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Coca-Cola Red: Our Second Secret Formula

There is no Pantone color for Coca-Cola red, but when you see it, you know it. So how did red become so synonymous with Coca-Cola?<p>“It goes all the …

Coca-Cola

Typographers collaborate between Brisbane and Glasgow on Lettering meets Letterpress project

Craig Black and Nicole Arnett Phillips have collaborated on a new type project that combines letterpress printing and hand-drawn lettering. Craig, a …

Typography

Very slick, very Swiss graphic design from Supero

Supero by name, super by nature, this graphic design studio has an idyllic-sounding existence from its homes between La Chaux-de-Fonds, on the Jura …

Graphic Design

Unit Editions' superb volume of Herb Lubalin's typography

<i>A new tome from Unit Editions looks at the typographic work of Herb Lublin; a man who was either hugely modest or a massive fibber, claiming that his</i> …

Typography

“Yet another rubbish campaign” by KesselsKramer makes it really hard to throw away trash

Remember those rubbish bins that looked like happy frogs, to entice children to have fun feeding it with their trash? Well, KesselsKramer has tried …

Posters

Cartography Comparison: Google Maps & Apple Maps

Google Maps

Codeluxe creates a powerful identity for Topography of Terror

It’s surely not the easiest of tasks designing for an exhibition about the Nazi regime’s terror. But Berlin-based agency Codeluxe has done something …

Bold, minimal-leaning graphic design from hot new studio Vrints-Kolsteren

After four years at prestigious Dutch agency Studio Dumbar, Vincent Vrints decided to branch out, pair up with Naomi Kolsteren and form identity, …

Erik Kessels: “There are no wrong turns anymore… which is where the interesting things happen”

Erik Kessels thinks failure is a good thing. So much so, that he has written a new book on the subject, <i>Failed It</i> that askes the question why we are …

Alan Kitching, Pentagram, Build and more create TfL posters celebrating Johnston Sans

Transport for London is celebrating the 100th anniversary of its Johnston font with poster commissions from 11 designers and agencies including Alan …

Weird 80s font convergence

Just learned/realized that the old logos for Reebok, Apple, and Trapper Keeper all use the same typeface, Motter Tektura.<p>(via @pieratt)<p>More …

Typography

Ad-busting, Bowie and controversial typefaces: a look at Jonathan Barnbrook's graphic design activism

One significant commission for Barnbrook was designing and art directing two issues of <i>Adbusters</i>, a Vancouver-based not-for-profit publication that …

ManvsMachine explores the infinite possibilities of Nike Flyknit with new identity and film

Produced for Nike’s 2016 innovation summit, London-based ManvsMachine’s 80-second film explores the possibilities that the sports technology offers …

Sean Malto Skateboard Documentary Shot on iPhone – MacStories

Club MacStories offers exclusive access to <b>extra MacStories content</b>, delivered every week; it's also a way to support us directly.<p>Club MacStories will help you discover the best apps for your devices and get the most out of your iPhone, iPad, and Mac. Plus, it's made in Italy.<p>Starting at $5/month, …

Apps

Beautiful new photographic collages provide “a way of understanding people, and myself”

It’s not easy meeting people in a big city like London, but artist and photographer Anthony Gerace found an innovative solution that played to his …

ManvsMachine reveals its "conceptual" campaign for Nike Air Max Day

As sneaker nuts or anyone that’s ever boasted a bubble in their shoe knows, the end of March marks a special day: yes, it’s Nike Air Max Day.<p>Each …

Chris Lee’s street photography is full of beautifully observed moments

There are a few key elements that go into a photograph for London-based Chris Lee: “Body language, fashion, spacial awareness and various …

When the Machine Made Art – Grant Taylor traces the origins of computational creativity

CAN interviews Grant D. Taylor, author of the 2014 book "When the Computer Made Art: The Troubled History of Computer Art," on the past, present and …

Creativity

A beautiful book embodying Frank Gehry’s radical design for the Fondation Louis Vuitton

When the Fondation Louis Vuitton was unveiled in 2014 in the Bois de Boulogne in Paris, after a decade in the making and an as yet still unknown …

Bare-bones design straight out of Barcelona

Barcelona-based graphic designer and art director Noelia Felip runs her design studio No.9 with a scrupulous attention to detail. Working mostly with …

ECAL Graphic Design celebrated in gorgeous new book

It would be more newsworthy if work from ECAL wasn’t brilliant, but here we go anyway, celebrating yet more superb work to emerge from the …

Graphic Design

Pitchfork redesigns website and introduces new logotype

Music website Pitchfork has launched its newly designed website that overhauls the previous iteration that appeared in Autumn 2011. Alongside the new …

AnOther Mag releases hologram cover featuring Karl Lagerfeld for its 15th anniversary

To celebrate the 15th anniversary of <i>AnOther Magazine</i>, the publication has created 1000 hand-crafted limited edition issues with a 3D hologram cover …

Karl Lagerfeld

London-based studio The Clearing creates new identity for Ascot racecourse

The Clearing has created a new visual identity for British racecourse Ascot. The new system aims to create one cohesive brand to celebrate the luxury …

Minimalist record sleeves by Belgian graphic designer Jelle Martens

Belgian graphic designer Jelle Martens’ latest work demonstrates a clear stylistic progression from work previously featured on It’s Nice That. …

Graphic Means (Official Trailer)

Making 3D animations into 2D gender neutral designs

Visual artist Anny Wang, last seen creating hypnotic animations with Tim Söderström, has collaborated with new creative agency and online retailer We …

Brutal, bright and brilliant Amsterdam festival promo from Studio Crême

If, like us, you dig early net art, electronic music and retina-searing visuals, we reckon you’ll be into Jack Featherstone’s new film promo for …

Estonian design agency AKU creates versatile design identity for new banking service Pocopay

Estonian design agency AKU has designed a versatile brand identity for new banking app Pocopay. Aiming to revolutionise the way users handle their …

Bleed creates Tetris-inspired identity for architects Romlab

While those years of toil and study might not suggest it, being an architect is a lot like playing Tetris. The building blocks, the stacking, the …

Graphic Design