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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

Great, short piece by Dress Code on Emory Douglas, “Revolutionary Artist and Minister of Culture for the Black Panther Party”.

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05.26.2015

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by armin

Flasks made out of vintage Nintendo cartridges and parody game names.

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05.26.2015

via

Incredible Things

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by armin

Eric Rieger drenched this abandoned pool on New York’s Roosevelt Island with 145 gallons of very nicely gradated paint.

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05.26.2015

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by armin

Super Mario World’s Dinosaur Land illustrated by Alex Griendling and laser-engraved on wood by Neutral Ground.

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05.26.2015

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Coudal

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by john custer

A deleted Redditor created a powerful Coke poster in response to their sponsorship and the working conditions in Qatar, the controversially site of the 2022 World Cup, which has sparked a small series of home made editorial illustrations including other sponsors such as Adidas and Visa.

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05.23.2015

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by ricardo cordoba

Jacob Jensen, the Danish industrial designer who created groundbreaking work for electronics firm Bang & Olufsen, has passed away at 89.

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05.22.2015

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by armin

Currently on Kickstarter: “A facsimile edition of an unpublished masterpiece of calligraphy and painting by Hermann Zapf.” At least watch the first 30 seconds to see perfectly hand-drawn blackletter at 8pt size. Project headed by Jerry Kelly.

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05.22.2015

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by armin

49 animation students University of Newcastle were each given 52 frames of Taylor Swift’s Shake it Off video and, together, they produced 2,767 frames of hand-drawn rotoscoping animation that makes the video look all kinds of wrong.

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05.22.2015

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Nicolina Brown

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by armin

Nice feature on the talented and thoughtful illustrator Ben Weeks.

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05.22.2015

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by josh berta

Tennessee has a new logo. Shocking news about its price tag: $46,000. I wish I could laugh, but this age-old “news” story never fails to be depressing.

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05.21.2015

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reddit

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