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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.

Word It (2003 – 2010) / Encouraging creative diversity in the community through monthly, one-word challenges. 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

The League Extraordinaire brings together illustrators to create limited edition, traditional, knitted football scarves.

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01.10.2017

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by ricardo cordoba

National Geographic Infographics collects, in its 480 pages (including five fold-outs), the magazine’s best infographics from the past 128 years. Jason Kottke posted some other spreads from the book here.

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kottke.org

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by armin

Dogs photographed from below.

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01.09.2017

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by armin

Rańćunari, a computer magazine of the former Yugoslavia that ran between 1984 through the late 1990s, regularly used sexy ladies on their covers. And by “regularly” it seems like it was always.

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01.09.2017

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Design You Trust

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by plamen

Geoffroy Mottart adds colour to public busts in Belgium with blossoming beards and hairstyles.

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01.09.2017

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designboom

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by james i bowie

To emphasize its “ongoing push for diversity, acceptance, inclusion and equal opportunity,” IBM has introduced a rainbow version of its logo.

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01.06.2017

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by ricardo cordoba

An interview with book cover designer Janet Hansen.

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01.06.2017

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by armin

Roger van den Bergh proposes a revised New York City subway map that is “station-dominant rather than line-dominant” and has 60-degree angles instead of Vignelli’s 45-degree angles. The amount of black dots is a little overwhelming.

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01.06.2017

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by diane zerr

Legalization is creating a whole new industry for design, enter designer smoking accessories.

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01.06.2017

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by diane zerr

As someone who likes both The Weeknd and Stranger Things, I can appreciate this mashup.

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01.06.2017

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The Awesomer

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