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Dramatic Typeface Freebies That Keep Up With The Latest Typographic Trends

Image via Octanis<p><b>It’s always good</b> to maintain your website or portfolio with updates every now and then. It keeps people engaged and interested in …

Here's why your local town - not just your workplace - should be pet friendly

With over eight million pet dogs in the United Kingdom, and an average of two “owners” per dog, the dog owning population is a sizeable lobby group. So it is perhaps surprising that while the UK sees itself as an “animal friendly” country, there are still many no-go areas as far as dogs are …

Vincent Fantauzzo's Melbourne laneway art removed by council

Archibald-winning artist Vincent Fantauzzo says he is heartbroken and shocked after his street art was removed from a Melbourne laneway by the local …

New Designs Printed Directly From Urban Utility Covers by Berlin-Based Pirate Printers | Colossal

<p>Berlin-based art collective Raubdruckerin (which translates to pirate printer) (previously) uses elements of urban design to create guerilla …

As an "Eff-You" to Anish Kapoor, Artist Stuart Semple Makes Super-Black Paint Available to All

Black 2.0 is democratizing darkness<p>Should any artist possess the exclusive rights to a color? As you may remember, last year Anish Kapoor announced …

‘Fearless Girl’ Sculptor Says Removing Her Work Would Squash Its Meaning

The bronze is only one of a group of notable public works in Delaware-based artist Kristen Visbal's portfolio.<p><b>This article originally appeared on Creators.</b><p>On International Women's Day this year, a 50" tall bronze statue of a young girl was unveiled at Bowling Green in the Financial District of New …

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The Philadelphia Museum of Art has a cool solution to an ugly construction fence

The Philadelphia Museum of Art recently broke ground on its Frank Gehry-designed Core Project, which will transform sections of the historic building’s interior and add 90,000 square feet of space. In lieu of a traditional fence enclosing the construction, the museum enlisted design firm Pentagram …

20 best free fonts of 2017

We all love a free font. But with so many new free fonts continually being released, it’s easy to get a little lost.<p>So in this post, we’ve brought …

Meet An Artist Who’s Mastered The Painstaking Art Of Calligraphy

A new monograph of the artist’s work shows the value of analog craft in the digital age.<p>One of the world’s greatest working calligraphers is a man named Luca Barcellona, and he’s only 34 years old. His recent book, <i>Take Your Pleasure Seriously</i>, is a monographic look at his contemporary …

My life in typefaces

Pick up a book, magazine or screen, and more than likely you'll come across some typography designed by Matthew Carter. In this charming talk, the …

21 Signs That Prove Booksellers Are The Absolute Best

Books on books on books.<p>H/T mysharona1987

Books

Mrs Onion – Multilayer Type Family

Mrs Onion, a multilayer type family with 38 uppercase fonts from Hipopotam Studio.Aleksandra and Daniel Mizielińscy are two Polish type designers who …

27 bizarre restaurants to eat at in your lifetime

You could have dinner surrounded by ice, or immerse yourself in a Barbie dream world, or even dine suspended 150 feet above the ground.<p>And if being served by robots or eating on the toilet sounds like a dream come true, then look no further.<p>We've rounded up some of the wackiest restaurants around …

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Baker Street Fonts from Kimmy Design

Kimmy Design’s Baker Street fonts, a type collection of 4 styles plus flourishes and swashes inspired by old English signage lettering.<p>The Baker …

Blog Script – Hand Drawn Typeface from Sudtipos

Blog Script, a new hand drawn typeface by Carolina Marando and Alejandro Paul of foundry Sudtipos.<p>After the design of the Distillery font set, the …

Bonjour Typeface

Bonjour, a hand painted typeface with lots of extras.<p>Bonjour is a bold hand painted typeface. The nice brush-lettering style works great for a …

Here Are a Ton of Dogs in Trucks

A dog is a man's best friend. And his truck is his loyal steed. Now put them together and you've got one truly beautiful thing.<p>Few things are more important to an American man than his pickup truck. Except maybe his dog, the loyal sidekick. Now put that dog in a pickup, and you've got a glorious …

Snow Script

It's another snow day in the East Coast and today I found something really cool. Faust New York is a graffiti artist who goes out on the snow and …

Using Only Circles, Famous Films are Cleverly Turned into Minimalist Posters

Designer Nick Barclay is back with a new series that's all about famous films. While his last set was more serious, showing symptoms of depression with geometric designs, this batch is a bit lighter and he does away with all shapes except for the circle. In true minimalist form, he condenses down …

Unsettling Ceramic Tableware by Ronit Baranga Incorporates Realistic Mouths and Fingers | Colossal

<p>Israeli ceramicist Ronit Baranga‘s “body of work” is unsettling, to say the least. Sculpted from clay, realistic fingers emerge from plates while …

Bone Music: How Banned Western Music in the Soviet Union Was Printed on Repurposed X-Ray Records | Colossal

<p>If you asked me when the history of bootleg music began, I would have assumed it arrived with the invention of the cassette tape, something small, …

Animated GIF Movie Posters Bring Iconic Films to Life

Throughout the history of film, there have been some incredible and iconic movie posters that capture the essence of what a production is about. But, what if they could be made even better? Imgur user Ashortername posted two collections of animated GIF posters that bring films to life. The …

Exquisite Matchbox Art Proves Smaller Is Better

Several years ago, U.K.-based web designer Jane McDevitt stumbled upon some intricately illustrated vintage matchboxes on eBay. A few hailed from the Soviet space age, with comic-inspired graphics of astronauts at a Russian space station; others featured fairy-tale scenes of foxes roaming the …

Window dressing @ Yazoka (bij Yazoka)

Window dressing @ Yazoka (bij Yazoka)

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Leip! De Wollef en de seve geitjes legt bij de #frozenfountain #amsterdam #yazoka #sprookje #publishing (bij Amsterdamse Grachten)

Leip! De Wollef en de seve geitjes legt bij de #frozenfountain #amsterdam #yazoka #sprookje #publishing (bij Amsterdamse Grachten)

Old West

Letters Become Patterns — but does it float

Old Faithful: Studio Portraits of Really Old Dogs

Toronto-based photographer Pete Thorne has been shooting a series of studio portraits of dogs. Not just any dogs, though: Thorne is only accepting …