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Gummy Bear Chandelier

Gummy Bear Chandelier

Category: Art, Other Design Fields, Products,

Posted by: Julian
Posted: May 20th 2013
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This fun chandelier design by New York artist Kevin Champeny is made of over 3,000 gummy bears. They may look good enough to eat, but sadly they're made from acrylic so you won't actually be able to pull one down from your living room ceiling to nibble on. ...

Pixar Playing Cards

Pixar Playing Cards

Category: Design / Packaging, Design / Print, Documentaries/Film, Illustration, Other Design Fields, Products,

Posted by: Julian
Posted: May 13th 2013
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A self-proclaimed 'huge' Pixar fan, graphic designer and illustrator Chris Anderson has made a lot of Pixar-related work over the years including this set of deluxe playing cards which he produced as part of a university project. ...

Dolores Oliver

Dolores Oliver

Category: Colour, Design / Branding/Identity, Design / Editorial, Design / Print,

Posted by: Julian
Posted: May 13th 2013
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Dolores Oliver's work for a music festival in Argentina is an explosion of colour. She combines photography, geometric shapes and typography in a very distinctive style across a range of print media. Really nice stuff. ...

Laser Cut Record

Category: Art, Music, Other Design Fields, Printing/Production,

Posted by: Julian
Posted: May 13th 2013
No. of comments: 0

Not satisfyied with creating the world's first 3D printed record, Amanda Ghassaei has now created wooden, laser cut records. The results are not only striking in a visual sense, but the audible versions of the songs cut into the wood in this way are strangely haunting. Tracks that Amanda has chosen so far include Radiohead'...

Endbahnhof

Endbahnhof

Category: Design / Typography, Photography,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: May 8th 2013
No. of comments: 0

Love this project by Melbourne photographer Kate Seabrook. She takes the viewer on a photographic trip through all 173 of Berlin's U-Bahn stations. How incredible is the old type? ...

Advice for design students

Advice for design students

Category: Blogs, Design / Branding/Identity, Design / Print, Interviews / Studio, Resources / Educational,

Posted by: Mark
Posted: May 13th 2013
No. of comments: 0

Looking at Branding the other day, we got on to the subject of 'how much do you charge for a logo"? So, here's a useful bunch of advice by David Airey that should answer some of those questions. Oh, and ...
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The History of Typography

Category: Animation / Motion Graphics, Design / Typography, Designers/Studios,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: May 13th 2013
No. of comments: 1

An incredibly detailed stop-motion animation from designer Ben Barrett-Forrest covering the history of typography. 291 paper letters. 2,454 photographs. 140 hours of work. Phwoar!  ...

Bordo Bello

Bordo Bello

Category: Designers/Studios, Events/Exhibitions, Illustration,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: May 9th 2013
No. of comments: 0

If you're in New York and keen for some design eye candy, head on down to AIGA National Design Center Gallery before July 3rd. As part of AIGA Colorado's Bordo Bello exhibition, a bunch of big-name designers got their hands dirty using a skateboard deck a...

Branding a King

Branding a King

Category: Design / Branding/Identity, Design / Environmental, Designers/Studios, Events/Exhibitions,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: May 8th 2013
No. of comments: 1

Imagine this. You are given just one week to brand the inauguration day of your country's new king - the first to take the throne in 123 years. Your brief is simple - create a design that is both festive and regal. The design cannot include a crown, nor show any text or images of the new monarch. Sound like a challenge? That was exactly what Amsterdam-based studio ...

Ah & Oh Studio

Ah & Oh Studio

Category: Designers/Studios,

Posted by: Elske Kooistra
Posted: May 7th 2013
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I showed these guys in our Melbourne class, but really wanted to show this to everyone else. This is a design for the male 'Scent Stories' perfume bottles by Ah&Oh Studio from Poland. Not only do I love the design of it, I really like the idea behind it as well. As they explain on their website: 'At the begining we were concentrating on the idea of the scent itself. We found inspiration in...