GIPHY Arts commissions hundreds of artists a year, all of whom do impeccable work. Today, we are happy to spotlight GIPHY Artist IIham Al Shahab (eelhum) and share a Q&A that dives deeper into the creative process.
Ilham is a 22 year old artist in Malaysia that specializes in illustration & graphic design. She likes to create narrative art pieces, where she expresses the maximum with the minimum. When creating, she often combines the sequential language of storytelling with visual poetry.
What came to mind when…
GIPHY and Peacock have teamed up to launch the official GIF, Clip, and sticker channel for NBC’s Parks and Recreation. “Parks and Rec” went off the air in 2015, but its characters and storylines have since become iconic on the internet.
Starting May 10, users can visit giphy.com/parksandrec to find over 1500 moments from the show, curated into the most popular characters, reactions, and moments. Many of these assets are available over GIPHY’s many platform integrations, where users can find and share them to animate their digital conversations and posts. The channel also includes over 800 Clips (AKA GIFs with…
From the Oscars, to Earth Month, catch up on everything you missed this week on GIPHY!
We have every Oscars moment, including Daniel Kaluuya winning Best Supporting Actor on the official Oscars channel!
GIPHY Arts commissioned this Clip by the incredible artist, Ilham! When creating, she often combines the sequential language of storytelling with visual poetry.
4Ocean has uploaded incredible GIFs and Clips in honor of Earth Month.
Who’s the best? You are if you make sure you peep all the GIFs and Clips we cut from Saturdays’ UFC 261 event.
BounceTV has uploaded Clips from the movie, Faith Heist, onto their official GIPHY channel!
The confetti has been swept, the video chat windows closed, the speeches delivered.
As an unconventional, pandemic-era awards season comes to a close in Hollywood, we’re taking a look back at some of the best moments from this year’s ceremonies — from the GRAMMYs to the Oscars.
Here are all of the top GIPHY Clips from the 2021 awards season.
Top Clip: Beyoncé — “Black Queens & Kings”
Top Clip: Rita Moreno — “Dirty Old Lady”
Top Clip: Lilly Singh — “Out, Loud, Proud”
Top Clip: Michaela Coel — “You Deserve This”
Top Clip: Youn Yuh-Jung — “Finally!”
Creating a healthy feedback culture can be intimidating and overwhelming. It’s hard to know where to start, what level of feedback you are seeking, how to apply it, and how to get buy-in on the changes. As the Product Department Head at GIPHY, I wanted to improve the feedback culture of our Product Management Team, and I knew that I especially wanted to get our PMs comfortable with peer feedback. It is so often that we hear feedback from our managers and from leadership, but we don’t always give and receive feedback from our teammates.
May is AAPI Heritage Month and we are excited to kick it off with a few notable pieces of content, including quotes from Dr. Russell Jeung (Professor of Asian American Studies at San Francisco State University and co-founder of Stop AAPI Hate) as well as commissioned work from GIPHY Artist Lily Xiao Haselton. At GIPHY, we realize that our responsibility as a content partner transcends simply just hosting content that’s entertaining, weird, fun, etc. …
As the global effort to vaccinate the public against COVID-19 goes underway, people across the world are turning to GIPHY for vaccine-related content: from January to March, searches for “vaccine” increased 61.3% among our users. In response, GIPHY’s partners and artists have been producing a treasure trove of original GIFs and stickers to encourage the public to do their civic duty and get vaccinated.
On Animate the Vax, you’ll find everything from PSAs about vaccination…
GIFs wrap communication up in delight — and often, humor — which make them the perfect vehicle for expressing what is tricky to say in plain words. Since 2016, the artists and designers at GIPHY Studios have created thousands of GIFs and stickers to help people all over the world do just this. Here, we’ll look at the most popular ways people have expressed themselves using GIPHY, including the top search modifiers and the most popular* Studios Originals GIFs.
With Spring weather and a massive vaccination effort underway in the U.S., it seems that people are getting comfortable with going…
The 93rd Academy Awards ceremony was a historic night for Hollywood, with “Minari” star Youn Yuh-Jung making history as the first Korean woman to win “Best Supporting Actress,” and Chloé Zhao becoming the first woman of color, first Chinese woman, and second woman ever to take home the Oscar for “Best Director” — a feat 93 years in the making.
Below, we’ve broken down some of the most-viewed moments of the night (such as the #1 most-viewed GIF featuring Tyler Perry’s call to “Refuse Hate”) as well as some of our Editors’ own favorite GIFs and Clips (which can all…
Catch up on everything you missed on GIPHY this week!
The wonderful Melissa Villaseñor hosted the Independent Spirit Awards on IFC! Every GIF and Clip can be found on the official Film Independent GIPHY channel.
The ACM’s were last Saturday, and the one and only Dolly Parton, of course made an appearance. Get every moment on the official ACM channel.
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