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• Quipsologies, is a division of UnderConsideration, chronicling the most curious, creative, and notable projects, stories, and events of the graphic design industry on a daily basis.

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Brand New / Displaying opinions, and focusing solely, on corporate and brand identity work.

FPO (For Print Only) / Celebrating the reality that print is not dead by showcasing the most compelling printed projects.

Brand New Classroom / Providing a space for critique and opinions on student identity work.

Speak Up (2002 – 2009) / Discussing, and looking for, what is relevant in, and the relevance of, graphic design. Archives Only.

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Flaunt: Designing effective, compelling and memorable portfolios of creative work / 2010, self-published.

Graphic Design, Referenced: A Visual Guide to the Language, Applications, and History of Graphic Design / 2009, Rockport.

Women of Design: Influence and Inspiration from the Original Trailblazers to the New Groundbreakers / 2008, HOW Books.

The Word It Book: Speak Up Presents a Gallery of Interpreted Words / 2007, HOW Books.

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no.

by james i bowie

BBC Radio looks at the movement to “reclaim” the swastika from its Nazi associations.

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10.24.2014

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Steven Heller

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by armin

Interview with Teddy Blanks, who designed the prop book covers for the indie film, Listen Up Phillip, that span the styles of multiple decades and feature titles full of themselves. You can see the trailer here.

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10.24.2014

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no.

by armin

Quip’d a while ago, the Self-Referential Ampersand by Mark Caneso is back as a t-shirt on Cotton Bureau.

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10.24.2014

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by armin

Cute idea: mirror paper postcards. Currently on Kickstarter.

Link

10.24.2014

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by armin

Aerial Bold, a project to “find earth’s alphabet shapes and make a new font and dataset”. Currently on Kickstarter.

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10.23.2014

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Khoi Vinh

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by armin

Animated GIF to promote “Impossible Magnets”, a series of literal magnets with illustrations of places from pop culture you’ll never visit.

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10.23.2014

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by armin

The build-up by Stephen Coles to explaining this 2013 Halloween costume through a history of the Cheers logo and lettering is excellent. (Somehow I missed this post when it was originally published last year; better late than never).

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10.23.2014

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by armin

Cubic rubber bands! By Tokyo-based nendo.

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10.23.2014

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Colossal

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by armin

Love this animation by Bito for TEDxTianhe.

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10.22.2014

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Fubiz

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by armin

In case you are not getting enough bezier action at work, here is a little bezier challenge game from Method. (Pretty impressive how nice the curves works online).

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10.22.2014

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NOTCOT

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