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Forest of Business Cards by Moriyuki Ochiai Architects

Moriyuki Ochiai Architects dreamt up the Forest of Business Cards as an exhibition centered around the Olympic Games. The exhibit was designed as a …

A Rare Glimpse At New York’s Subway Conductors

Dutch photographer Janus van den Eijnden captures the city’s subterranean workers.<p>New Yorkers know the feeling: pounding down the stairs against a flood of commuters spilling out of a subway car. The doors are open for a second, before they close shut, right in front of you. Every now and again, a …

Inuit Families Photographed At The End Of The Earth

Imagine a world far far away from the bright lights and hustle and bustle of the world's major cities, a place so harsh and isolated that only a few …

An Illusion of Time

At first, the 3P clock might appear to be for your bedside table, but take a closer look and you’ll see something entirely different. It’s a clever …

Radikal Font Family by Nootype

Radikal – Geometric Type Family.<p><b>Radikal</b> is a sans serif typeface that provides simplicity and modernity. This geometric font family by Nico Inosanto …

Typography

Misty Traffic Lights in Germany Photographed by Lucas Zimmermann | Colossal

<p>I’m really enjoying this series of photos by photographer Lucas Zimmermann captured on a foggy night near Weimar, Germany. You can see more from the …

A 92-Year-Old Grandmother Creates A Spectacular Collection Of Embroidered Temari Spheres

A 92-year-old Japanese woman’s amazing collection of painstakingly-crafted traditional Japanese temari handballs has been unveiled to the public for …

Just How Original Were the First iPhone & iOS 7? According to Kirby Ferguson's Latest 'Everything Is a Remix' Case Study, Not at All.

One more for today, via new Gizmodo-spinoff Sploid: We took note of filmmaker Kirby Ferguson's "Everything is a Remix" project when it launched in …

Canaro – Geometric Font Family by Rene Bieder

Canaro – Modern Type Family.<p>German font designer Rene Bieder is well known for his contemporary typefaces and the <b>Canaro</b> font family is no exception. …

Typography

Redefining Heritage: Introducing the Brooks Cambium C17 Saddle

<i>Since 1866, when John Boultbee Brooks first wielded his iron awl and cobbler's hammer to stretch leather over a bike saddle, his company has been</i> …

Hand Cut Newspapers Form Visually Striking Patterns

<i>Kenosis</i> is a series of visually complex newspaper cuts that alter printed media and current events through intricate hand-carvings. Created by New York-based artist Shanti Grumbine, the project was inspired by her battle with Lyme Disease and it is filled with delicate complexities. As she …

Lyme Disease

Aubaine Font Family by Omashuisje

Aubaine Type Family.<p>The modern and elegant <b>Aubaine</b> font family was created in 2012 by type designer Jean Paul Beumer (Font Publisher: Omashuisje). Its …

Typography

grain editJeremy Evans

Currently residing in Stockholm, Sweden, Jeremy Evans is an upcoming designer with an impressive portfolio that spans print, packaging and …

Robert Larson Turns Everyday Trash Into Art

Robert Larson is an artist who literally creates treasures from trash. His colorful, graphic collages “explore most singularly the power of …

Torikorttelit – Visual Identity by Kokoro & Moi

Torikorttelit Identity.<p>Torikorttelit is Helsinki’s old city center – a place where people transform their city into a more exciting and open …

Graphic Design

Custom-Printed Books You Design From an iPad App

If you’ve never heard of the iPad app called Paper you should check it out. It’s an app by FiftyThree that lets you capture all of your ideas as …

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Classic Movie Expressed Only with Minimalist Lines

Whether it's architecture or references to pop culture, it's fascinating to see how an artist can translate the most complex ideas into a minimalist version of itself. In this visually striking series of posters, <i>Classic Movies</i>, artist Michal Krasnopolski used just a few lines and strong, solid …

John Lennon's School Detention Sheets

If your parents got mad because you got detention, just tell them that the detention slip may be worth a lot of money one day once you're …

George Clooney's Rules for Living

No one does the fame thing like Clooney. He floats above it even as he uses it to embellish his influence. He understands his place in the pantheon even as he remains hidden from the inquisitive lens. He's the master.<p><b>You must love him.</b><p>For one thing, he's lovable, professionally so. For another, he …

Gorgeous Turquoise Thermal Pools Glisten in Pamukkale, Turkey

If you seek surreal, out-of-this-world sites, you'll love this turquoise travel destination.<p>Pamukkale (“cotton castle” in Turkish) is a tiny town and UNESCO World Heritage Site in southwestern Turkey that boasts 17 of the most spectacular water terraces in the world. For thousands of years, people …

Hot Springs

Nikon Df

The much rumored and highly anticipated news from Nikon is now official: The D<i>f</i>—an advanced-level D-SLR blending a classic, vintage-inspired design with the performance of a modern FX-format camera—has just been unveiled. For longtime Nikon users such as ourselves, the introduction is welcomed with …

Bicyclette – Trendy Sans-Serif Font Family by Nikola Kostić

Bicyclette Sans-Serif Font Family.<p><b>Bicyclette</b> is a trendy sans-serif font family by type designer Nikola Kostić. Its characteristics are based on …

Lucetta Magnetic Bike Lights

While many brands have begun to offer attractive bicycle lights in recent years, few offer the ease of use that Lucetta does. Designed by Helsinki-based Emanuele Pizzolorusso for Italian design company Palomar, Lucetta is a set of small LED lights that secure to your bicycle—or any metallic …

Demonstration

Infographic: The Chaos Of Outer Space Simplified Through Flat Animation

See how our solar system works–and how it all ends.<p>There are two tropes for science fair projects: baking soda volcanoes and styrofoam ball solar system mobiles. Consider the latter, and compare it with even most superficial knowledge we all retained from elementary school. Those planetary …

Brandon Grotesque Download – HVD Fonts

Download HVD Fonts’ Brandon Grotesque font family.<p>Brandon Grotesque is an award winning sans serif type family from German type foundry HVD Fonts. …

Every iPhone Ever Made, Side by Side, in Action

With the exception of cars, when we buy and use objects that are faster than their predecessors, we typically get used to the new speed quickly, and …

Atype - Craft Typography

Continuing our focus on featuring craft projects we bring to you "Atype" - a beautiful project that mixes typography and paper craft. The project was …

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Screening and Q&A: Don Jon

Why does Joseph Gordon-Levitt seem so nervous? Maybe it’s because we’re four feet away from him, or maybe he’s not nervous and I’m just disappointed that he doesn’t radiate as celebrities obviously should. That sense of pressure and discomfort is colored by <i>Don Jon</i>‘s marketing, which compensated for …