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about

• 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.

• Quipsologies uses TypeKit to render P22 Underground, Skolar Web by TypeTogether, and Coquette by Mark Simonson.

• Quipsologies is run with Six Apart’s MovableType 4.32-en

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• All comments, ideas and thoughts on Quipsologies are property of their authors; reproduction without the author’s or Quipsologies’s permission is strictly prohibited

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• Search through our archives (starting with Vol. 45 September 2010)

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underconsideration

UnderConsideration is a graphic design enterprise that runs a network of blogs, publishes books, organizes live events, and designs for clients.

online

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.

Word It (2003 – 2010) / Encouraging creative diversity in the community through monthly, one-word challenges. Archives Only.

publishing

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.

live events

2010 Brand New Conference / A one-day event on the development of corporate and brand identity projects by some of today’s most active and influential practitioners from around the world.

graphic design

Department of Design / Designing corporate and brand identities and full development of printed and digital matter for clients.

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no.

by armin

The fifth issue of UC.Quarterly — the first of the second year — is now available. Q1-2014 is 56 pages and features 56 of the most interesting, relevant, and simply fun-to-see projects from across our blogs — Brand New, For Print Only, Art of the Menu, and Quipsologies.

More information, along with subscription and single-issue purchase options at the link.

Additional images of the new issue here.

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04.24.2014

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no.

by armin

In 1985, Andy Warhol did some digital work for (and on) Amiga Computers. A team from Carnegie Mellon University’s Computer Club found the artwork stored in some floppy disks.

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04.24.2014

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no.

by armin

Wheat is Wheat is Wheat, a current exhibit at San Francisco Museum Of Craft and Design, by Peddy Mergui explores comical (yet serious) extensions from world-famous brands.

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04.24.2014

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no.

by armin

One of my all-time fave design firms, Werner Design Werks, has a new site with all their great work. Mrs. Meyer’s fans unite!

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04.24.2014

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no.

by armin

“Polylumpious Tetraflacidontics” a series of paintings on mylar by Ester Partegàs that comment on the warped ingredients of certain products.

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04.23.2014

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PICDIT

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Adam

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no.

by armin

Enjoying this, A) for the skill of building the equivalent of a gingerbread house with burrito ingredients, and B) because an avocado smashes it. Dunno, just something pleasing about it.

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04.23.2014

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no.

by armin

Great mini documentary on the sign painters of Dublin.

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04.23.2014

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Justin Barber

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no.

by armin

Individually, these are kind of whack but, as a whole, they are pretty awesome: Mad Props, a curated collection (by Josh Covarrubias of Tourists) of “extraordinary still lifes using seamless backgrounds and ordinary objects.”

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04.23.2014

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no.

by plamen

Game of Thrones characters get the 90s/80s treatment by Mike Wrobel.

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04.22.2014

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Flavorwire

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no.

by doug bartow

Fascinating: The Design Flaw That Almost Wiped Out an NYC Skyscraper

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04.22.2014

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@alexisohanian

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