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Set designer Nicola Yeoman has created a series of artworks, installations and set design for both editorial and advertising campaigns.
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
Italian designer Tommaso Guerra has created beautiful handmade chalk typography.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Elements of Design
A short film from Matt Greenwood on the elements of design.
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.
Type of Letters
Created by Niral Parekh, 3,000 pieces of mail on a mail cubby to spell “Type.” The project took Best of Show in this year’s TDC Communication Design competition.
An Awesome Etsy shop that sells prints of patent drawings of everything from vintage cameras to TIE Fighters.
Magnus CelestiiIrish designer Joseph Walsh has created this enormous free form sculpture, currently part of the Design Show exhibition at the New Art Centre in Roche Court, Wiltshire, UK, begins as a desk in the center of the room. The layers of ash wood then curl upward in a spiral that grows outward, throughout the room, ending as a large shelf extending along one wall of the gallery.
The work of Takeshi
Takeshi is a French illustrator and artist based in New York. His illustrative work is renowned for its surreal feel, the quality of its photomontages as well as the light treatments and colourful compositions.
Artist and designer Diana Beltran Herrera creates stunning accurate reproductions of birds using paper. The fragile sculptures are a mix of private commissions and pieces for several luxury brands who use her work in displays and advertising.