Anonymous is a multidisciplinary studio based in Singapore, providing Creative Direction, Content and Design. Established in March 2005, the studio are the creators of A Design Film Festival, Bracket, plusminusten and more.
The studio's design philosophy of simple, elegant and innovative solutions have been internationally recognised with awards from the British Design & Art Direction, Art Directors Club New York, Hong Kong Design Association and the Creative Circle Awards. Both partners, Felix Ng and Germaine Chong have been on the jury panel for the British D&AD Awards, Creative Circle Awards and Crowbar Awards.
Critical acclaim for the studio have been published in Monocle, Wallpaper, Fast Company, Coolhunting, It's Nice That, SHIFT Japan, Wall Street Journal, The Business Times, The Straits Times and more.
Founding Partner and Creative Director
Felix Ng is the creative director of multidisciplinary studio, Anonymous.
In addition to his role to oversee design and strategy of all projects, he is the festival director of A Design Film Festival and publisher of Bracket. He founded Anonymous in 2005, after graduating from school where he studied journalism.
A recipient of the prestigious Young Guns 9 Award in 2011 from the Art Directors Club New York and the 40 under 40 Award in 2012 from Perspective Hong Kong, he has served on the jury of the British D&AD Awards, Singapore Creative Circle Awards, Crowbar Awards and Noise Singapore.
A regular contributor to the local and international design community, Felix has given keynote lectures in Asia (Launch of Creative Mornings Singapore in 2012, ADC Young Guns Talk 2011 at Apple Store Ginza in Tokyo, Dasein Design & Art Festival 2012 in Kuala Lumpur and the Kaohsiung Design Festival 2010 in Taiwan), Europe (Pecha Kucha in Kuldiga, Latvia in 2013) and North America (Design Week Portland in 2012).
He served on the executive committee of The Design Society (2011 - 2013) and the Visual Communications Workgroup for WDA Creative Industries Advisory (2010 - 2013).
Founding Partner and Studio Director
Germaine Chong is the studio director of multidisciplinary studio, Anonymous.
In addition to her role as key project management lead, she is the festival producer of A Design Film Festival and editor-in-chief of Bracket. She co-founded Anonymous in 2005, after graduating from school where she studied documentary film and sound engineering.
As the key project management lead for the studio, Germaine has been influential in driving large-scale projects such as the President's Design Award 2012, rebranding of the Nikon Photo Contest and A Design Film Festival.
Germaine is also the editor-in-chief of Bracket - an 8-issue ideas magazine that has featured thinkers and innovators such as: Seth Godin, John Maeda, Kenya Hara, Kesselskramer, Stanley Donwood and more. The publication is currently distributed in New York, Berlin, Hong Kong, Portland, Taipei, Thailand, Singapore and Vancouver.
Bracket was awarded in-book at the prestigious British D&AD Awards in 2012.
Since the studio's inception in 2005, we have created a series of self-initiated projects, some of which have gone on to become brands in their own right.
A Design Film Festival
Film Festival, Event
A film festival dedicated solely to design.
Launched in 2010, the festival has been staged in Singapore, Portland, Seoul, Kuldiga, Berlin, Taipei, Kaohsiung, and Bangkok.
Bracket Vol. 01 - 08
An 8-issue ideas magazine series on ideas, voices and processes that are overlooked and under-appreciated.
Awarded at British D&AD Awards in 2012.
An exhibition celebrating Dieter Rams' 10 principles for good design.
11 - 26 Nov 2011
Dual City Sessions
A platform to showcase efforts between two cities, bringing together emerging and innovative practitioners in the field of art, fashion, music and design.
Held in Tokyo, Singapore, Berlin, Shanghai, Kuala Lumpur between 2007 to 2008.
Copywriting / Editing
Creative & Art Direction
Event Strategy & Direction
Interactive / Web Design
Anonymous Pte Ltd
18 Chiku Road
T: (65) 6440 7330
New Business Enquiries
Press Releases / Interview Requests
While we are not hiring designers at the moment, we look forward to portfolio submissions and a hello. To apply, e-mail email@example.com your CV, a link to your portfolio website or a pdf (not exceeding 5mb) and a cover note telling us more about yourself.
We are currently looking for a full-time Festival Producer to support us in FoodCine.ma and A Design Film Festival. An ideal candidate is organised, self-sufficient and a quick learner, and has to be comfortable multitasking, be able to keep track of schedules, expenses, and answer attendees' enquiries. No design or film background are needed. However, the ability to multitask and communicate easily, are key. Diligence, patience and carefulness are the most sought after traits.
Please submit your CV via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.