Category Archives: graphics

Safety First: Pentagram Cleverly Absolves ACME in a Design Fiction Starring Wile E. Coyote – Core77. Advertisements

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Hot off the press: newsprint publications – reblog from Creative Review

Hot off the press: newsprint publications: “ There’s been a veritable deluge of newsprint publications coming into CR towers in the last two weeks so thought we’d share a selection with you… First up is the Frieze Projects newspaper. Frieze … Continue reading

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Design By Kico

Design By Kico. The joint business venture between myself and the beautiful and creative Melanie King!

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Typography / Arial and helvetica

Typography / Arial and helvetica. Source: specialops.co.nz via Con on Pinterest

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Neue Haas Grotesk — History – reblog from FontBureau.com

Neue Haas Grotesk — History.   Eduard Hoffmann’s notebook documents the birth and early development of Neue Haas Grotesk and Helvetica. 

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The Art of Hand-Lettering: Simon Ålander

I really admire the folks who go to all the trouble of creating stuff. From scratch. Painstakingly. When there seem to be easier methods available to create a similar effect. Similar, but in no way as satisfyingly distinct as handcrafted … Continue reading

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What should someone appreciate when seeing a logo?

Another interesting article (though very strangely worded) found online, more in tune with my own sentiments – the importance and value of good logo design… (Via Design daily news.) What should someone appreciate when seeing a logo?: Building a brand … Continue reading

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Yahoo! logo and an early Yippies logo – Boing Boing

Found this article on BoingBoing. I thought it interesting… 🙂 Yahoo! logo and an early Yippies logo – Boing Boing: Looking through the huge stack of FOIA-revealed 1960s-vintage FBI documents on the Yippies (The Youth International Party), I spotted this … Continue reading

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infographics: webtrend map 4

this is just stunning… wtm4-final.png 6740×4768 pixels.

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The Rocks, Sydney

Untitled, originally uploaded by lazy_atom. This is a great spot in Sydney, the beginning of The Rocks area, one of the oldest and most atmospheric places in the city. Great food, and even better pubs. Pricey but that’s because it’s … Continue reading

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