· FEATURED ,GRAPHIC DESIGN ,WEB ·Daily Drop Cap
BY Cyril Foiret / Apr 05 12 @ 5:14 PM
A little goodie for you, fellow writers & bloggers – The Daily Drop Cap website offers you beautiful illustrated drop cap images to start your writing in style! The project, created in 2009 by designer & illustrator Jessica Hische, introduces an illustrative initial cap posted daily (or at least regularly), to “prettify the internet and beautify [...]
Dana Tanamachi’s Custom Chalk Lettering
BY Cyril Foiret / Mar 09 12 @ 10:26 AM
How talented is the Brooklyn based artist Dana Tanamachi! Her specialty is custom chalk lettering and she’s very good at it. As a typography lover, I really enjoy her detailed and very meticulous approach of the art! Watch below a time lapse video of her latest installation at the Ace Hotel.
· GRAPHIC DESIGN ·Johnson Banks’ Arkitypo
BY Katrina Tan / Feb 04 12 @ 10:22 AM
There’s nothing basic about the ABCs created by London design consultancy Johnson Banks. When commissioned by their client Ravensbourne to test and showcase the in-house 3d prototyping skills and technology, they got to work creating a fantastic typographic project called Arkitypo.
· GRAPHIC DESIGN ,WEB ·Alexander Chen’s MTA Conductor Project
BY Cyril Foiret / Jan 23 12 @ 11:02 AM
This awesome Conductor project by Alexander Chen turns the New York subway system into an interactive string instrument. Using the MTA’s actual subway schedule, the piece begins in real-time by spawning trains which departed in the last minute, then continues accelerating through a 24 hour loop. The visuals are based on Massimo Vignelli’s 1972 diagram [...]
· GRAPHIC DESIGN ·Christoper Labrooy’s 3D Typography Art
BY Ani Tzenkova / Jan 12 12 @ 1:31 PM
What happens when typography meets architecture? Well, graphic designer Christopher Labrooy has just the answer to this question with his typographic 3D art. LaBrooy is inspired by the distinctive features of the most renown architects’ work. In his work he celebrates the iconic anatomy that characterizes the structures
· EXHIBITION ,FEATURED ,GRAPHIC DESIGN ·Taken by Storm: The Album Cover Art of Storm Thorgerson
BY Cyril Foiret / Jan 09 12 @ 1:53 PM
Storm Thorgerson has been designing album cover art for over 35 years. Thorgerson was a key member of the British graphic art group Hipgnosis, and designed many of their most famous single and album covers. Perhaps Storm Thorgerson’s most famous designs are those for Pink Floyd as his design for The Dark Side of the [...]
Oneighty Creative ‘Unveiling the Process for Client…’
BY Cyril Foiret / Dec 30 11 @ 1:43 PM
Seeing others’ creative chaos is very inspiring. London based design studio Oneighty Creative, created this series for “unveiling the process” of creativity and brand creation to their clients. Photographed by Adrian Ray, the process and visuals came out stunning!