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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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no.

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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Selman Design

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no.

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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no.

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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Design You Trust

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no.

by armin

Intel’s new proprietary type family designed by Red Peak Branding and Dalton Maag: Intel Clear.

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04.14.2014

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no.

by armin

The Casual Optimist gathers a few book covers that use concentric circles.

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04.14.2014

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no.

by plamen

Time to end all confusingly diverse subway maps - INAT is an easy to read, easy to memorize and easy to use standard developed by French Serbian architect Jug Cerovic. Follow link for all 12 examples.

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04.14.2014

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designboom

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no.

by james i bowie

“Registered: The Landscape as Object” by Giuseppe Licari trademarks the Tuscan countryside.

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04.13.2014

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no.

by armin

A reel of the 3,800 3D-animated birds created by Jordan Blit and LookFX for Noah.

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04.11.2014

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by armin

Check out the various “emoji-nation” projects of nastya nudnik, mixing classical paintings with social media iconography and other computer dialog boxes.

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04.11.2014

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Kottke

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