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Artists Cover A Chinese Street In 13 Tons Of Candy

Graphic artists Craig & Karl have created the world’s sweetest street: in celebration of the Chinese New Year February 19, they’ve covered Chengdu Street, in the capital of Sichuan province in Southern China, with 13 tons of candy.<p>The 14,000-square-foot candy carpet blooms with sugary images of …

The Dead Simple Way Google Ventures Unlocks Great Ideas

How do you get a team to decide on the best design, fast? Stickers. Lots of stickers.<p>When the partners of Google Ventures work with a startup, helping to remake a product over the course of a week-long design sprint, they simply don’t have time to mull over ideas or debate which design is best. So …

Mignon – Art Direction, Branding, and Packaging by Benoit Galangau

Art direction, branding, and packaging design for Mignon confectionery.<p>I recently published an identity project by graphic designer Benoit Galangau …

Slide Makeovers: Presentation Design Lessons from Real Slides

I was browsing the web the other day and stumbled across a handful of slides that I thought could use a makeover. The slides were cluttered, the main message unclear and visuals weren't leveraged to make any impact.<p>So I asked my team to redesign them. I thought it would make a fun and insightful …

Fun Hopscotch Crosswalks Unveiled in Downtown Baltimore

What a wonderful public arts project! Today, artist Graham Coreil-Allen is officially unveiling his new hopscotch crosswalks on the streets of Baltimore! Called <i>Hopscotch Crosswalk Colossus</i>, it's one of four projects that will eventually turn regular crosswalks in downtown Baltimore into whimsical …

The 13 Most Drastic Big Brand Logo Changes Ever Seen

Some, however, are so drastic that the new marques look like they have been created for completely different companies.<p>Think Coca-Cola — since the 1880s, its logo design has barely evolved. The Coca-Cola logo is ubiquitous and consistent, and it pays off: Coca-Cola is widely regarded as the most …

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5 Ways To Give Your Brand A Personality

Also, personality isn't just limited to what you say or the odd joke you make, but on your style and how you present yourself to the public. How you interact should be a reflection on what your brand is about and allows people to connect with you, so if you haven't properly considered what your …

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The Story Behind Dove’s Mega Viral “Real Beauty Sketches” Campaign

If you haven’t seen it already here or elsewhere, the ad depicts an FBI forensic artist named Gil Zamora sketching women (that he can’t see) by the …

Realistic Urban Landscape Paintings of Chicago and New York by Nathan Walsh | Colossal

<p>Many painters working from photographic source material employ a wide variety of techniques to arrive at a final image. This will involve anything …