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about

• 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.

• Quipsologies uses TypeKit to render P22 Underground, Skolar Web by TypeTogether, and Coquette by Mark Simonson.

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• Search through our archives (starting with Vol. 45 September 2010)

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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.

online

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.

publishing

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.

live events

2010 Brand New Conference / A one-day event on the development of corporate and brand identity projects by some of today’s most active and influential practitioners from around the world.

graphic design

Department of Design / Designing corporate and brand identities and full development of printed and digital matter for clients.

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by doug bartow


“What is Spec Work?”—a simple, well-done animation explaining how speculative work is bad for clients and designers alike.

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06.27.2012

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@nospec

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by armin

The winners of The Dieline Awards 2012 have been posted. Shown: Best in Show for Alternative Organic Wine.

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06.27.2012

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by armin

As part of the country’s gay pride celebrations, Oreo posted this photo on its Facebook page in their support. There are over 36,000 comments, many from really stupid people against it.

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06.27.2012

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by armin

Meet Rachel Hazell, the Travelling Bookbinder.

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06.27.2012

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by armin

Art of the Title, one of the best design websites on the internets, just got better with a fancy redesign.

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06.27.2012

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by doug bartow

Jessica Hische and Russ Maschmeyer’s online wedding invitation is simply stunning.

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06.26.2012

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by doug bartow

Amazing 3D illusion sketchbook drawings done in 2D by Nagai Hideyuki

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06.26.2012

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@stevesilberman

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by armin

Hachette Australia puts their inventory to good use in this promo video.

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06.26.2012

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Lukas Fauset

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by armin

With a collection of 100 postcards featuring famous writers through history, Michael Daye had some fun with a Sharpie, illustrating over all of them. Shown: H.G. Wells.

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06.26.2012

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This stop-motion animation is made of 720 business cards, each with its own laser-etched fram of the movie, on the subject of “void.” A project by Adam Glucksman. Check the link for additional images.

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06.26.2012

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many thanks to our adv @ underconsideration Partners

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