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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.

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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

Erotic bookplates (ex libris) from various countries and decades. Although all are illustrations it can get very NSFW.

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01.22.2015

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Coudal

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by armin

Cool, simple deck of cards by Simple Scott as exercise for clients to establish some characteristics about what their brand is and isn’t. Currently on Kickstarter.

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01.22.2015

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by diane zerr

While, it’s no Vivian Maier story, I still find it interesting when discoveries of film are made. This story is of an unknown WWII soldier who photographed 31 rolls of film which were never developed.

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01.21.2015

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Bored Panda

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no.

by armin

Starbucks’ print ad for MLK Jr. Day was pretty damn good.

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01.21.2015

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Mark Kingsley

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by armin

The Redundant Clock by Ji Lee.

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01.21.2015

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by armin

Is your Facebook feed getting too busy and annoying? Go and Like the White Feed page, whose status updates are always white images. (Make sure to read the comments).

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01.21.2015

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no.

by diane zerr

There are no other words (mostly because I’m laughing to the point of tears) for Great Artists’ Mews a fun project by Svetlana Petrova featuring her cat Zarathustra, Photoshopped into fine art images. Welcome to the world of Fat Cat Art.

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01.20.2015

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Mikapoka

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no.

by diane zerr

This image is made up of 411 Hubble images, and takes you through 100 million stars and travels over more than 40,000 light years. Just wait until the very end.

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01.20.2015

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by armin

Matt Vescovo, aka The Stock Photobomber, Photoshops himself unto stock photos.

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01.20.2015

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BuzzFeed

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by armin

Great (small) piece by Erik Spiekermann on why attention to detail is not just the provenance of typeface designers.

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01.20.2015

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