Entries Tagged as 'Graphic Design'
December 1st, 2010 · Comments Off
July 13th, 2010 · Comments Off
It’s a year old, but it’s purty. From Sebastian Lange at My Name Was God.
June 29th, 2010 · Comments Off
June 15th, 2010 · Comments Off
Nice evolution of interactive periodical UI design, jump-started by the iPad. Joe Wilcox from BetaNews recently retracted his criticism of the iPad, and made specific mention of the oft-heard criticism that it’s “…the CD-ROM of 2010…”
March 31st, 2010 · 2 Comments
I have the good fortune of attending ICOGRADA’s Design Week 2010 in Vancouver at the end of April. The GDC is a Host Partner for the event, and a few good friends have been logging a ton of extra-curricular hours to ensure a world-class event. I’m really looking forward to it (not to mention the [...]
March 16th, 2010 · Comments Off
I’ve always loved IdN. Beautifully-produced, eclectic subject matter and paired with a DVD of moving goodies, I treat myself to one or two issues per year. Turns out they have recently published a book commemorating 15 years of publishing. Lots to see here. Click on “View Fullscreen” in the area above to see all the [...]
March 9th, 2010 · 2 Comments
The original Büro Destruct book came out while I was attending Emily Carr. It made an impression on our class, capturing some of the design trends occurring at that moment in time. Post-graduation, I’d kept up with their work only loosely. Turns out they’ve been very busy. The video above is a teaser for their [...]
January 14th, 2010 · Comments Off
“…But ask a Japanese designer, and you’ll see good design through a different lens. For him, it means that a product has a high kansei value, or emotional and physical appeal to the user.”
June 5th, 2009 · Comments Off
Came across this super fun line up of body products at Winners of all places. Their line goes: “Whatever you look like, whatever shape you’re in, we only want you for your body.” Nice one. Lots of great product names, delivered in simple, inviting packaging using Helvetica Rounded.
May 22nd, 2009 · Comments Off
Fun, fun, fun Japanese goods shop… sections include Art, Fashion, Interior & Toys. “Tokyocube was founded in 2005, initially with the launch of the Tokyocube Magazine, which was designed to provide people throughout the world with a place to find features, articles and reviews on all the latest to come out of Japan, as well [...]
May 19th, 2009 · Comments Off
Designer M.S. Corley is seeing a fair amount of success with his ongoing process of re-designing book covers in unexpected and fresh ways. Lots of great stuff to see here.
May 12th, 2009 · Comments Off
Two beautiful examples of typography in motion, both found viaÂ design fckr. Flickermood 2.0 from Sebastian Lange on Vimeo And, this beautiful spot from Mercedes Benz: http://motionographer.com/theater/mercedes-benz-bas-plus/
May 11th, 2009 · 1 Comment
I stumbled across this site while doing some typography research. At first I kinda chuckled (have you ever seen a lawyer’s handwriting?) but upon closer inspection, I found it to be a very clear, well-written piece of information. Very useful not only for lawyers, but for any professional not already familiar with typography and communication [...]
June 5th, 2008 · Comments Off
I was reading NiceF**kingGraphics this afternoon and came across a link to a new series of James Bond novels to be released very soon in the UK, and illustrated by Michael Gillete (buy prints here). I started poking around the Penguin site a bit more and encountered their blog, filled with interesting posts from a [...]
May 5th, 2008 · Comments Off
I had the opportunity to see Stefan Sagmeister speak in Toronto in 2006. In person, he seems humble and grounded in ideas. His personality shows well in this short from Hillman Curtis.
April 28th, 2008 · Comments Off
2008 United Kingdom Coinage – Royal Shield of Arms Proof Collection This is the first set of coins I’ve ever purchased, but this one seemed too important to miss. Matthew Dent is a young designer from the UK who won a competition to design this set of coins from the Royal Mint. I’ve posted a [...]
January 9th, 2008 · Comments Off
Via NiceF**kingGraphics: Located in Southern California, Corey Holms has juggled working for large agencies and running a private practice for almost a decade. Focusing on the fields of identity, type and entertainment design, his clients range from small boutiques to large multi-national firms. His work can be seen internationally in books and design magazines, for [...]
January 3rd, 2008 · Comments Off
via Boing Boing: I found a collection of over 200 35mm Kodachrome slides of travel and marketing posters from the 1950′s and 1960′s.. There are some real gems in here! I’ve done my best to identify them however quite a number are in languages I can’t translate. If you see any you recognize add a [...]
October 2nd, 2007 · Comments Off
Tokyo, October 1st, 2007 – Japan Industrial Design Promotion Organization (JIDPO) announced today 1,043 items including the “best 15″ that were accredited by the 51st Good Design Award (the so-called “G-Mark”) You can also search the database for past winners.
September 21st, 2007 · Comments Off
Very nice video featurette of Pentagram. via The Serif