatre, for their brochure cover. more


1st October 2015

Michael’s exercising our right to vote at the AGM of the Design Business Association. Here’s Chief… more


8th June 2018

Say cheese! As it’s National Cheese week, we’ve brought in samples of our favourite dairy. Rebecca… more


26th April 2013

Today we went for our monthly Cog lunch at the Royal Observatory’s Astronomy Café. We were… more


10th December 2018

Lending a helping hand Alex, Anna and Emily R are filming for Spruce up Cog’s Christmas…. more

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AMA Conference 2016

Our top-tips and takeaways from the Arts Marketing Association’s 2016 Conference, titled ‘On a Mission to… more


2nd October 2013

Visiting a potential new client, Michael and Ross had to cross a field full of potentially… more


1st August 2014

Our Cog Night trip was to see the Dennis Hopper, The Lost Album exhibition at Royal… more


15th July 2013

Ashley from STARS Foundation is here with us and Michael Kent today. We’ve been talking wireframes,… more


10th April 2018

It’s cake o’clock, Emily is dishing out the yummy treats Michael’s brought in. more


7th October 2015

To mark the occasion of the Great British Bake Off final, both Anna and Becca have… more


18th June 2018

Jack and Michael are visiting our new clients, Rich Mix. They’re in the board room, chatting… more


18th December 2015

Céline and Natalie from Akram Khan company are here so we can handover the new website… more


16th August 2017

Freya from SLG popped in today to be trained on a temporary site that we’ve built… more


18th January 2016

Ross and Anna are at a meeting in City Hall (with Alice Gimblett and others). Ross… more


17th October 2013

Michael’s popped in to the Royal Ballet School, to see Annalise Cunild (who we used to… more


30th March 2016

We’ve been doing some DIY in the studio. Here’s Ross, peeking through the hole where a… more


The art of partnering

Working with King’s College London, we designed the third publication in their series of Cultural Enquiries… more


19th April 2016

It’s sunny inside and out today, perfect time to spend some quality time in the garden. more


10th April 2014

Whilst Michael was in Woolwich, talking to a prospective new client, he wandered into this piece… more