Visual Language

EVERYTHING WE’VE LEARNED FROM MAKING 4,000 INFOGRAPHICS

<i>This article originally appeared on Column Five.</i><p>With over 4,000 under our belt, we’ve learned <i>a lot</i> about how to make infographics in our time. (We …

Infographics

Sennheiser Unveils A Confident New Logo That Reflects ‘Continued Forward Motion’

For those of you who value the quality of your audio experiences, Sennheiser should be a familiar and admired brand name—to mark its evolution and …

Identity

Blog: Designing the art and visual language of Ikenfell

Here's an article looking at how I approached to the art and visual design of Ikenfell, complete with screenshots and examples of my process. ...

Game Design

The Art & Visual Language of Ikenfell

Despite being a fairly mediocre artist, I get a lot of comments and compliments on the artwork and visual design in Ikenfell. This makes me <i>very</i> …

Design

The Poetic Visual Language Of Jordie Oetken

Hailing from Louisville, Kentucky, photographer Jordie Oetken incorporates her background in painting and sculpture into her evocative photographic …

Photography

Overwatch Still Isn't Ready To Be A Top Esport

Over the weekend, Blizzard hosted the first round of qualifiers for <i>Overwatch</i>’s Contenders series, aka the minor league to the upcoming <i>Overwatch</i> …

Gaming

Most Buzzed Designs of May 2017

Below you’ll find the most popular designs we’ve tracked over the last 30 days – an overview of designs you shouldn’t have missed in May 2017.What …

Industrial Design

Split to Survive in Embers of Mirrim, Out May 23rd on PS4

Embers of Mirrim began as a simple idea. What if a player had the ability to switch back and forth between classic platforming and twin stick …

Gaming

[Design Story] How Samsung Mobile’s New Visual Language Creates a Unified Experience

Visual language can be interpreted as a social act. It must have traditional elements of communication, as well as an expression of identity. Samsung …

Galaxy S8

Mysterious Instagram Artist Makes Hundreds of Alien Glyphs

The Instagram artist known only as Jonas is making hundreds of vividly colored and slowly evolving serial paintings.<p>When we think of paintings, we don't really picture very long, slowly evolving serialized concepts, but a German artist by the name of Jonas is doing precisely that by making a number …

Artists

Alice Lee

Inclusiveness in illustration<p>WordPress.com: Designing an inclusive illustration brand<p>Quick scenario: You're on your phone, going through the …

Design

Adana Twins: All Night

Contributed by EGYD<i><br>License: All Rights Reserved.</i> <br>EGYD designed the visual identity for Adana Twins’ international event series “All Night” by …

Typography

Have we entered the era of bad graphic design?

The first few months of 2017 have seen albums released from some of the biggest names in pop, rock and hip-hop. While most of these artists will be …

Graphic Design

6 WAYS TO TELL YOUR BRAND STORY IN ANY PIECE OF CONTENT

<i>This article originally appeared on Column Five.</i><p>Content marketing is one of the best ways to tell your brand story. But many marketers are confused …

Branding

A wolf in Ferrari’s clothing

The only thing Ferrari about this concept car is the logo on the front and back!Not many designers exercise the right to say “Hey, let’s just …

Concept Cars

'GNOG' PS4 Review: You'll get lost in its stunningly designed, mini, magical worlds

<i>GNOG</i>is a brand-new puzzle game out for PS4 that's designed to envelop you in its gorgeous, colorful, diorama-like worlds. Each level takes place …

Gaming

Artifice, Artifact: The Landscape of the Constructed Digital Environment

Artifice, Artifact: The Landscape of the Constructed Digital Environment<p>Abstract<p>Abstract:<p>THE AUTHOR DESCRIBES FOUR APPROACHES TO THE CONFIGURATION OF …

Johns Hopkins University

Explore how to analyze data through the customer’s eyes

The rise of communication through visual content has been one of the most phenomenal changes inspired by pervasive access to the Internet and the …

11 ways to create better logos

Making a logo should be a process of reduction (but not always simplicity), underpinned by a clarity of purpose and a conviction in execution.<p>My …

Logo Design

Designers (Mostly) Love HuffPost’s Bold Redesign

The design, with a logo done in collaboration with the creative strategy firm Work-Order, is a grown-up vision of tabloid journalism.<p>The <i>Huffington Post</i> unveiled a bold redesign this week, the first in the publication’s 12-year history. Gone are the skeuomorphic newspaper format, the oddly formal …

Identity

Samsung launches emoji-based Wemogee chat app for people unable to express their thoughts

It should have become clear by now for smartphone and even PC users that emojis are more than a passing fad. They’re here to stay, expand in scope, …

Technology

From efficient to best

<b>Passenger centric mindset</b><p>For several years running, Oslo Gardemoen Airport (OSL) has been awarded the most efficient and punctual airport in Europe. …

Customer Experience

The Importance Of Representing Diversity In Visual Communications

If we look back over the last 20 years, the monumental changes in our society, and subsequently culture, are clear to see. Developments in technology have enabled us to connect with people across the world, expanding our networks and creating a global neighbourhood. Diversity is present in every …

Diversity

Music in Motion: On 'Jazz as Visual Language'

A "jazz studies" scholar looks at jazz as integral to and informed by film and television depictions of the music and its methods.Jazz is, arguably, …

Jazz

Drawing Attention Through Color in Web Design

You're reading Drawing Attention Through Color in Web Design, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on …

Digital Design

Pictograph-based Disaster Communication with Deaf Communities

Interviews with Deaf Communities in Cebu City, Philippines<p>After reaching out to low-literate communities in rural and urban Sri Lanka, we addressed …

Sri Lanka

6 Ways to Tell Your Brand Story In Any Piece of Content

Content marketing is one of the best ways to tell your brand story. But many marketers are confused about what that actually means. Here, we break …

Branding

The Most Exciting Design Systems Are Boring

We’re building another enterprise design system, and we’re super-excited to make it boring.<p>Brad Frost, Dan Mall, and I have just begun helping a big …

UX Design

Job listing: deputy Snapchat editor

Jobs at The EconomistJob listing: deputy Snapchat editor<p>Help shape what The Economist looks and feels like for new audiences<p>Mar 31st 2017<p><b>Deputy</b> …

Snapchat