Illustration at OFFSET Sheffield

We’re very lucky to host two wonderful contemporary illustrators. Both are multi award-winning, prolific, influential as well as being really nice people! They perfectly encapsulate the modern illustrator working across a multitude of platforms from editorial, books, packaging, animation, posters and even ceramics. We are really looking forward to them providing insights into their process […]

Offset Sheffield: October Inspiration!

Following a successful first UK edition last November in London, we are very excited to announce that we are heading “Up North” this October for Offset Sheffield. Our home, for what will be our 10th Offset, will be the beautiful Crucible Theatre. Taking place on October 21st and 22nd, OFFSET Sheffield will be part of […]


Following our successful first UK edition last November in London, we are very excited to announce that we are bringing OFFSET to Sheffield this October. Our home for what will be our 10th OFFSET will be the beautiful Crucible Theatre. Taking place on October 21st and 22nd, OFFSET will be part of the Sheffield Catalyst Festival of […]


Our final day opened with a bang and a snap as renowned fashion photographer and Limerick native, Niall McInerney offered up some treats for our eyes. Niall referred to “Naomi, Yves, Andy, Vivienne, Issey, Grace, Linda, Alexander and Christian by their first names” as he brought us back stage at some of the most illustrious […]


The sun greeted our highly caffeinated heads for the start of Day Two as we welcomed Pentagram’s Angus Hyland to the main stage. The main focus of his work revolved around one area; ‘Le Style Anglais’. Angus detailed work from his Penguin book covers to his much-loved The Book of the Dog and a lot […]


With over 2,500 attendees to our Dublin event each year, OFFSET has fast become one of the world’s most inspirational, educational and vocational conferences for the design and creative industries. This year we decided to stretch our wings and made our way to London to host our first international OFFSET in the historic Shoreditch Town […]

Laurence King at OFFSET London

One of my old lecturers once asked me do I like books… generally? I thought he was cracked, I mean who doesn’t like books especially as a vis comm student I generally judged every book by its cover. So with that in mind we have invited publishers Laurence King to OFFSET London to judge all […]

Dublin Design Night

The first Dublin Design Night with Yelp and Image Interiors took place last Wednesday, in 9 different venues around the city. Offset put the series link on for GBBO and with the promise of a different design experience in each venue we sipped, sampled and shopped our way around Temple Bar, George’s street and Drury […]

Story Hun? | Culture Night

This Friday sees the 10th incarnation of Culture Night and amongst the many events taking place, one of our picks for the night is illustrator and artist Aoife Dooley‘s Dublin Hun for Downstairs Dublin along Merrion Square. Aoife was invited to be an ambassador this year for Culture Night and she will be doodling caricatures […]

Speed Dating | ICAD

The Countdown Begins for Portfolio Lab. ICAD’s speed-dating type, event to help emerging creative talent break into ad land. Next Thursday, September 17th, the creative industry’s annual speed-dating and networking event for young talent takes place in Dublin. Run by the Institute of Creative Advertising (ICAD), Portfolio Lab aims to help emerging talent break into the advertising […]