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Constantly influenced by developing consumer views and societal behavior, the world of politics is always adapting to keep viewer interests in mind. Featuring the latest ideas in political satire, social activism and political expression, Trend Hunter’s political category offers everything you need to know about the latest developments in the political realm.
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Politicized Hoodie-Centric Exhibits
Politicized Hoodie-Centric Exhibits
The Het Nieuwe Instituut Launches a Hoodie Exhibition
A hoodie exhibition might sound like a pretty niche adventure into the world of fashion, but it actually incredibly robust. The Het Nieuwe Instituut, Rotterdam launches programming that unpacks the... MORE
Top 95 Pop Culture Trends in November
Top 95 Pop Culture Trends in November
From Boy Band Beer Labels to Social Media Channel Cook Books
The November 2019 pop culture trends showcase a wide range of brands that take the opportunity of popular viral content and translate that in a message that relates to its consumers through campaigns,... MORE
Deepfake-Related Software Competitions
Deepfake-Related Software Competitions
The Deepfake Detection Challenge is a Lucrative Competition
As deepfakes are rapidly entering the social media space, companies and institutions are looking for ways to regulate and detect them—as a result, a software competition is launched by a... MORE
Top 85 Pop Culture Trends in October
Top 85 Pop Culture Trends in October
From Villain Beauty Sets to Mess-Free Pumpkin Decorators
The series of October 2019 pop culture trends highlight a wide range of references that nod to all generations that are involved with the media. Some of the concepts bring nostalgic elements to tap... MORE
Design-Forward Climate Strike Posters
Design-Forward Climate Strike Posters
Glug Develops an Expansive Database for Activist Posters
If you attend marches and public gatherings that demand action in favor of ecological sustainability then you are aware of all the creative climate strike posters that reel you in. These visuals are... MORE
Humorous Politically Charged Ads
Humorous Politically Charged Ads
Weetabix Launches a Witty Ad That Also Boasts a Political Stance
A plethora of witty ads have been launched to promote products, while also serving as a commentary on the recent election results in the United Kingdom. As Boris Johnson is asserted as Prime... MORE
Black Community-Centric Exhibits
Black Community-Centric Exhibits
Yinka Ilori Spotlights the Creative History of People of Color
Yinka Ilori is a designer that can be easily identified by his signature colorful style. Most recently, he utilized his talent to pay tribute to “half a century of black creativity in the UK,&#... MORE
Socially Focused City Infrastructures
Socially Focused City Infrastructures
T Sakhi's Urban Project Promotes Public Spaces in Beirut
Multidisciplinary studio T Sakhi harnesses its expertise in design and architecture to deliver accessible public spaces in Beirut through revamping “unfinished construction projects and [... MORE
Razor-Sharp Aesthetics
Grooming brands leverage design to elevate the aesthetic of the razor
Trend - Brands are creating products in the male grooming space that appeal to high-income consumers. With a focus on luxury, these companies are leveraging design to create offerings that are aesthetically appealing, with an elevated degree of usability.
