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Quite possibly the best video ever made.

February 18th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Tee hee. Thanks to Adrian for the link.

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Tags: Culture · Film & Video · Friends · Funny · Inspiration · Memes

R.E.M. Hollow Man

May 7th, 2008 · Comments Off

via Motionographer I feel like I’m watching an animated David Carson layout from 1996. And that’s not a bad thing, because Michael Stipe is great. We saw R.E.M. play in Vancouver in 1995 (with Sonic Youth) and then I had a chance to chat with him at my grad show in 2000. Still waiting for […]

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Tags: Archived from Blogger · Art · Culture · Design · Film & Video · Friends · Inspiration · Motion Graphics · Music

The Buenos Aires Broken Hearts Club by Jessica Raya

May 29th, 2007 · Comments Off

A friend just IM’d me about the success of a former co-worker, Jessica Raya, who is celebrating the launch of her first novel, “The Buenos Aires Broken Hearts Club.” Jessica taught me alot about the agency game and was always a very positive personality in the office. She deserves all of her success. Go Jess! […]

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Remembering Mark

February 19th, 2007 · Comments Off

“Mark David Allan was just 35 years old when his battle with leukemia ended at Langley Memorial Hospital on Monday, February 12, 2007. He was comfortable and surrounded by his wife, Leslie, his mother, Kathleen, and in-laws, John and Sharon. Mark graduated from Algonquin College in Radio Broadcasting in 1993. In 1995, Mark met Leslie […]

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van der Leek stamp released by Canada Post

June 28th, 2006 · Comments Off

My old boss, and all-round great guy, Kevin van der Leek sees his hard work come to fruition with a beautiful new stamp for the Vancouver Aquarium’s 50th Anniversary. Congratulations Kevin!Full press release below: Vancouver Aquarium: 1956-2006 Article published in Canada’s Stamp Details (Vol. XV No 2; April to June 2006) As a frequent visitor […]

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Tags: Archived from Blogger · Canada · Design · Friends · Graphic Design

Livestrong Day

May 17th, 2006 · Comments Off

Today is Livestrong Day: “It’s time for our nation to address our issues. Together, we can help change things for the better. As a team, we can make a difference for survivors.” — Lance Armstrong http://www.livestrong.org/livestrongday We have set up a blog for a friend who has been affected by cancer. Please visit and PayPal […]

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Close to home

April 12th, 2006 · Comments Off

A close friend of ours, Mark Allan, was recently diagnosed with Leukemia (AML). He is my age (32) and also has two kids under the age of 4. Their reality has changed forever, and are now dealing with all of the confusion and stress that surrounds such news. I can’t even imagine. As a way […]

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July 15th, 2005 · Comments Off

A new type collective, featuring work by Rick Valicenti and Keith Tam (ECIAD alumni – woohoo!).

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Tags: Archived from Blogger · Friends · Graphic Design · Typography

Blair is funny

June 24th, 2005 · Comments Off

Consistently smart, grouchy posts from the designer’s designer – always on the move.

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Tags: Archived from Blogger · Blogs · Friends · Funny · Ideas


June 23rd, 2005 · Comments Off

Just discovered this. Also see Lovely Design for great handmade paper objects, and the MOMA Store and Design Within Reach for the pricey stuff.

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