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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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by armin

Gabe Ferreira made a 7-foot wooden sculpture of a smartphone with a mirror for the ultimate meta selfie.

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04.16.2014

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by plamen

The best football (that’s soccer for Americans) design project of the year is strangely not related to the World Cup. The Kampion card game by Sporting Lisbon fan Lourenço Cunha combines the artworks of more than 100 illustrators in 3 decks of unique playing cards. The initial set of designs can be downloaded for free.

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04.15.2014

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by armin

Steve Talkowski created one robot a day for one month for Inktober/Botober.

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04.15.2014

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Design You Trust

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by armin

“Bears on Stairs” by DBLG is a looping video of 50 different 3D-printed bears on stairs, each a frame in the animation. So cool-looking.

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04.15.2014

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Creative Review

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by armin

An interactive data visualization of the representation of female executives on corporate boards based on data from almost 15,000 publicly traded companies. By TWO-N.

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04.15.2014

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by armin

Schadenfreezers: big-bummer popsicle sticks. I’m sure there is social commentary in there. I am mostly hypnotized by the melting animation.

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04.15.2014

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by ricardo cordoba

Each month, the Fonts.com homepage features four new images to showcase new releases and hidden gems. See them all on the site’s Hero Image Archive.

Shown here, top to bottom: images designed by Ryan Arruda (Burlingame), Drew Melton (Trend/Lorde), and James Olstein (ITC Modern).

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04.14.2014

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Selman Design

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by james i bowie

Finland will issue postage stamps featuring the homoerotic drawings of Touko Laaksonen, a.k.a. “Tom of Finland.”

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04.14.2014

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by ricardo cordoba

“The Art of Cover Design,” a behind-the-scenes video from Random House, features interviews with cover designers Christopher Brand, Chip Kidd, Peter Mendelsund, Marysarah Quinn, and Robbin Schiff.

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04.14.2014

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Aerogramme Writers' Studio

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by armin

The Bleak Movies Coloring Book by Todd Spence, with happy endings to boot.

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04.14.2014

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