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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

The latest paper quilling pieces by Lisa Nilsson are stunning.

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04.27.2016

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Colossal

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no.

by armin

Seymour Chwast comes to Kickstarter with his book Seymour Chwast at War with War: An Illustrated Timeline of 5000 Years of Conquests, Invasions, and Terrorist Attacks.. Looks… killer.

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04.27.2016

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no.

by diane zerr

The bizarre history of an unlikely mascot, the Billiken.

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04.26.2016

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no.

by plamen

So Bulgaria is making yet another attempt to update its tourism logo. Here are the 7 finalists (link in Bulgarian only, insider stuff, you know)

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04.26.2016

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no.

by armin

New Yorker Philip Coppola has been sketching the lettering and other decorative details of almost all of New York’s subway stations since 1978. He thinks he’ll be done by 2040.

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04.26.2016

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no.

by armin

Handmade “Z” by Dr. Zamenhof with handmade sleeping sheep.

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04.26.2016

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NOTCOT

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no.

by armin

Great post from the design team at Ryanair on redesigning their boarding pass. (Especially after so many cool-but-clientless boarding pass redesigns.)

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04.26.2016

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no.

by plamen

Nice piece of Cold War era nostalgia (or horror) - iconic Soviet vehicles GIFs

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04.26.2016

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no.

by doug bartow

Color Lisa: color palette masterpieces from the world’s greatest artists in hex codes.

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04.25.2016

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@alessio_joseph

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no.

by diane zerr

Cartoon characters inserted into real life scenes.

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04.25.2016

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