Nate Robinson

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Creative Habits of Einstein, Picasso and Mozart

IQ alone cannot explain creative spark!<p>Intelligence is not enough to create extraordinary work. If you have ever channeled all your energy and time …

Smart, beautiful and award-winning packaging from around the world

From multi-coloured beer cans to illustrated coffee cups that reflect how the drinker is feeling, a new book is celebrating how clever design can …

Marvel Superheroes: Lettering Series

With the Summer going strong and kicking, I hope you had the chance to go to the theaters like most of us. To view some of the summer blockbusters …

Museum Invites Top Contemporary Artists to Fill Its Walls with Groundbreaking Art

As fans of contemporary art, we've always been somewhat surprised by its lack of representation in museums. Galleries like Thinkspace Gallery in Culver City, California–one of our personal favorites–often share the exceptional work of artists today, but why not museums? Thankfully, Long Beach …

Art

Dynamic Sculptures of Animals Represent Human Psychological Portraits

Montana-based artist Beth Cavener articulates intense human emotions and psychology through dynamic sculptures of animals. Using pipe joints, wooden dowels, and clay, she forms tense beasts that embody the consequences of fear, apathy, aggression, and misunderstanding. Although the body language is …

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Here are some Google logos that didn’t make the cut

A peek behind the curtain on Google's design blog<p>Google revamped its logo today, and reactions to the change are already pouring in. But the company also gave us a glimpse of what else might have been. In the middle of a near-1,500-word blog post about the news sits an unassuming picture of Google …

Dreamy Portraits Fuse Human Faces with Nature and Architecture

Spanish artist Antonio Mora‘s double exposure portraits merge human faces with ethereal landscapes and distinct architectural forms. His visually intriguing combinations demonstrate the many curves, angles, and lines that can be found both within the human body and the world around us. The artist's …

Art

Lose Yourself in the Eerie GIFs of DarkAngelØne

Fabrics and textures come to life in these surreal animated portraits.<p><i>This article originally appeared on The Creators Project Netherlands.</i><p>When I was young, someone once told me that different materials could convey different emotions. In his new series, <i>poison</i>, DarkAngelØne proves that the adage …

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Free your mind<p>See more<p>2014 Ottawa International Animation Festival: Free your mind, 1 (Illustrator : Michael Zavacky)<p>See more<p>Ilustrações de Gary …

Mind-Boggling Optical Illusion Graffiti Looks Like It Floats In Mid-Air

Graffiti artist Odeith wanted to make his street art stand out, so he decided to create murals that are also anamorphic illusions. By skewing is …

Streetwear

Link About It: This Week's Picks

1. In Defense of Toulouse-Lautrec<p>To celebrate his would-be 150th birthday, radical French artist Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec was celebrated in the latest Google Doodle. For those not already familiar with Toulouse-Lautrec, the tech giant’s bleak portrait of the progressive painter, printmaker and …

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Mind-Blowing Moleskine Doodles by Kerby Rosanes

We had a great week here at Abduzeedo with some super awesome posts, and I thought I would be really awesome to start the weekend with a super sweet …

How to balance a design career with creating your own art

<i>Alexander Huls is a freelance writer whose work has appeared in The New York Times, The Atlantic, Esquire and other publications. This post was originally published on the Shutterstock blog and has been reprinted with permission.</i><p>It’s a challenge many designers with full-time careers face: how do …

Steve McCurry Retrospective Presents 150 Striking Portraits of People and Cultures Around the World

In his new exhibition <i>Oltre lo Sguardo</i>, acclaimed American photographer Steve McCurry displays 150 of his photos from a career that has spanned over 30 years and countless treks across the globe. McCurry, who is perhaps best known for his iconic <i>Afghan Girl</i> photo, is celebrated for his rich, …

Photographers

Daily Inspiration #1831

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Hard Work Beats Talent

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Anglecia Pro is an exquisite and versatile system of three transitional serif typefaces designed to work together in editorial design. Sharing the same skeleton, vertical axis, and trapezoidal uncurved serifs, each of these faces bears different key dimensions and different contrast typical for three different type epochs.<p><b>Anglecia Pro Text</b> is a typeface designed for general typesetting in average reading sizes. Although it features a vertical axis, its soft skeleton, relatively small x-height …

The beautiful magazines setting out to prove print isn't dead

The magazine is dead, long live the magazine. It's not so much a resurrection of the magazine in the digital age as an explosion. A visit to any of the larger bookshops – Foyle's in London, or independent shops such as Colours May Vary in Leeds, Material in east London – will reveal an array of …

What I Am

Typography inspiration | #909

In From up North’s <b>typography galleries</b> we’ve gathered last weeks findings of nice text based designs using typography, calligraphy and lettering.<p>400 …

Typography

Ernest Endeavour

Christian GoldemannJanuary 30, 2014<p>Aerosyn-Lex is a designer and typographer, originally from Buenos Aires, Argentina. Influenced by the cities New …

The Giphoscope turns your favorite GIF into a hand-cranked work of art

If you were to accuse us of being fans of GIFs we wouldn't disagree, but what happens when you want to share that perfect, singular moment away from the confines of a computer screens? One particularly beautiful solution is called The Giphoscope. The work of Marco Calabrese and Alessandro Scali, …

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