To celebrate the release of Gambit, JJP, Momentum Pictures and the Evening Standard teamed up to create ‘The Great Gambit Art Heist’ which gave the public the chance to ‘con’ their way into the world premiere of the movie. Prior to the premiere, clues were published indicating where readers could find a reproduction Monet Haystack painting the following day. In all, six paintings were hidden across London, and anyone who found one could exchange it for two tickets to attend the premiere. Each location was recorded and the video footage was played at the premiere itself whilst people took their seats.
To promote its new high-speed service linking Lyons with Brussels, SNCF and TBWA Paris created a real time, dual location video installation. A cube was installed at the Place de la République in Lyons, which contained a hole and the instruction “Stick Your Head into Brussels”. Anyone who did become part of a live video stream onto a screen in the Mont des Arts in Brussels creating a giant peephole from one city into another
Becks have just run an on-trade music promotion for Becks Vier in pubs and bars in London, Birmingham, Newcastle and Leeds. The campaign allowed consumers to interact with a Becks Vier Beermat or A3 washroom panel using NFC, QR codes or a unique search term in order to be directed to a Becks Vier microsite. Once there, they could chose 1 of 3 tracks from upcoming artists, and enter their email address to have the track sent to them. The Campaign with Admedia was planned and bought by Vizeum and Posterscope.
Rock the Vote used Blue Bite to create QR and NFC-enabled posters that encouraged the youth to vote prior to the US elections. Smartphone users could register to vote straight from the poster site as well as receive details about where to vote on Election Day.
Via: Upstart business journal
GM promoted the new Cadillac ATS model using 3D perspective floorart race tracks which consumers could drive a virtual car around by viewing the tracks through a smartphone or tablet. This augmented reality experience was devised by Carat, Fallon and Posterscope USA and attracted nearly 4,000 plays per location per day!
In this innovative approach to sampling, The New York Bakery Co recently created the bagel grabber, an arcade-like machine, located in Shoreditch, East London, which allows patrons to play for their bagel of choice.
A very impressive water projection entitled ‘Beginning’
To launch the new Xbox computer game Halo 4, a 50-foot wide logo suspended from a helicopter and weighing 3.2 tonnes was flown along the Thames giving the illusion of a giant UFO.
Via: The Daily Mail
Coke Zero challenged unsuspecting train passengers to unlock the 007 in them in less than 70 seconds for their chance to win exclusive tickets for the new James Bond movie SKYFALL.