Craig Leontowicz

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Getting Hired: To Work at IDEO, Skip the Suit, Tell a Compelling Story and Don't Be Creepy!

<i>This post is part of our Getting Hired interviews, in which we solicited job-seeking advice from key hiring personnel at LUNAR, IDEO, Philips, BMW</i> …

80's rap lettering by Ricardo Gonzalez

Following our series of typography inspiration today we feature a project called "80's rap lettering". Created by Ricardo Gonzalez the idea was to …

Gauthier & Nolet – Architect Firm Identity by Justin Bechard

Architect Firm Brand Identity Concept.<p>Justin Bechard is a Quebec, Canada based graphic designer. He created an extensive brand identity concept …

Graphic Design

2013 Year in Review: Where I Work

Our Where I Work column allows us a chance to look inside the world of a designer or design professional to see where they make it all happen. Their …

So You've Decided To Open-Source A Project At Work. What Now?

Why Open Source?<p>Before delving into the how, it’s useful to step back and talk about the why. Why is it that so many companies have or are starting …

Software Development

Friday Fresh Free Fonts - Cuprum, Exo 2, Razor

Friday fresh free fonts is a series of free fonts posted every Friday, yes I know it's awesome. I will look forward to bring a lot of great fonts …

Pixelated Masterpiece Paintings out of LEGO

Squint your eyes. Do these works of art look familiar? They should. Italian designer Marco Sodano is the mastermind behind these LEGO interpretations …

Frank Gehry

New Icon Trends

With the launch of iOS7 we have been noticing an increase in some particular icon style and illustrations. From skeuomorphism to flat vectors and …

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Art of coffee.

Semet Brand Identity by Mohd Almousa

Semet Interactive – Identity.<p>Nice use of colors, beautiful graphic shapes, and a modern logotype – these are just some matching characteristics of …

Graphic Design

Flat Logo Designs by Erfan Talimi

Stunning Flat Logos.<p>Here is some eye candy for your inspiration! Erfan Talimi is a Hamburg, Germany based graphic designer who loves to experiment …

String – Trendy Monoline Font by Lián Types

String – Sweeping Script Font.<p><b>String</b> is an elegant monoline script font designed in 2013 by Maximiliano Sproviero (Lián Types). Its sweeping typeface …

Typography

Fab Yanks Items Made By Alleged Design Pirate Cody Foster

Speaking out works, even when lawsuits can’t.<p>In response to our article about Cody Foster & Co., a company accused of pirating the designs of online artists and selling them as their own creations, Fab.com has come forward to say that they will no longer be selling items from the Nebraska-based …

Daily Inspiration #1582

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 …

Design In 30 Seconds: Airbnb On Brains Vs. Beauty

<b>See the winners of our Innovation By Design Awards here, and more highlights from the conference here. Joe Gebbia was one of our Co.Design 50 featured on stage; check out the others here.</b><p><i>Produced by Fast Company Video.</i>MW

16 Mind-Blowing Designs That Digital Fabrication Made Possible

3-D printed dresses, Laser Vapor Talon shoes, and a Twisted Dump Truck: Out of Hand: Materializing the Postdigital, a new exhibit at MAD, presents the work of 80 cutting-edge digital-dependent artists.<p>Artists’ mediums have evolved dramatically since the days of ye olde paint brushes and pencils. It …

7-11 Rebrands To Target Health-Conscious Millennials

From Big Gulp to Big Salad: the world’s largest chain of convenience stores is trying a fresh approach to its brand.<p>Fetid with grease, a wrinkled hotdog rotating endlessly underneath a dessicating heat lamp. The slime green nozzle of a Slurpee machine, clenching and then heaving its bowels into the …

How to Run a Facebook Timeline Promotion: 6 Tips for Success

Shares 4K<p>Are you thinking of running a Facebook contest or promotion without using an app?<p>Would you like to run a contest or sweepstakes on your …

99 Ways to Market Your Art - Copyblogger

You’re an artist — a writer, musician, illustrator, or dancer. Maybe you’re into doll sculpting, keepsake jewelry making, fashion photography, plein …

Hand To Type: Scripts, Hand-Lettering And Calligraphy

Hand To Type is a beautiful compilation of hand-made and digital scripts that showcases the beauty of handwritten letterforms. The 240 pages book by editors Middendorp, Hellige and Klanten features work by some of today’s most successful and original calligraphers and lettering artists. In addition to fonts and lettering using the Latin alphabet, it introduces artists who explore Cyrillic, Arabic, and Greek scripts. - See more at: http://amzn.to/15AKKQf

100 Diagrams That Changed the World by Scott Christianson. From The Earliest Cave Paintings to the Innovation of the iPod

Infographics are cool (and trending) but you know what is cool? 100 most important diagrams that changed the human history, Scott Christianson decide to compile the most awesome diagrams in this book: you think that prismatic circle that you see on photoshop is a creation from Adobe, well Moses Harris did it in 1766, do you remember Dante’s Inferno, well there’s a diagram for that, phases of the moon? Yeah Galileo did it, and of course Da Vinci Vitruvian Man is there too.

This Is What An Outdoor GIF Festival Looks Like

IRL and under the stars.<p>Over the past weekend, UPLOAD.gif, the first in a new series of partnered events between NewHive and Gray Area Foundation for the Arts, came to life as an ode to the GIF in an empty lot in San Francisco's Mission District.<p>“We wanted to put a positive spin on the idea of …

GIF Animations

Artfad 2013 Identity

Artfad is a ceremony held each year in Barcelona rewarding contemporary art. Spanish Hey studio has created the graphic identity of this event for …

Coca-Cola Ekocenter Container

Coca-Cola will offer from today to 2015 almost 2 000 Ekocenter Containersn wanting to sell and say want to help people deprived of drinking water. …

"Floral Skull 2" Art Print by Ali GULEC on Society6. http://bit.ly/1a5XdqQ

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londondesignz:

<b>Atype by Lobulo</b><p>I’ve just spotted this on Creative Bloq, and appears to have been doing the rounds for the last couple of days or so.<p>Atype is a lovely series of letters developed by London based designer Lobulo, whose aim is to demonstrate the rich variety of three dimensional tactile forms that can be derived from a single letter. I love the different styles in play here, the green ‘gloopy’ one possibly being my favourite!<p>It’s great to see glyphs that are normally locked behind a computer …

Beautiful Games: in pursuit of the perfect ride

If there's such a thing as the perfect wave, there must surely also be the perfect board? Americans Shanon Marks and Mark Laughlin believe so; they've started building tailored surf, kite, sail and paddle-boards using 3D printers. The design-process starts when users download an app and take their …