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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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by armin

Who wore it best: Kim Kardashian (NSFW) or Ursula? Parody by Olga Andriyenko.

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11.19.2014

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Incredible Things

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by armin

Design for People, a book by Scott Stowell about “how design brings people together” as told through case studies from his work, colleague contributions, and other stuff.

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11.19.2014

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by armin

Very cute set of animal blocks by Studio Dunn.

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11.19.2014

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by plamen

Beyond the Wall: Art and artifacts from the GDR reveals life behind the Iron Curtain with images of more than 2500 everyday design items from the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s. Just browsing the preview gallery is awesome.

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11.19.2014

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3D animation has finally reached sports mascots with the UEFA Euro 2016 (identity reviewed on Brand New last year) one revealed yesterday. Follow the link to vote for the name and/or download a coloring book.

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11.19.2014

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Design Tagebuch

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by plamen

The attempt to rebrand Sagami area in Kanagawa prefecture as Robot Town can actually be pretty fun. Like letting Astro Boy direct traffic.

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11.19.2014

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by plamen

Let’s play in the streets - more than 500 video games from early 1950’s ventures to modern blockbusters, grouped in streets and theme districts, plus the compulsory tube map in this print by Dorothy.

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11.19.2014

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Frizzifrizzi

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by armin

A few superheroes (and some Star Wars characters) in renaissance garb. This is not Photoshop but actual costumes created by Sacha Goldberger over the course of a year.

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11.18.2014

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The internet! Explained via VHS in 1995. Plus dozens of other VHS intros to the subject at the link.

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11.18.2014

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Kottke

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Introducing Poof, the first disappearing app: Download it today, forget it tomorrow. Fun spoof by Moonbase.

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11.18.2014

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