I don’t think we need to introduce you to the duo Mathias Augustyniak and Michael Amzalag of French creative studio M/M Paris. Working since 1992 for the likes of Madonna, Bjork, Kanye, Balenciaga, Calvin Klein, doing the art direction of French Vogue and constantly collaborating with Inez & Vinoodh, they are some of the
Romanian graphic designer Cristian Boian has been passionate about using new technology to create images since discovering the power of visual communication during his degree. In this series called “Attempts”, Boian’s creates very complex curves, ellipses and fractal figures. Cristian gives a tutorial and
For the first time in Danish history the Danish postal service, Post Danmark collaborated with a fashion brand for the redesign of their post stamps. Fashion menswear brand Soulland has designed one of the two ‘fashion stamp’ collaborations. This morning at the city hall in Copenhagen, Post Danmark revealed the Soulland stamp. The stamp is [...]
Colombian graphic designer Sebastian Ospina introduced us to his awesome mixed media collages that are characterized by female faces, used in most of his artwork which are intervened by photo collages and strokes of paint. Love it!
The great DutchDFA network did a video profile of famous graphic designer Irma Boom. Blooms’ has made over 250 books, 50 of which are in the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York. Her ‘Think book’ for a giant coal company has become an international icon of Dutch design. She sees [...]
Thanks to our Mexican reader Alejandra Higareda Patrón to tip us onto the collage work of Prince Lauder aka Carlos Guerrero, a very talented Mexican illustrator who uses mixed media to create beautiful drawings inspired mainly by fashion.
Yesterday we were pleasantly surprised to receive these 5 ‘Ridiculous Rules’ books. Written by Anneloes van Gaalen and designed by Lillian van Dongen Torman for BISPublishers. Every Ridiculous Rules book features work that either negates or supports the rule. Fashion, Design, Typography, Advertising and Web Design, each book showcases rules that
This superb compilation of the best opening title design for film was recently put together and shared at SXSW. ‘The Art of The Title‘, directed by Ian Albinson and concepted by David Horridge, mixes some great examples including all the James Bond, Fight Club, Forrest Gump, Mad Men, The Social Network and more. If like [...]
I love attention to details in branding and editorial design – French graphic studio Xavier Encinas specializes in both. Since 2005, the studio has enjoyed working for renowned international brands as well as independents. They are doing a great job on the art direction & graphic design for the new identity and
We love a good chocolate at Trendland, especially if it comes with an original packaging. So when we stumbled on ‘Chocolates with Attitude‘ by Danish company Bessermachen DesignStudio, we fell in love. These chocolates were designed in cooperation with chocolate artist Henrik Konnerup, 12,000 pieces handmade of chocolate have been
What a great experimental graphic design project! Marek Haiduk created RVLVR, a concept consisting of different artists from all over the world using at least one of the same given picture material to create new artworks, totally free in their concept, topic or technique. Very interesting to see the difference and similitude in their design.
A little numbered typographic inspiration by German graphic designer Kid Grandiose. He created this project entitled One Hundred where he drew a hundred double digit numbers from 00 to 99, incorporated them into graphic landscapes. The result is very graphic and original. See some of our favorites below.