Archive for March, 2008

Takenobu Igarashi

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Takenobu Igarashi

Like many influential creatives of the past and present, I find Takenobu Igarashi's use of three-dimensional type & geometry to be a serious influence in my growth as a designer [...]

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March 27, 2008

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Design, Inspiration, Layout

Early mornings with Organ-O-Rounge

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Early mornings with Organ-O-Rounge

It's 2005. I had just caught the end of summer with a week to spare. Luckily my flight wasn't delayed too long. As soon as I landed, I could already feel the change in climate. The humidity was definitely a relief for my allergies. Toyo & Yuri we [...]

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March 26, 2008

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Curated, Music, Travel

Centro de ensayos no destructivos

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Centro de ensayos no destructivos

Centro De Ensayos No Destructivos from the 1985 /86 Graphis Annual. The design was produced by Rubên Fontana, and was the cover of a brochure for a non-destructive test center. The treatment is very minimal, and simultaneously abstract [...]

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March 25, 2008

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Michael

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Design, Illustrations, Print

Not a Celle-out with the Celle chair

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Not a Celle-out with the Celle chair

After browsing through Design Within Reach, I came upon the Celle Chair (pronounced cella) designed by Jerome Caruso for Herman Miller. Made from 33% recycled content and 99% recyclable, this product immediately caught my eye.

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March 25, 2008

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Christy

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One foot under

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One foot under

First off let me say, this record is a MUST HAVE in any music library. Secondly, if you don't know who Charles Atlas is, then you're doing something incredibly wrong [...]

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March 24, 2008

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Michael

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Curated, Music, Reviews

Zeniya Gift Package Design

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Zeniya Gift Package Design

Found this piece while digging through our copy of Graphis Annual 85 / 86. Designed by Yasuo Itou of the Tac Co. Agency; This package was designed for the Japanese gift company, Zeniya. [...]

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March 22, 2008

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Michael

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Design, Package Design, Typography

Coffee, Breakfast, and Autechre

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Coffee, Breakfast, and Autechre

Mornings at the Colorcubic office tend to involve Gusto Crema blend coffee from Cafe Umbria, a bagel with cream cheese and tomato, and Autechre; an interesting blend of circuit bending, good production and eclectic beats.

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March 21, 2008

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Michael

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Design, Music, Reviews

Nueva Forma print motif

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Nueva Forma print motif

We finished a print motif for Nueva Forma - música internacional, an audio / visual music label of Colorcubic. You can purchase this print at shopnuevaforma.com.

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March 20, 2008

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Branding, Design, Print