Niko Tziopanos Creates a Smoky Historical Commercial for China Central TV

By: Rachel Bowman - Published: Nov 9, 2009 • References: vimeo &
Sometimes commercials are created that appear as more than a commercial, and this one by Niko Tziopanos for China Central TV is one of them.

The ink stain commercial for China Central TV is a smoky look at China’s history, spanning architecture, events and emotions without words and without solid images. A tall order but the final product by Niko Tziopanos is a great use of an interesting medium. Enjoy the China Central TV commercial here. Stats for Ink Blot Commercials Trending: Older & Average
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