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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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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.

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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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by armin

Charming architectural print series by Jenny Volvovski of the most typical houses of Chicago.

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09.02.2015

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by armin

Impressive CSS-only animation by Pedro Ivo Hudson.

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09.02.2015

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Jase

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by armin

Reissue by Jesse Reed and Hamish Smyth of the 1975 NASA Graphics Standards Manual. Currently on Kickstarter.

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09.02.2015

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Lauren

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by james i bowie

Slate’s Alan Siegel profiles Brandiose, the kings of minor-league baseball identity design.

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09.01.2015

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Josh Levin

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by plamen

And some more ghost signs, this time from France only.

(Link goes to the Instagram, here’s the Tumblr)

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09.01.2015

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Messy Nessy Chic

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by plamen

Fleur, Coiffure, Liqueur - the beautiful and sometimes quirky shop front typography of (mostly) France, Germany and the US

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09.01.2015

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by ricardo cordoba

Google’s getting a new logo…

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09.01.2015

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by plamen

Romanian architect Ioana Vanc only needs a spoon and some food to create these nice bit(e)s of art.

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09.01.2015

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Design You Trust

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by doug bartow

Wow. Japan scraps Tokyo Olympics logo amid plagiarism controversy. To add insult to injury, the Japanese Olympic Committee said they would hold a design competition for a replacement logo.

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09.01.2015

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by armin

Make it bigger? Probably can’t: Each letter in Paula Scher’s giant typography for the new boardwalk at Rockaway Beach measures between 100 to 150 feet wide and nearly 50 feet high. Being so close to JFK, the type can be read perfectly from airplanes.

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09.01.2015

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