DesignStudio, Analog, and Pixel Artworks merge to form ‘Further’

The new group will help brands deliver captivating experiences

Branding agency DesignStudio, motion design studio Analog, and immersive experience pioneers Pixel Artworks have merged to form Further: a new creative group that will ‘push the boundaries of creative innovation’. The creative group will support clients from brand and design work into best-in-class VFX, animation and content, helping them deliver captivating, immersive experiences.

Backed by Waterland Private Equity, Further wants to ‘add expertise across the creative value chain whilst scaling internationally’. By uniting, the group will be able to provide a more cohesive client experience and combine brand, content, and experiences to stand out.

Paul Stafford, Founder of Design Studio, will take on the role of Group CEO. Commenting on the merger, he said:

Analog, DesignStudio and Pixel Artworks are three award-winning agencies, each with a fierce reputation for excellence. By joining forces, we’re amplifying our collective expertise and assembling world-class talent to push creativity further. Our goal from day one is to stay ahead of the curve in delivering innovative solutions for clients, fostering a space where creativity has no limits. We are delighted to be partnering with Waterland, which will help Further transform the way visionary creatives and ambitious brands work together, and that’s incredibly exciting.

Further will have studios based in London, New York, Sydney and Dubai.

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