Kostia Liakhov is an international creative - specialising in digital concepting.
To kick off his creative career, Kostia has swept up a Black and Yellow Pencils at D&AD, Gold at the One Show, and was announced a finalist of B&T's 30 Under 30 two years in a row.
Kostia started his career with the Innovation Team at European creative agency ‘Serviceplan’. Responsible for the ideation and execution of award projects, he spent two years working with a team across South Korea, Germany, United Arab Emirates, and Belgium. In 2016 he moved to Sydney, Australia where he continued his career at The Works and R/GA Sydney.
Kostia has a post-graduate diploma of Art Direction from Miami Ad School Europe, and Bachelors of Advertising from Kharkiv State Academy of Culture. He is currently working at J. Walter Thompson Sydney.
Wearable technology to help the visually impaired.
The Dot braille smartwatch was created to help blind and visually impaired people connect with modern society. It’s the world’s very first, mass-producible, micro-braille actuator. Wearers can receive text messages, navigation, reminders, and even browse the web. This campaign won numerous awards at festivals around the world, including D&AD and Cannes.
Dot is available for purchase: https://dotincorp.com/product/dot-watch/
FASHION MAG HIJACK
Turning an ordinary fashion magazine into
dream shopping catalogue!
Unboxing Samsung's newest phone by unboxing pop culture.
How do we get people talking about the Samsung Galaxy S8 without showing device itself? We created interactive guessing game where we unboxed everything else millennials love: memes, internet, Aussie culture directly on Facebook Live! This idea become the most effective Samsung social campaign in Australia.