Visual artist Alberto Grillasca digs deep in to his Mexican roots with a series of works utilizing an ancient aboriginal form, dot painting. Used originally as a way of telling and recording Aboriginal ritual practices, Grillasca breathes new life in to the tradition by putting together a series of colored and non colored portraits and body pieces consisting entirely of dots.
Here is a video showing animated ads projected on the buildings and streets of Santiago de Chile. The company that offers this service is Lumina Motion and they call it “Beamvertising.” The ads look pretty cool.
Daniel Askill’s “We have not decided to die” is a masterpiece of a shortfilm.
If you havent heard this name probably the best way to understand what he’s done is if i tell you that Braun, the company he led for 40 years (from ’55 to ’95) in means of design direction is something like a grandfather of Apple as philosophy and timelessness of produce. (more info in the article)
Gestalten is going to publish a book about Dieter Rams’ work this December. Simulateously they’re having an exhibition of his work at the Design Museum of London. Both are called “Less and More — The Design Ethos of Dieter Rams”.
More info and pics, and a video interview with Dieter Rams after the jump.
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Not all web design is splashed with color and vibrant images. Many designers have chose to use subtle gradients and sparse use of color to convey a message or highlight a point. This post looks at a slew of great web designs that have stuck to black and white base colors in there design.
The positive psychology movement has recently identified 10 factors and behaviors that lead to feeling more happy and satisfied with life. These 10 printable bookmarks from e.m.papers serve as a convenient and regular reminders of these simple behaviors. Download once and print as many as you want – great (and affordable) gifts – especially for your favorite depressed type geek.
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IN TWO MINDS – Theater Poster
A play inspired by the works of Danish artist Carl Krull
Conceived and Directed by: Athina Kasiou
At Agios Andreas Theatre, Nicosia, Cyprus.
from 27 January 2010 – Tuesday and Wednesday, 8.30 p.m.
View the Theatrical Teaser on Vimeo also by Carl Krull
Manolo Moran is a Brazilian photographer based in Sao Paulo. His work privileges portraiture, beauty and ‘awkward’ characters
Established in the advertising photography market for the last 27 years, Fernando Zuffo has developed a unique style thanks to various techniques for treating images: turning the image, chromatic fusions and colouration, resources that preceded Photoshop, are techniques he has been using for the last 15 years.