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  • NT Yaki
    Yaki is a set of three fonts. Yaki One is the plain version. Yaki Two and Yaki Three are separate fonts combining two layers with different colors. Yaki is perfect for designing sophisticated multi-co […]

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March 1, 2008

South Africa: it’s all about guns and meat

South Africa: it’s all about guns and meat

Hjalti Karlsson and Jan Wilker, aka Karlsson Wilker, were shipped to Africa by the Design Indaba conference. They had them create a new piece of work each day in reaction to their travels. Creative Review has the story.

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February 28, 2008

Cut and Paste Motion Event

Cut and Paste is hosting “See What’s Possible.” Looks like $20,000 prize, not at all chump change. Anyway, thought you may want to check it out and take a shot at it.

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February 27, 2008

Richard Box’s Magnetic Fields

Richard Box's Magnetic Fields

The 1301 fluorescent tubes are powered only by the electric fields generated by overhead powerlines. Richard Box, artist-in-residence at Bristol University’s physics department, got the idea for the installation after a chance conversation with a friend. ‘He was telling me he used to play with a fluorescent tube under the pylons by his house,’ says […]

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February 27, 2008

Let Us Kiss

Animator Nando Costa updated his portfolio with this bouncy animation for Let Us Kiss.

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February 26, 2008

Mika (Lollipop)

Being in Thailand, I sometimes miss the circuit of some pop things (music videos for example), which doesn’t bother me either. But last night while at the gym I caught this Mika video. I found it a nice blend of Milton Glaser meets a less perverse Keiichi Tanaami. Nice to […]

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February 25, 2008

Political Fashion

Political Fashion

Fidel then, Fidel now. “So, is it really possible that if clothes make the man, they can undo him as well?” Read the full article here.

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February 24, 2008

Meek

Meek FM is an interpretation of type as sound. Using new software and the M.E.E.K. typographic synthesizer, the musician/designer develops sounds and typographic visuals in parallel. Meek FM will be premiering as an interactive installation at the Typo2007. The Meek FM team will also perform live at the Festival event.

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February 21, 2008

Designing the Perfect Face?

Designing the Perfect Face?

Everyones a designer, even the mega-prestigious Star magazine. They posted this article about designing the ‘perfect face’ based on readers comments. Yes, the pictures above are the ‘perfect faces.’ Perfectly creepy is more like it…

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February 21, 2008

Stair Bookcase

Stair Bookcase

This is pure hotness. For all you people with little spaces or stairs, rock this setup! “The stairs going up to the attic room of a Victorian row house in London have been fitted with books that line each riser and wrap around the edges…” (Boing Boing)

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