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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.

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.

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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.

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

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by armin

“Disassembling - A Colouring Book” by Carlos Patino featuring dissected cult characters. Currently on Kickstarter.

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02.21.2017

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by armin

“Validation”, a new unisex fragrance specifically designed for those in the creative, tech, and advertising industries, who are overworked and don’t get the validation they deserve.

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02.21.2017

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by armin

Funky hoop sculptures by Justyna Wolodkiewicz mixing embroidery and polymer clay.

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02.21.2017

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by james i bowie

NPR’s Cecilia Mazanec reports on #FontSunday, the weekly Twitter celebration of typography organized by London’s Design Museum.

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02.19.2017

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by ricardo cordoba

R. Sikoryak has adapted the complete text of Apple’s iTunes “Terms and Conditions” into… a comic book. The comic book features a Steve Jobs-like protagonist, and each page is drawn in the style of a different comic book artist (something Sikoryak is really good at). Insanely great!

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02.17.2017

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by armin

Three Texas-inspired bandanas by design group 828. Even if you are not a Texas aficionado, these are great and appropriate designs to have on sweaty bandanas.

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02.17.2017

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by armin

“69 Valentines” is a tribute to 69 Love Songs, the Magnetic Fields’ sixth album, which is made up of three volumes including 69 tracks. The show at Land Gallery in Portland has a great roster of participating artists, illustrators and designers with an ample variety of styles.

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02.17.2017

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Michael Buchino

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by armin

@pantoneIRL on Instagram matches candy to PMS swatches. This is important work, people.

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02.17.2017

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by plamen

We’ve seen it before with Chinese characters, but the idea translates great into Arabic too. Illustrations of Arabic words as their meanings by Mahmoud Tammam.

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02.17.2017

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by diane zerr

Crushing hard over the lettering work of Luca Barcellona, performed live in this video.

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02.16.2017

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Luca Barcellona

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