Rob Shields recently updated his workshop with a new look and new stunning works.
The official music video for Columbus “Lovemachine”. Created by Alex Dueckminor, 25 y.o. art director and film maker.
Communication Arts, the leading professional journal for visual communications, has launched a new Typography competition to celebrate the best use of typography as the primary visual element in design and advertising, plus new typeface designs, calligraphy and handlettering. Categories include collateral, packaging, media, motion, environmental typeface design, calligraphy/handlettering and unpublished/experimental.
The deadline is September 10, 2010.
Jurors include Stephen Coles, type director at the FontShop and editor of Typographica; Allan Haley, director of Words & Letters at Monotype Imaging and past president of the New York Type Directors Club; and Ellen Lupton, designer, curator, critic and author of Thinking with Type.
Their selections will be showcased on http://www.commarts.com and reproduced in the January/February 2011 issue of Communication Arts. More than 50,000 copies of the issue will be distributed worldwide assuring important exposure to the creators and publishers of these award-winning projects.
Submission requirements and FAQs can be found at: http://www.commarts.com/competitions/typography
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Born out of recycling and the unpredictable. Designer Antoni Arola had collected some tossed out sheets of veneer from the street and lived at least a year with the pieces in various corners of his studio. He resisted throwing them out, being attracted to the material. Finally, forced to clean up after experimenting unsuccessfully, Arola found them in bulges in his arms on his way to the trash bin and realized in that marvelous moment, out of chaos and fumbling, that the Leonardo was created.
15 different free social media icon sets for use in your web development projects.
Clean designs for the fashion world from Sarah Thorne.
With the World Cup right around the corner, we had to find somthing unique and cool that represented The Beautiful Game. We loved these upcycled totes the minute we saw them. More information and images here!
The three objects shown above in the glass are not ice, but rather they are small blocks of steel called “Rocks”. These stainless steel cubes are meant to be chilled before being added to your favorite premium adult beverage. More images and information here.
One of our favorite randevú locations, Opening Ceremony, finds another hidden gem, this time in the form of a hooded water resistant parka. More images and information here.
You just can’t help but love this editorial for Vanity Fair UK’s July 2010 issue. Norman Jean Roy photographs the beautiful stars of Twilight and unveils their glamorous side. Ashley Greene, Dakota Fanning and Bryce Dallas Howard never looked so stunning. See more at My Modern Metropolis.