• View as list
  • View as grid

Why Street Art Matters

Why Street Art Matters

Category: Architecture, Art, Colour, Illustration,

Posted by: Peter
Posted: Oct 25th 2011
No. of comments: 0

Always an amazing resource for colour inspiration, the coolhunter has once again delivered. Some insightful commentary on the state of the concrete jungles many of us call home — and a case made for them not having to be so cold... "So here’s a challenge to you:...

The power of colour

The power of colour

Category: Architecture, Art, Colour, Design / Environmental,

Posted by: Peter
Posted: Oct 25th 2011
No. of comments: 1

An especially interesting post for the PT guys in the UK just about to embark into the world of colour. Quite amazing in the pictures, I'm sure the impact in person would be heightened considerably — I can't quite imagine sitting reading a book in the aqua library, but it'd be ...

Darcel Disappoints

Darcel Disappoints

Category: Art, Blogs, Illustration,

Posted by: Ash
Posted: Oct 10th 2011
No. of comments: 0

I can't believe I haven't discovered this fantastic blog sooner! Darcel Disappoints is the semi-autobiographical illustrative blog by Aussie Craig Redman. His work speaks for itself, quick go now and look! ...

Space Printer Fountain

Category: Art, Design / Environmental, Other Design Fields,

Posted by: Jen
Posted: Oct 9th 2011
No. of comments: 0

Osaka, Japan, now has the largest shopping mall in the country and it features this pretty amazing fountain that displays the time as well as artworks using illuminated water droplets. Created by Koei Industry, it works much like a dot matrix printer, recreating images from a PC that it's linked up to. Pretty stunning results! (Thanks for the find Maz). You may have seen the ...

Tribute to Steve Jobs

Category: Art, Documentaries/Film,

Posted by: Margot
Posted: Oct 7th 2011
No. of comments: 0

A little movie in remembrance of monsieur Steve Jobs made yesterday night and early morning by some of the nice people at my job. A small comfort for all Shillington classrooms' computers... ...

MESA

MESA

Category: Art,

Posted by: Maz
Posted: Sep 29th 2011
No. of comments: 0

Can't imagine anybody whitewashing over these in a hurry. Check out MESA on Flickr for more incredible street (and countryside) art. via Cocacolla ...

Type it write

Type it write

Category: Books, Design / Typography, Resources / Educational, Resources / Reference,

Posted by: Corrie
Posted: Sep 27th 2011
No. of comments: 0

Can't remember when to use a hyphen or dash or a comma. This the book is a quick reference guide to punctuation to ensure your communication is effective clear and CORRECT! The devil is in the detail. Its really well designed. Its not very expensive and you can order it direct from typeitwrite.com.au ...

Zootool image bookmarking, digital visual diary and moodboards.

Zootool image bookmarking, digital visual diary and moodboards.

Category: Resources / Images, Resources / Reference, Resources / Tools+Apps,

Posted by: Lee
Posted: Sep 22nd 2011
No. of comments: 0

If you are looking for a place to collect the sites, images and work you love to look at the Zootool is the perfect place to do it. Really easy to use. Allows you to categorise bookmarked images easily and bookmark sites you love to visit. It offers simple tools that you can add to your browser ...

Fully Booked

Fully Booked

Category: Books, Design / Print, Design / Publishing,

Posted by: Maz
Posted: Sep 21st 2011
No. of comments: 0

When it comes to book design, Penguin are among the best in the business. Click here to hear designer David Pearson and Penguin art director Jim Stoddart talk about Fully Booked, a lovely t...

To intern or not to intern - Pip Jamieson

To intern or not to intern - Pip Jamieson

Category: Interviews / Individual, Resources / Educational,

Posted by: Jen
Posted: Sep 19th 2011
No. of comments: 0

Some wise words from The Loop's Pip Jamieson (featured on the Desktop website) on whether or not to take an internship. "For employers, it’s not only a wonderful chance to give back to the industry, and help shape the seniors of tomorrow; it’s a...