Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red,

To commemorate the centennial of Britain’s involvement in the First World War, ceramic artist Paul Cummins and stage designer Tom Piper conceived of a staggering installation of ceramic poppies planted in the famous dry moat around the Tower of London. 

(Source: thisiscolossal.com)

Mamva

Mexican design studio Anagrama has created the identity for MAMVA is a popular health-food restaurant located in San Pedro Garza García, Mexico that serves fresh smoothies, juices, salads and paninis

  • Posted 4 weeks ago
  • August 5th, 2014

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Sprinkles

Canadian artist Joel Brochu, a fine art student, meticulously created the piece using 221,184 coloured sugary balls usually used on cakes and ice cream. Using double-sided sticky tape to attach the myriad sprinkles to a board using a customised template.

(Source: artstormer.com)

  • Posted 4 weeks ago
  • August 5th, 2014

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Type Installations

Set designer Nicola Yeoman has created a series of artworks, installations and set design for both editorial and advertising campaigns. 

  • Posted 1 month ago
  • July 31st, 2014

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The Hungarian Guggenheim

Hungarian designer Krisztián Lakosi has created the identity for The Hungarian Guggenheim. Which is based on a fiction: an ideal Guggenheim satellite, the Hungarian Guggenheim is appearing in Budapest. The question asked about the apparition is: how it takes shape in today’s Hungary

(Source: behance.net)

  • Posted 1 month ago
  • July 31st, 2014

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The Land of Lava and Ice

Finnish Photographer Kimmo Savolainen has captured beautiful landscapes of Iceland in his recent series titled “

The Land of Lava and Ice.”

(Source: photographyserved.com)

  • Posted 1 month ago
  • July 31st, 2014

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Peace and War

New York-based artists ICY and SOT have created a series of striking stenciled street art. Their works are mostly about peace, war, society issues and human rights.

(Source: designtaxi.com)

MR. MILK

American student designer Justin Ross has created an identity for a fictional company Mr. Milk. His goal was to merge the past and the present by pairing the classic milk bottle silhouette with modern design elements. 

(Source: juroto.com)

  • Posted 1 month ago
  • July 30th, 2014

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Crochet animals

Portuguese artist Joana Vasconcelos in his ongoing series has been wrapping animals in five-needle lace, handmade cotton crochet. But these aren’t any old animals. Vasconcelos has appropriated the ceramic artwork of Rafael Bordalo Pinheiro (1846-1905), one of the most renowned Portuguese artists of the 19th century.

(Source: thisiscolossal.com)

  • Posted 1 month ago
  • July 30th, 2014

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5 Questions for 100 Designers

Designer Yevgeny Yermakov features tiny interviews with designers asking them all the same five questions

The project is based on one main principle. The less useless words, the better. The goal is to give readers as much useful  information as possible. Less is more.

Great free advice/insight from established designers. 

  • Posted 1 month ago
  • July 30th, 2014

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Ada Blackjack

American Designer Verena Michelitsch has created the idenity for Ada Blackjack, handcrafted bags, made in Barcelona by Ivonne Schippers. The brand is inspired by Ada Blackjack, an Inuit woman who was the heroic and sole survivor of a two year expedition on the uninhabited Wrangel Island in northern Siberia. 

(Source: behance.net)

  • Posted 1 month ago
  • July 30th, 2014

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The Swings

Canadian design collective Daily Tous Les Jours have designed a musical light swing installation, The swings are built with illuminated light panels at the bottom of the seat, and serves as an instrument that would produce different audible tones as people swing on them, creating a harmonic musical light show.

(Source: designtaxi.com)

  • Posted 1 month ago
  • July 29th, 2014

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