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

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

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by doug bartow

The fonts of Star Trek by Yves Peters.

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07.26.2016

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@notasausage

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by diane zerr

Rock the Vote is hosting a large-scale pop-up art exhibition, cultural convening and organizing an event series in Philadelphia during the Democratic National Convention. I’ve been following the art happenings on the streetsdept Instagram account.

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07.26.2016

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StreetsDept

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no.

by armin

This is pretty cool: Raubdruckerin (pirate printer) is a collective of folks that print t-shirts and totes using existing relief designs like manhole covers.

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07.26.2016

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Nice Fucking Graphics

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by armin

Stop motion superstar PES animates 5 classic arcade games in this epic stop motion short.

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07.26.2016

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Kottke

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by armin

Mathieu Tremblin paints over graffiti with more readable text.

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07.26.2016

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by armin

Ambitious alphabet by Khyati Trehan that pays homage to important scientists and inventions, pairing the initial of their last name with a scientific diagram that illustrates the letter and the invention or discovery.

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07.26.2016

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by josh berta

This is at once grotesque and interesting. A team of Australian scientists and creatives have considered a redesign of the human body, optimized to survive traumatic car accidents without injury.

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07.25.2016

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by diane zerr

Zara - an online retailer - has been copying independent artists work and the internet noticed. SO much so, that an Instagram account called shoparttheft has been setup to share the copied work.

There is also a Tumblr page setup where you can submit more from artists and other retailers.

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07.25.2016

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by armin

Beautiful abstract wave illustrations by Mario de Meyer.

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07.25.2016

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Fubiz

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by armin

The Vault of VHS, “Dedicated to the design of retail VHS packaging, for both home & pre-recorded tapes.”

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07.25.2016

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Coudal

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