Mark Rutledge

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LumiLor Electroluminescent Coating Has Some Serious Untapped Potential

"Everything can be a lamp with LumiLor," writes Darskide Scientific, the company that developed it. LumiLor is a patented coating that glows when a …

Neville Brody rebrands studio: "Clients weren't quite clear on what we were offering"

<b>News:</b> graphic designer Neville Brody has reorganised his London studio and rebranded it as Brody Associates because "people didn't really understand" …

What Bruce Lee Can Teach You About Design

Former Nike designer D’Wayne Edwards says Bruce Lee has impacted his career and design.<p>“What people don’t know about Bruce Lee is that he was an amazing philosopher,” D’Wayne Edwards, the founder of footwear design school Pensole, explained on stage at Fast Company’s Innovation By Design conference …

Ex-RISD President John Maeda: “Money Is Quite Useful, Actually”

“You have to think about large, messy systems,” the design guru says. It wouldn’t hurt to make some money, either.<p>Former Rhode Island School of Design president and current Silicon Valley venture capital design guru John Maeda shared a tidbit of wisdom he gathered from legendary designer Paul Rand …

Timbuk2 + Blue Bottle Coffee: Travel Brew Kit

For true coffee lovers, enjoying a well-crafted cup isn't just a luxury, it's a daily necessity. Exploring new places near and far sometimes leads us to enlightening coffee discoveries by way of small-town roasters but, more often than not, it results in stale gas station java and chain store …

Coffee

Why The Jordan Brand’s Lead Designer Left Nike

Jason Mayden quit his job as a top Nike designer after a heartbreaking conversation with his son. Today he joins the startup Mark One.<p>Last last year, Jason Mayden–global design director for Nike’s Jordan brand–was prepping his children for bed with an homage to the famous Chicago Bulls chant (“What …

How I Photograph the Milky Way in the Light-Polluted Skies of Singapore

When it comes to photographing the elusive Milky Way in one of the most light-polluted major cities like Singapore, timing is critical. Most of the …

The Daily Routines Of 26 Of History’s Most Creative Minds

10 p.m. to 7 a.m.: Sleep. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Be a genius.<p>Even Beethoven and Balzac had just 24 hours in a day. How did history’s most prolific minds schedule their greatness? Based on research from Mason Currey’s <i>Daily Rituals: How Artists Work</i> (which we covered previously here), a new interactive …

Build Your Own VIDDY Pinhole Camera

It's been over a year since the wild success of UK-based artist Kelly Angood's "The Pop-Up Pinhole Project"—a Kickstarter initiative, for which she proposed a camera that buyers assemble for themselves, from card stock. It was innovative, beautiful and highly functional. Angood's returning to …

Cameras

Culinary Photography by Benoit Levac

Benoit Levac is a digital photographer based in Montreal, Quebec of Canada. His work is a combination of a creative attention to details and bringing …

Rights & Freedoms

The Perfect Office - Powercube, Quirky Universal Docking Station and Office Ideas

We've seen some great gadgets and equipment for designers. So many cool stuff, that we could actually assemble infinite perfect office spaces! Every …

Todd St. John on Hiring Good People, Getting Sawdust in the Computers, and Striving to Make Designs That Seem Inevitable

<i>This is the latest installment of our Core77 Questionnaire. Previously, we talked to IKEA creative director Mia Lundström.</i><p><b>Name:</b> Todd St.</b> …

Architizer

Where I Work: ZAK+FOX

<b>What is your typical work style?</b><p>Since I opened up my own showroom this year, my routine has changed significantly. When I launched the company I was …

Marilyn Myller: A New Stop-Motion Animation Made with Styrofoam Puppets and Long-Exposure Light Effects by Mikey Please | Colossal

<p>Animator and director Mikey Please of Parabella Animation Studio just released his latest stop-motion animation project, Marilyn Miller. The film …

Qudos by Knog: A Prim and Powerful GoPro Light

GoPros have changed the way people shoot and share footage. Whether you're strapping yourself up with weatherproof HD cameras for a powder day, looking for a new angle on a shoot, or just messing around with friends, the applications for the ubiquitous cams are near-limitless—that is, until …

Cameras

Fanta Visuals by Studio Office

A range of illustrative and playful visuals created by studio Office for Fanta.<p>San Francisco based branding and design studio Office was commissioned …

Big-Ass Screen: LG's Envy-Inducing 34" Monster Monitor

While I'd previously caught wind of LG's new 34" monitor, the company's hero shots showed little more than a rectangle covered in Photoshopped fake …

Dosatres – Corporate Identity Design by Comité

Dosatres – business network corporate identity design by studio Comité.<p>Comité is a Barcelona-based graphic design studio founded by Francesc Morata …

Urban Jewelry: Lace Street Art by NeSpoon | Colossal

<p>Warsaw-based artist NeSpoon uses ornate lace patterns in her unique brand of street art that translates into ceramics, stencils, paintings, and …

Hugo Chávez’s Handwriting Turned Into “Anti-Imperialist” Font

From the day he became president in 1999 until his untimely death in 2013, Hugo Chávez left an indelible mark upon Venezuela. Practicing what he called the “socialism of the 21st century,” Chávez attempted to establish a loosely aligned federation of revolutionary republics as a resistance bloc in …

I Am A Food Blog Gets Recipes Right With Stunning Photos and Spot-On Type - The Fox Is Black

I find it rare to come across a good food site that doesn’t look like a stock blog template or is filled with nothing but hokey desert recipes (I …

Artist Robert C. Jackson

Selected paintings by artist Robert C. Jackson.<p>Artist Robert C. Jackson was born in 1964 in Kinston, a city in Lenoir County, North Carolina. Before …

Hilla Shamia Melds Aluminum With Wood In Her Striking Furniture Designs - The Fox Is Black

Creating surprising combinations in furniture design seems to be the biggest challenge these days. Hilla Shamia, an Israel based industrial designer, …