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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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Brand New / Displaying opinions, and focusing solely, on corporate and brand 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.

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by armin

Great background on the gory, sexy, crude movie posters from Ghana painted during the 1980s.

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02.08.2016

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Coudal

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by armin

Wonderful wood toys by Yen Jui-Lin La.

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02.08.2016

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Macho Dominante

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by armin

New Metaphor Books is a new online bookstore with a “curated collection of exceptional rare, out of print, and unusual books on graphic design, art, architecture, fashion, and film.” Some really great stuff in there.

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02.08.2016

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by diane zerr

Finding Your Roots recent episode titled “Visionaries” features Richard Branson and architects Maya Lin and Frank Gehry. The full episode is available online for viewing.

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02.05.2016

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by armin

Amazing: behind the scenes of The Chemical Brothers “Wide Open” music video directed by Dom&Nic and brought to life by The Mill.

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02.05.2016

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Prosthetic Knowledge

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by armin

The 12 cans from Design Brawl are now live. Vote for your very favorite and then for your collective favorite as a team. This is a great, fun exercise, I hope they keep it up for all other major sports finals match-ups.

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02.05.2016

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by armin

Marcos Rodriguez and Zé Felipe selected some of their favorite album covers then sorted by color in a lovely gradient.

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02.05.2016

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Khoi Vinh

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by diane zerr

I’ve been eyeballing this new script by James T. Edmonson, inspired by signage seen in the Mission district of San Francisco.

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02.04.2016

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by armin

This Carolina and Denver graphic design beef has gotten out of hand: Design Brawl will pit a team of 6 from each side to design a lineup of craft beer cans.

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02.04.2016

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by armin

James Connoly paints over old album covers and gives them a new, creepy, and surreal look.

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02.04.2016

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