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ANTI-DESIGN FESTIVAL ///

ANTI-DESIGN FESTIVAL ///

I was really happy to receive this email about the London Anti-Design Festival. It’s about time someone decided to shake things up a bit and we’re planing on doing our part to help out in any way we can. Read the info below and share with friends, colleagues, collaborators, professors, students, etc., especially those in...
TYPO / GRAPHIC POSTERS ///

TYPO / GRAPHIC POSTERS ///

Typo / grphic posters is a directory of typographic and graphic posters put together with a goal to become a timeless source of study inspiration and promotion for type design and posters. From the looks of it their off to a good start..  check it out..
ABDUL BASIT KHAN ///

ABDUL BASIT KHAN ///

Abdul Basit Khan is a graphic designer, currently working in the Department of Architecure at the University of Singapore. There is a wonderful amount of research-based projects in his portfolio.

OFF THE WALL – Yale MFA Graphic Design Thesis Show 2010 ///

Off the Wall Yale MFA Graphic Design Thesis Show 2010 May 15-22, 2010 Closing reception: Saturday, 7-10 p.m., May 22, 2010 Yale University Green Hall Gallery 1156 Chapel Street, New Haven CT 06511 – From the Press Release: “Off the Wall is an exhibition of the print, motion, site-specific and interactive work of this year’s...

100 COLORS/WRITINGS/DAYS ///

This is an older Design Observer post that I recently rediscovered and I love it so much I have to share it with you guys. Everyday for 100 days Rachel Berger picked a random paint chip out of a bag and wrote a short reaction to it. The results are beautiful.

GOOD FOLK #19: ALEX CORNELL ///

-NAME Alex Cornell -WHERE ARE YOU FROM? I am from Bethesda, Maryland. I usually say Washington DC because most people don’t know what Maryland is. I live in San Francisco now, having switched coasts, much to the dismay of my family.  -WHAT DOES YOUR WORK CONSIST OF? My work is divided into music and design....

DECOMPOSITION BOOK ///

I wish I had thought of this first. The Decomposition Book.

THINKING CREATIVELY 2010 ///

This year marks the 7th annual Thinking Creatively Design Conference, held at Kean University. The conference this year includes a wide-ranging panel of speakers and is being held alongside the IDSA Conference, also at Kean this year. The collaborative efforts of both groups has drawn a great roster of speakers, designers, educators, and students together...

SAHREVICTOREWILKER ///

I was fortunate enough to meet Jan Wilker (one half of karlssonwilker) at the Princeton Design Conference this past weekend. He’s an all-around spectacular guy and a smooth talker too. That being said I feel like I couldn’t possibly mention his name without also noting the summer workshop he’s running with Paul Sahre and James...

THE INSTITUTE FOR THE FUTURE OF THE BOOK ///

Just go check it out.

TYPOGRAPHY SUMMER SCHOOL ///

If you’re in London this summer and you happen to like letters then by all means check out the following, courtesy of Fraser Muggeridge. Typography Summer School A week-long programme of typographic study in London for recent graduates and professionals. Alongside live projects run by Fraser Muggeridge, the school will host talks, seminars and tutorials...

PRINCETON DESIGN CONFERENCE ///

One of the best things about working on campus at Princeton University is being able to attend the Princeton Design Conference. This is the third year that the Student Design Agency is putting it on and it may be the best lineup of speakers, in my opinion, thus far. Last year’s conference included some incredible...