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Voter-Encouraging Accessories
Voter-Encouraging Accessories
Kitsch's Newest Rhinestone Bobby Pin Spells Out "VOTE"
Kitsch is known for its statement-making accessories, including rhinestone bobby pins that spell out words like “ICON,” “VIBES” AND “GLAM.” In collaboration with... MORE
Privately-Owned Public Space Pavilions
Privately-Owned Public Space Pavilions
Six Studios Raise Awareness with a Series of Installations
This series of installations at the Kyoto Art Center in Japan explores the oppressive nature of the privately-owned public space. Launched for the Kenchiku Symposium, the pop-up brings together the... MORE
Berlin Wall-Inspired Typefaces
Berlin Wall-Inspired Typefaces
Heimat Berlin Boasts a Historically Artistic Typeface Design
The artistic typeface category just welcomed an upgrade as creative agency Heimat Berlin searches history for inspiration. The new design is derived from the lettering that is graffitied on the... MORE
Vote-Promoting Ridesharing Deals
Vote-Promoting Ridesharing Deals
Lyft Offers Discounts on Election Day in Toronto and Ottawa
As the date of the Canadian Federal Election is fast-approaching on October 21st, Lyft attempts to motivate people to go vote, offering discounts on Election Day. The initiative is mostly focused on... MORE
Ironic Witty Beer Campaigns
Ironic Witty Beer Campaigns
Old Speckled Hen Launched a New Campaign Titled 'Drink Curious'
Old Speckled Hen, an Oxfordshire brewery established in 1979, recently launched a reinvention of its mascot from 1994—Henry The Fox—to give him a modern and witty twist. The beer brand&#... MORE
Youth-Targeted Polling Platforms
Youth-Targeted Polling Platforms
The Tylt Collects Opinions from Gen Z & Millennial Readers
The Tylt is a platform that covers everything from culture and politics to sports and entertainment and asks readers to weigh in on a variety of topics. On the social polling platform, the Gen Z and... MORE
Political Pet Adoption Campaigns
Political Pet Adoption Campaigns
This PETA Ad Aims to Spark a Dialogue Through Trump's Presidency
Given that PETA ads are often known to be controversial, it’s no surprise that the organization’s latest campaign spotlights the divisive political landscape that’s currently... MORE
play_circle_filled Next-Gen Leader Think Tanks
Next-Gen Leader Think Tanks
Next100 is a Start-Up Supporting the Next Generation of Policy Leaders
Next100 is a pop-up think tank—or rather a start-up that calls itself a “think and do tank”—that’s on a mission to support the next generation of policy leaders who are... MORE
Migrant-Supporting T-Shirt Designs
Migrant-Supporting T-Shirt Designs
Chroma and AWAKE NY Collaborate on a Human Rights Tee
A new human rights tee is launched by contemporary fashion label AWAKE NY and creative studio Chroma. The product presents a minimalist t-shirt in white. In red font, the words ‘PROTECT PEOPLE... MORE
Security-Enhanced Electronic Voting Machines
Security-Enhanced Electronic Voting Machines
Tucker Viemeister & Microsoft Create ElectionGuard
This new electronic voting machine is designed to streamline the political duty, whilst making it more secure for one to cast a vote. The device is developed through a collaboration between Tucker... MORE
Politically-Charged Architectural Proposals
Politically-Charged Architectural Proposals
Vilius Vizgaudis Debuts a Sustainable Utopian Concept
Vilius Vizgaudis — a graduate of the Barlett School of Architecture, embraces a Blue Sky idea and creates visual renditions of a sustainable utopian concept. The environmentally inspired... MORE
POC-Centric Exhibits
POC-Centric Exhibits
The Get Up, Stand Up Now Exhibit in London Boasts an Identity by Here Design
Get Up, Stand Up Now is an exhibition at the Somerset House in London and it is running until September 2019. The theme of the event is curated to place focus on the creativity of the black British... MORE
Artist-Designed Stab-Proof Vests
Artist-Designed Stab-Proof Vests
Stormzy Wore an Article of Clothing That is Designed by Banksy
During his set at the 2019 Glastonbury festival, British rapper Stormzy came on stage with a stab-proof vest that boasted a spraypaint-style Union Jack flag. This venture of radical stage wardrobe... MORE
War Veteran Housing Complexes
War Veteran Housing Complexes
Office of Jonathan Tate Builds Social Homes for War Veterans
The latest project by the Office of Jonathan Tate — an architecture studio based out of New Orleans, is concerned with providing sustainable homes for war veterans. The complex, which is situated... MORE
Top 100 Pop Culture Trends in August
Top 100 Pop Culture Trends in August
From Disney-Inspired Bags to Alien-Inspired Beer Campaigns
The August 2019 pop culture concepts pay close attention to all the rage that happens throughout the media and social platforms to implement through different products and services for marketing... MORE
14 Bold Marketing Brand Rivalries
14 Bold Marketing Brand Rivalries
From Humorous Flame Grill Ads to Deal-Swapping AR Apps
One way to capture consumer attention is through amplifying brand rivalries. Surely, the increase of conflict facilitates an attention-captivating stunt that amuses, delights and even motivates a... MORE