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March 6, 2009

Interim Camp

poor visibility; weather again unsettled today. surreal rocks and riven lowlands, valleys fog-shrouded. frightening depths, and emptiness. rarity of air is noticeable. what are you looking for in this hostile stretch? Came across this tonight, super nice work.

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March 2, 2009

Willi Kunz. Re: New

Willi Kunz. Re: New

We are confronted daily by an avalanche of printed material. All of this stuff is expeditiously discarded after its “newness” wears off, either winding up as landfill or being recycled to serve a new purpose. Regardless of the outcome, the intellectual lifecycle of a design is far more intriguing than its material lifecycle. Many discarded […]

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March 2, 2009

Handset Bomb

Handset Bomb

Over the past few weeks we have launched some really nice handsets into the store. Many new ideas and experiments in the latest collections.

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February 27, 2009

Trash Bears!

Trash Bears!

While I may not know or understand many things Japanese I do know that if you make a trash bag shaped like a bear I will be your fan for life. Thank you Japan!

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February 27, 2009

Gifts from Miligram

Gifts from Miligram

Some very nice people at Miligram sent us a few nice gifts (such as this great 2009 calender and a small book from Alarm! Warszawa). Cheers, friends!

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February 26, 2009

Get Some Whimsy

Get Some Whimsy

Any day that the UPS man comes with a YWFT package is a good day, especially if the book is David Weidman’s Whimsical Works. First, just go ahead and order it. Secondly, after it arrives and you want to scan in every page and make prints for your house like me – head over to […]

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February 25, 2009

Wim Crouwel on Fonstruct

Wim Crouwel on Fonstruct

Stumbled across a collection of fonstructed (does that sound about right?) creations based on the original typographic works of Wim Crouwel. Check them out here!

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February 24, 2009

Wolff Olins

Wolff Olins

Wolff Olins recently updated their site with some lectures from their company. They also have a new flickr stream that would be good to follow.

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February 24, 2009

Plukart!

Plukart!

Mr. Plukart has quite a diverse assortment of various visual goods and oddities on his flickr stream although the illustrations are easily my favorite. Hello South America!

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February 24, 2009

Larry Bell

Larry Bell

“A minimalist sculptor, Larry Bell first created shaped canvases and then turned to sculpture in the early 1960s. He was part of an avant-garde southern California group that included Robert Irwin and Craig Kauffman, and his primary materials were coated glass and plastics.” Quoted from“ Dictionary of American Artists”

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February 23, 2009

Karl Blossfeldt

Karl Blossfeldt

I have always been attracted to Italian Botanical Illustrations, and recently saw more of Karl Blossfeldt’s photography here and here. I really enjoy seeing people’s ‘collections’ and this would fall under art and collecting which is always a couple of steps up in my book. The backgrounds are also amazingly rich. I dare you to […]

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