S/B Jordan Bruner

Brought up by a painter and a carpenter, Jordan seemed destined for a future in fine arts. Mythology, travel, and surprising narratives make Jordan’s work unique. Since joining Strange Beast, Jordan has directed commercials, music promos and interactive games for Linda McCartney, One Billion Rising and Paramore. Jordan’s style brings the screen to life, and offers surreal charm to any project. Beyond animation, Jordan has designed wallpaper, and soft furnishings as part of Clerkenwell Design Week. Her work has been screened at various festivals including Sundance, Best of Animation Block Party, LA and Pictoplasma, Berlin. Jordan was a winner of New York’s ADC Young Guns 2013.

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Hem ‘Tourniquet’

Jordan took on this beautiful track and created a wonderful film with a host of fantastic characters, using her signature character design style and animation technique this film really shows Jordan at her best.

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Hem

Google Translate ‘Small World Restaurant’

Jordan teamed up with M ss ng P eces, to design nterior and exterior elements for Small World, the Google Translate restaurant. Located on the corner of Bowery and Kenmare in NYC, the restaurant was open for a special four day presentation. Each day, a team of chefs cooked up cuisines inspired by places all around the globe.

“Whether you start things off with “bon appétit,” “dobrou chuť” or “itadakimasu,” it’s over meals that we build community and connect,” according to Google. “In celebration of just that, Google Translate is opening an interactive pop-up restaurant in New York City.

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M ss ng P eces
Google Translate

Love Linda

Jordan worked alongside Pete Candeland to bring a surreal, fantastical world to the vegan food market.

All the characters are based on members of the McCartney family and the production team, the details in the designs and beautiful 2D animation make this a great piece of distinct advertising.

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Linda McCartney

Doodle for Google ‘Share your Imagination’

Jordan collaborated with Google to create this charming animation for a Google Doodle contest. Young artists aged between 5 - 12 were invited to share their imagination by creating a doodle for the google logo, and were then asked to describe their creative process.

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Google

Then We Were Jumping

Based on a poem by Eve Ensler and produced for the charity ONE BILLION RISING FOR JUSTICE, this film is meant to inspire personal visions of justice for victims of gender violence.

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One Billion Rising for Justice

Travelbird

Travelbird’s brief to Jordan was to create a film that celebrates the excitement that comes in planning and booking a holiday. ‘Your New Horizon’ creates the animated fairytale world of a woman and a bird who embark on a magical journey together.

Jordan’s distinctive multimedia style and designs lift this spot out of the ordinary.

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Twinspark
Self Initiated

Illustrations Jordan Bruner

A selection of Jordan’s self-initiated illustration work, showing her capacity for endearing character designs, bold use of colour and pattern, and dry sense of humour.

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Self Initiated