Mark Francis

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WIRED

There’s a whole universe of microbes invisible to the naked eye, and designers and scientists have found an unlikely ally to help give it dimension: …

Geometric Beehive Sculptures by Ren Ri | Colossal

<p>Artist and beekeeper Ren Ri employs bees in the construction of these amazing encapsulated sculptures. The artist first builds transparent …

Resinism

Glober Font Family from Fontfabric

Glober Font – Sans Serif Type Family.<p>Type designer Ivan Petrov has created the <b>Glober</b> font family in 2014 (Type Foundry: Fontfabric). This sans serif …

The beautiful magazines setting out to prove print isn't dead

The magazine is dead, long live the magazine. It's not so much a resurrection of the magazine in the digital age as an explosion. A visit to any of the larger bookshops – Foyle's in London, or independent shops such as Colours May Vary in Leeds, Material in east London – will reveal an array of …

RGB Lighting Technology from 3form

Imagine bringing the edgy, sleek lighting technology of a club to building facades, walls and partitions. 3form‘s RGB Technology does that, and does …

The Gap: A New Typographic Interpretation of Ira Glass’s Iconic Quote About the Creative Process | Colossal

<p>This beautiful visual accompaniment to Ira Glass’ iconic quote about the creative process was created by Daniel Sax after encountering a similar …

New York Snaps into Focus through Bespectacled Animated Cinemagraphs | Colossal

<p>Digital artists and photographers Jamie Beck and Kevin Burg, arguably the masters of cinematic animated gifs, recently shared this wonderfully …

Walking City: An Evolving Video Sculpture Morphs in Response to Architecture | Colossal

<p>Anyone who follows Colossal knows that digital animation and motion graphics are a rarity here, but this clip is a solid exception. Created by …

Ingenious Door Opens and Closes Like Folded Paper | Colossal

<p>Like the design of functional objects such as chairs or tables, it would seem new ideas for the humble door would be completely exhausted, and then …

Sochi 2014: 10 amazing helmet designs at the Winter Olympics – in pictures

From glowing brains to a multi-coloured ram’s skull, there are some outrageous helmet designs at this year’s Olympics. These skeleton competitors have been showing theirs off during practice sessions in recent days

Rear Window

I love Rear Window so I drew the neighborhood for practice. I'll make a print available in the near future.

Shocking Typography Series Designed with Human Features

This surprisingly realistic series of human-inspired typography is quite shocking. Created by creative director JC Debroize, each unnaturally bent arrangement features a letter of the alphabet designed with human characteristics including skin, oddly placed hair, and eyeballs peering out …