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Books are the best escape

Reading Time: 2 minutes Canadian artist Guy Laramée transforms thick stacks of vintage books into beautiful models of snow-capped mountains and valleys, depicting the “erosion of culture”. A recurring theme in all his works is how our modern society is replacing print in favor of digital systems. Each sculpture in his latest series, titled Desert of Unknowing, is created […]

What IF design…

Reading Time: 2 minutes Studio Bruch is an Austria-based graphic design studio focusing on brand development, editorial design, and packaging design. Their team was recently asked to create a bright and flexible brand system for Infinitive Factory, which can be applied to different media and proportions. Infinitve Factory is a first class letterpress printing house. They are best known for an exceptional quality […]

I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells.

Reading Time: 3 minutes March 2nd is Dr. Seuss day and what better way to celebrate than a look at his influence and illustrations. Theodor Seuss Geisel, commonly known by his pen name Dr. Seuss, was a writer, poet and cartoonist. Though best known as a children’s author (he released forty-six books), his career also saw him work as an […]

Things I have learned in my life so far.

Reading Time: 2 minutes Many of us have kept a diary  at one point in our lives. But none of our diaries look like Stefan Sagmeister’s. In his book, Things I have learned in my life so far, Sagmeister displays the twenty or so things he has learned in his life so far in a rather unusual way. These life […]

Melbourne Now

Reading Time: 2 minutes Although it’s from way back in 2013, I just discovered Hofstede Design + Development’s work on the Melbourne Now exhibition catalogue. As a true lover of the grid (what print designer isn’t?) I love how they went all out and kept the gridlines visible on the page. Enjoy! Do you share my love of sexy, […]

Why How What

Reading Time: 2 minutes You can choose to get lost in their website, or you can simply get a hardcover of their latest book Why How What, to find out what the Mingarro brothers from Brosmind are up to. The book serves as a momento to showcase who they are and what they do. What a fun duo! Currently they combine commercial […]

The RGB Colourspace Atlas

Reading Time: 1 minute New York-based Tauba Auerbach created this phenomenal book showcasing every colour in the RBG spectrum. The binding was done by Daniel E. Kelm, who is a bookmaking guru (in my book, ha!) if there is such a thing.  Is it functional? Perhaps not. Is it beautiful? Absolutely. Do I want to play with it? Heck […]

SOFIA

Reading Time: 2 minutes Take a moment to look at SOFIA by Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects, branded by Anagrama. It looks like something that should be collected and kept in a safe place.

The Solar Annual Report

Reading Time: 2 minutes Serviceplan campaign 3 designed Austria Solar 2011 annual report, watch this and be amazed. chief creative officer: alexander schill creative director: christoph everke, cosimo möller, alexander nagel art director: matthäus frost graphic design: matthäus frost, mathias nösel copywriter: moritz dornig account: christina paulus, stefanie zillner production: melanie dienemann photographs: michele di dio printing: mory & […]

15 years VIB

Reading Time: 1 minute Coming Soon did all the branding for VIB’s fifteenth anniversary event. Here are some images of the awesome job they did. 15 years VIB – Making of covers from Soon on Vimeo.