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30 Remarkable Typography, Lettering & Calligraphy Designs

Creative hand-drawn <b>typography, lettering and calligraphy</b> artwork examples by talented artists and designers. All designs are truly amazing and great …

There Is Now A Kama Sutra Of Architecture

"Architecture porn" just got literal.<p>Italian artist Federico Babina has created a sort of Kama Sutra for buildings. The series, titled "Archisutra," imbues structures with the life of their inhabitants. This is not unlike his previous work -- which focuses on architecture and its connections to …

Compelling, Bite-Sized Lessons From Famous Graphic Designers To Inspire You

Image by Jan Tschichold<p><b>To offer</b> a glimpse into how graphic design has evolved over the years at the hands of creatives who constantly seek to push …

Ingenious Examples of Signage and Wayfinding

Why Am I Being Asked<br>to Register?<p>We'll ask you to provide a few details about yourself, your current role and what you do. We won't share your …

Introducing The Poster Boys Podcast, the Best Conversation You’ll Have About Graphic Design All Month

We’re so, so excited to announce a partnership with our favorite new podcast this year, <i>The Poster Boys</i>, a monthly conversation between two talented …

Inside a Hidden New York City Museum Devoted to Graphic Design

Although <b>graphic design</b> is a younger artistic field than painting or sculpture, within the past decade, art museums have increasingly <b>expanded</b> their collections of design and devoted more resources to its study, <b>preservation</b>, and display. New Yorkers are lucky to have several solid options for viewing …

Graphic Design

Hotel design event Sleep returns to London next month

<b>Dezeen promotion:</b> annual hotel design event Sleep is set to take place at London's Business Design Centre on 24 and 25 November 2015 (+ …

Bellina Alimentari Opens Monday at Ponce City Market; Check Out the Menu

On Monday, Italian restaurant, market, and "culinary club" Bellina Alimentari will be the latest Ponce City Market restaurant to officially open its doors. With former Horseradish Grill chef Dave Berry running the kitchen, Bellina will offer take-away dishes, in-house dining at the 14-seat bar, and …

Cocktail Week; Angry Chef Shutters; PCM Openings

<i>All the latest dining and nightlife news from</i> <b>Eater Atlanta</b>.<p><b>CITYWIDE</b> — It's <b>Cocktail Week</b>, which means content specifically catered to the thirsty Atlantan. In addition to mapping out Atlanta's most important bars, Eater checks out the action at Sister Louisa's Church and asks if using high-end …

How Ponce City Market's Colossal New Sign Came to Be

ScienceHEAP has compiled a short <b>"How Stuff Works"</b> video that sheds light on the interesting backstory of Ponce City Market's marquee sign — a "one-of-a-kind symbol" for the new Atlanta landmark. The work of Henry Graphics, a leading architectural signage firm, each letter weighs up to <b>1,500 pounds</b> …

12 Great Georgia Hikes

Photograph by Ryan Hayslip<p>One of our top sources for interpreting the vast Georgia wilds was Jonah McDonald, adventure leader and author of the book</i> …

Hiking

A Graphic Designer’s Studio in London

Graphic designer Noma Barr has a gift for manipulating negative space (the term used for describing the space around an object or a figure). A recent …

North London

Watch: A 33-Year Veteran Graphic Designer Tells Us How He "Made It"

“You have to do it. You have to do it. It’s all there is to it.”<p>Career connections, a program on WOUB-TV offers unexpected insights on many different …

The 6 Best Graphic Design Tools for Stunning Graphics

October 9, 2015<p>Visual content has become an integral focal point to the marketing game. In order for campaigns, social posts, and the like to succeed …

TASCHEN's 'Logo Modernism' Is the Definitive Guide to Modern Trademarks

A valuable resource for all the budding graphic designers out there.<p>Logo design is without a doubt the most difficult branch of graphic design, …

20 Handwriting Instagram Accounts That'll Make You Want To Pick Up A Pen

And you thought your cursive days were over.<p>Doodlebugs of the world: gather 'round! Though you may feel alone while scribbling in notebook margins during lectures, there are, in fact, others like you. Others who covet the perfect pen like it's the perfect romance. Others who can't hold a writing …

Lettering

15+ Free Legible Cursive Fonts

Using <b>Cursive Fonts</b> is a great choice for both personal and commercial purpose . By cursive it means font in which letters are usually connected …

The world's weirdest skyscrapers – in pictures

From the Elephant Building to the ‘Death Star’, architects and developers are going to ever stranger lengths in their efforts to stand out from the crowd. Where will this ridiculousness end?

Skyscrapers

Lamps Made From Discarded Espresso Machine Boilers

For a research project, Willem Heeffer explored possible uses of materials tossed by factories in Helsinki, Finland. The results led to a new project …

Artist Stan Herd Plants a 1.2-Acre Field Inspired by Van Gogh’s 1889 Painting “Olive Trees” | Colossal

<p>We’ve seen a number of interesting projects lately that attempt to bring art from inside museums into the outdoors. Artist Stan Herd has been doing …

Stylish Pattern Fonts by Eike Dingler of Foundry Mauve Type

The Pattern fonts, an ornamental display type family designed in 2015 by Eike Dingler of foundry Mauve Type.This is something for the graphic design …

How This Watercolor Artist Became Insta-Famous

Can’t decide whether or not to post that [insert creative project here] you just finished working on? Maybe you’re working on a drawing, a weaving, a music video? You want to post it to share with your peeps but have that classic creative-person insecurity — will my friends/family like it? Will …

Creative Work

20 awesome photos of extreme latte art

Recent surveys have even shown that some people are willing to pay more for an especially creative latte.<p>In August, the Journal of Sensory Studies published the findings of an online survey whose respondents were willing to pay up to 13% more for a cup of coffee with latte art than for a cup that …

Father-Son Duo Complete All 50 States in Their Pun-Fueled Food Map of the U.S.

Just a little over a year ago, Chris Durso (creator of Foodiggity) and his then-8-year-old son Cameron embarked on a fun, visual collaboration known as <i>Foodnited States of America</i>. Together, the Durso duo planned to recreate all 50 states of the U.S. out of various, edible ingredients with a …