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

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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.

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

SFW: Patrick Hall photographs the expression of 100 volunteers as they are being shocked with a taser gun. Why naked? ’Cause it’s funnier.

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08.29.2014

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Design You Trust

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by armin

Sci-fi art from the 1970s. Groovy.

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08.29.2014

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Coudal

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no.

by armin

A very thorough analysis by Nick Keppol of the app icon system in Apple’s newest OS X, Yosemite.

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08.29.2014

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Khoi Vinh

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no.

by doug bartow

A new mobile app named ‘Typendium’ allows you to discover the history behind some of the world’s greatest typefaces with an elegant collection of short essays and illustrations.

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08.28.2014

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@paddyharrington

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no.

by armin

Local Austin favorites, Austin Beerworks and Helms Workshop, team up to create the world’s first 99-pack of beer.

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08.28.2014

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by armin

Beautiful print by Norman Ibarra featuring “the seven historic lighthouses remaining along the Hudson River”.

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08.28.2014

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by quipsologies

Monotype’s Dan Rhatigan discusses Ryman Eco, defined as ‘the world’s most beautiful sustainable font’. It probably is.

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08.28.2014

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Peter Kortleve

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by armin

The Instagram account of London-based &&& Creative is full of ampersand creations.

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08.28.2014

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by armin

Lovely sound and visual play in this spot for headphone manufacturer Master & Dynamic by eyeball and NSG/SWAT. Best experience at 1080p.

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08.27.2014

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by armin

First-world solutions to first-world problems: The lamp-slash-bookmark by Group A Studio. (Snark aside, it’s a clever, beautiful object).

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08.27.2014

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Design You Trust

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