Christoph Niemann

Today’s Best iOS & Mac App Deals: Simpler Pro, Dogfight Elite, more

In today’s best iOS and Mac app/game deals we are seeing notable price drops on Simpler Pro, Nighty Night Circus, Mystery of Blackthorn Castle, Dogfight Elite and more. You’ll find a complete list of today’s absolute best apps curated by hand down below:<p>Today’s Best iOS App Deals:<p><b>iOS</b> …

Gear & Gadgets

25 apologies, young Elvis fans and the Edinburgh music scene: it’s November Things!

It’s officially December which means here at It’s Nice That we’re all tucking into our advent calendars and listening to Mariah Carey on repeat. The …

Artist Shantell Martin: Follow the Pen

Inventor Hahna Alexander spent years developing an idea that people said they really liked: Shoes that generate power as you walk, making it possible …

The Website Giving Rejected New Yorker Covers a Second Chance

Cover pitch by Michael Marsicano. Courtesy of the artist.Cover pitch by Jack Dylan. Courtesy the artist.Most illustrators agree: Landing a <i>New Yorker</i> …

Journalism

Why Tiffany is selling a $1,000 'tin' can

Tiffany is hoping its glittery new $1,000 "tin" can will help catch the eyes of Millennial shoppers.<p>Or maybe it will be a $9,000 spool of yarn that does it. Or a $10,000 bird's nest or $425 protractor. All in sterling silver, of course.<p>The iconic jeweler recently announced a new luxury home and …

Feature | Back into battle

It stares out from the bookshelves: a many-tentacled gas mask with the massive word ‘Empire’ looming behind it. Turn over the book and the mask is a …

Graphic Design

Perfect Christmas gift? For £945 this Tiffany & Co tin can could be yours

If you’re looking to pimp up your home or start Christmas shopping early – and have a spare few thousand pounds to burn – then Tiffany & Co. might …

Tiffany & Co

21 Instagram Feeds Designers Love That Can Spark Ideas for Anyone

Use Instagram to have your finger on the visual pulse of the design world.<p>Instagram is today's way of having your finger on the visual pulse of the design world, across art, architecture, fashion, graphic, and product. A few weeks ago I posted our favorite design websites. Now, our list of favorite …

Stefan Sagmeister

combining humor and political satire, SVA gallery presents the works of christoph niemann

the artist is best known for his ability to communicate with bits of humor and overall cleverness.The post combining humor and political satire, SVA …

Art

Laugh Worthy: The Economy Experience, In Artistic Sketches...

<b>“I don’t mind that the baby is crying, I’m just looking enviously at her bassinet”</b><p>No matter what seat you end up in, flying economy is an …

Illustration

Remembering 61 Years of The Village Voice

[Call for Entries: The Logo Design Awards]On September 21, 2017, <i>The Village Voice</i>, a weekly New York City institution, published its final print …

Graphic Design

Christoph Niemann retrospective in New York – in pictures

The prolific illustrator creates witty and thought-provoking images with inventive designs that capture the essence of everyday life. An exhibition at the SVA Chelsea Gallery in New York brings together the magazine covers, digital works and animations that have secured his place as one of the most …

Photography

Editors’ Picks: 11 Things to See in New York This Week

Events and Parties<p>Here's what's happening.<p>,<p><i>Each week, we search New York City for the most exciting, and thought-provoking, shows, screenings, and</i> …

Art

2017 Oldenburg Autumn Elite Auction in Vechta: You Know What You Get

Brad Pitt (by Bretton Woods x Don Cardinale x Rohdiamant)<p>The 31 first class dressage horses in the 2017 Oldenburg Autumn Elite Auction on Saturday 30 …

Dressage

Under the Kosciuszko Bridge

It makes sense to replace something that has outlived its usefulness with a newer, more efficient version of itself.<p>Any day now, maybe, the last sections of the Kosciuszko Bridge will be blown up, and the original bridge will be no more. The bridge connects Queens and Brooklyn, spanning Newtown …

Culture

5 World-Class Creatives Celebrate Good Design

Today is the day that the HOW International Design Awards closes for the year. Not long after, winners from around the world across a multitude of …

Graphic Design

Lego New York

From J.R. Schmidt, a rendering of New York City in Lego. Prints are available. Be sure to check out his other work as well…cool stuff.See also …

Design Matters to 'OG Podcaster' Debbie Millman

On this episode of Fast Forward, Millman discusses her design philosophy, the evolution of podcasting, and why one particular Instagram trend makes …

Inspiration

30 of the best Android games for kids between the ages of 2-8

Article Contents<p>1 Daniel Tiger for Parents<br>• 2 Pet Bingo by Duck Duck Moose<br>• 3 Llama Spit Spit<br>• 4 Toca Kitchen 2<br>• 5 PJ Masks: Moonlight Heroes<br>• 6 LEGO® Creator …

Kids

How to draw a floating / levitating cube

Amaze friends and family with your version of this anamorphic optical illusion: a floating/levitating cube. Though it may take some practice to get …

‘Talking Pictures: Camera-Phone Conversations Between Artists’ Review: Photography in the Age of the iPhone

At the Met Fifth Avenue, curators try to make sense of the hydra-headed world of mobile-phone art.<p>New York<p>Photography in the era of camera phones has flummoxed museums and galleries. Thousands of images are posted every second on social media, idiosyncratic records of things and events never seen …

Opinion

What happens when artists have camera-phone ‘conversations’?

NEW YORK — So when Mia Fineman, associate photography curator at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, contacted the participants in “Talking Pictures: …

Boston

A Conversation About “Conversations”

<i>Design speaks to each of us in a universal language. Enter your best work into the International Design Awards today.</i>In a very small, hot, crowded …

Graphic Design

You Want Your Team to Think More Creatively? Have Them Watch One of These Films

Here is my list of films guaranteed to get your creative juices flowing.<p>You've probably been in this situation. You need to get a group of people, your team or a group of customers, to think creatively. Perhaps you're going to brainstorm solutions to a problem or do a co-creation session. Everyone …

Design Thinking

Things We Slacked

Natalie: Does Chance the Rapper want to be my boyfriend?<p>Brittany: Little moments of love.<p>Carie: In case you’re like me and staying in NYC this summer…<p>…

An Exhibition Worth Thousands of Words

One of the savviest, wisest, most revealing museum exhibitions of the summer may not have much actual art in it. But it circles the subject relentlessly like a satellite around a planet, wobbling in and out of art’s force field. We’re along for the ride, courtesy of a series of often riveting, …

The Arts

Christoph Niemann and Nicholas Blechman publish their visual conversations

Illustrator Christoph Niemann and creative director of <i>The New Yorker</i> Nicholas Blechman have published <i>Conversations</i>, a six-month project which saw the …

Illustration

The Met's latest exhibit puts oversharing on a pedestal

The rules were simple: For five months, 12 pairs of artists participating in the Metropolitan Museum's <i>Talking Pictures: Camera-Phone Conversations Between Artists</i> exhibit had to use their phones to take and share photos or videos with each other. Texts or captions were not allowed.<p>Gallery: Talking …

Art

The iPhone Celebrates Its 10th Birthday with Metropolitan Museum of Art Show

On View<p>All works in the exhibition were made from using the world-changing device.<p>,<p>Just in time for the 10th anniversary of the iPhone, New York’s …

Art

Conversations

Art