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Animated Typographic Architecture Is A Design Nerd’s Dream

Elaborate typography + fantasy architecture + GIFs + clever logo design = German creative firm Deepblue Networks latest promotional campaign and a design nerd’s complete breakfast. The firm collaborated with illustrator and graphic designer Florian Schommer of Hamburg-based Kjosk Collective to …

Graphic Design

Sleater-Kinney Meets Bob’s Burgers: The Week’s Best Music Videos

Plus, an interactive video from The White Stripes’ Jack White.<p>In this week’s best videos, reigning punk queens of the east and the west–Pussy Riot and Sleater-Kinney–make noise, while clone armies, the grim reaper, headbanging, and Memphis Group-inspired designs round up the rest of the bunch.<p>Pussy …

grain editRecently Received

Here’s the latest round of books and goods to hit our shelves. This week’s entries include items from Nobrow, Chronicle Books, Lars Muller, The Walt …

Ultra Small Bonsai Plants Give New Meaning to the Word Miniature | Colossal

<p>What happens when you apply of love of small things to an art form that’s already all about small things? In recent years Bonsai—Japan’s art form of …

Papercraft Dioramas Come to Life with Projected Animations by Davy and Kristin McGuire | Colossal

<p>In an fascinating mix of papercraft, set design, and animation, artist duo Davy and Kristin McGuire bring stories to life inside these exquisitely …

Fancy Hat Shields You From Bright Lights, Big City Jerks

<i>Expressive Wearables</i>, by interaction designer Sangli Li, at California’s Art Center College of Design, uses clothing as a loud-and-clear communication tool to express your dismay at unwanted or unsavory interactions. The hat is adorned with small fans (like the hand-held variety wielded by …

Medical Diagram Portraits Created from Found Objects by Edwige Massart and Xavier Wynn | Colossal

<p>With an assortment of trinkets, doodads, and thingamajiggers worthy of the mightiest junk drawer or flea market bin, artist husband and wife Edwige …

Moving On: A Stop-motion Music Video for ‘James’ Made with Yarn by Ainslie Henderson | Colossal

<p>Moving On is the latest stop-motion video from BAFTA-nominated animator, writer, and director Ainslie Henderson. The clip was created as a music …

New Hand-painted and Animated ‘GIF-iti’ by INSA | Colossal

<p>Fine artist and designer INSA (previously) continues creating his signature animated “GIF-iti” pieces in locations around the world. Each mural is …

Diggie Vitt’s Surreal 365 Project Comes to a Spectacular End

In the seven months that have passed since we last checked in on talented, young photographer Diggie Vitt, a lot has changed: he embarked on a long road trip across the United States in order to fuel inspiration for his photography; he moved from Jacksonville, Florida to Los Angeles; and he finally …

Photography

Intricate Papercut Art Contains Beautiful Love Letters

Inside his small studio in east London, where he's worked for over 20 years, artist Rob Ryan creates intricate papercut works all by hand. Many of them contain pieces of writing that read like beautiful love letters. For example, in the one above, the message reads, “I always said that I'd do …

Take Out Fake Out: Lemon Blueberry Crunch Muffins

Hey, y’all. I don’t know about you, but I am a major sucker for coffee shop treat cases. Especially at Starbucks, it just seems like everything looks …

22 Books You Should Read Now, Based On Your Childhood Favorites

Recapture all of that youthful wonder.

Oslo based illustrator Natalie Foss

The Mind-Blowing Hungarian Posters for All Your Favorite Movies

Can you name all of the famous science fiction films represented by these beautiful and bizarre posters from Hungary? You've seen <i>Star Wars</i> posters …

Cinematics – Animated Short Film by Pier Paolo

Cinematics – Animated Short Film.<p>Motion designer and art direction Pier Paolo from Brazil has created this beautiful animated short fim, a timeline …

Animated Movies

Architecture and Love Meet in Giordano Poloni’s Illustrations - The Fox Is Black

Two of my favourite things are architecture and illustration so it’s no wonder that I love these illustrated buildings by the Italian illustrator …

A Record of Time: A Journal of Wanderlust

by Kohl Crecelius<p>It wasn’t long after SoCal-based artist, designer, and craftsman Sean Woolsey (already a CH favorite) came across a quote by American author John Green, that he and his wife bought a 1987 VW Westfalia van and took off on a road trip around the US. The quote (from the book "Looking …

The 40 Greatest Dog GIFs Of All Time

The best, cutest, and most ridiculous canine moments probably ever.

9 Wonderfully Bizarre Sculptures To Weirden Up Your Day

Step into the loopy and surreal world of artist Iván Prieto.<p>Though it's easy to make comparisons to other Spanish surrealists like Joan Miró and Salvador Dalí (or Guillermo del Toro for that matter), sculptor Iván Prieto‘s work is in a category all its own. Fun, strange, and occasionally …

The 15 Types Of Travelers You Always See At The Airport

Oh god, these people again.<p>For the people you'll meet when you get on the plane, check out 21 Types Of People You Meet While Flying.

Go Go Gadget iPhone Case!

With everything from built-in scissors to screwdrivers, the IN1 case is your one-stop-shop for all things utility! Like a Swiss army knife wrapped …

Tissue Paper Stop Motion Animals for Nepia | Colossal

<p>Created by Yuki Ariga for Japanese paper manufacturer Nepia this lovely animated short features a cavalcade of delicately folded tissue paper …

Nebojsa Nikolic Paintings

Abstract Art.<p>Nebojsa Nikolic was born in 1971 in Vranje, Serbia. In 1997, the artist completed a Master’s thesis in painting at The Faculty of Arts …

The Granny Alphabet – in pictures

Fashion photographer Tim Walker's new book celebrates the style of older women, and comes with a companion volume of illustrations by Lawrence Mynott<p>The Granny Alphabet is published by Thames & Hudson and is available from the Guardian bookshop

26 Books That Will Change The Way You See The World

Reading: It does a mind good.

David Hochbaum: Village in a Can

It has been frequently noted that there's magic in miniature gifts. It's no different with New York-based artist David Hochbaum's "Village in a Can." A handmade, ornately painted collection of 11 pieces per can, all are born of the remnants of his large-scale paintings and installation work. The …

Art

Great Things to People Introduces a Prototyped Machine that Makes Creating One-of-a-Kind Pottery Pieces Easier on the Hands

Great Things to People—a design group hailing from Santiago, Chile that we've previously covered at NY Design Week—has created a experimental machine …

Norby pattern by Gudrun Johnston

MATERIALS<br>Approximately 270 yards of fingering weight wool yarn<br>1 skein of Brooklyn Tweed Loft (100% American Targhee-Columbia Wool; 275 …

Knitting

10 Tips for the Beginning Gardener—What I Learned in Year One

The other day, a friend with a newly acquired balcony asked what kind of containers she should buy and what she should plant. I responded by …