Quite a bevy of things in this edition of Quipsologies.
Dorkbot-NYC’s next event is Wednesday, September 7 at Postmasters Gallery in New York City. The self-generating tornado looks promising.
Time for the style update: New iPod nano.
Is there a difference between Graphic Design and Grafix Dezign? You bet there is, Rusty explains.
“Safe: Design Takes On Risk” an upcoming exhibition, curated by Paola Antonelli, at the MoMA, asks the thorny question “Could more have been done?”. And those involved —
Rob Rogers, Gregg Pasquarelli, Sulan Kolatan, Stefan Sagmeister, Michael Rakowitz, Masamichi Udagawa and Tobias Wong — answer other questions.
Vítor Quelhas of Porto, Portugal points us to his research project about dynamic typography: dinTypo.
Two items noticed on I.D. magazine’s Sept./Oct. issue on newsstands now:
1. The ad for AIGA’s National Conference in Boston reads, “AIGA offers a multi-dimensional and provocative conference to explore ‘Design’ with a capital D….” It is unfortunate that the capital D — or the BO for STON — didn’t make it through prepress.