Archive for April, 2008

Lovin’ smashing magazine’s vintage-retro retrospective

Thursday, April 24th, 2008

http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2008/04/21/celebration-of-vintage-and-retro-design/


Neutra’s Palm Springs Landmark

Saturday, April 19th, 2008

love to see this mid-century masterpiece – but here is the next best thing-

http://www.nytimes.com/slideshow/2007/10/30/arts/20071031_KAUFMAN_SLIDESHOW_index.html

Office Recycling with style

Friday, April 18th, 2008

junk or treasure? great re-use of an abandoned auto repair shop- wonderful grungy minimalist space

http://www.nytimes.com/slideshow/2008/02/29/magazine/0302-STYLE_index.html

Gastrotypographicalassemblage

Thursday, April 17th, 2008

- a masterpiece by a design master Lou Dorfsman

http://www.underconsideration.com/speakup/archives/004496.html

http://www.aiga.org/content.cfm/rebuilding-a-legacy-the-gastrotypographicalassemblage

Classic mid-century architecture

Thursday, April 17th, 2008

what a beautiful way to live

http://www.dwell.com/daily/blog/16389696.html

Type and music – wonderful fusion

Wednesday, April 16th, 2008

nice music, great graphics, very cool

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xAuQmJzt_q0

Beautiful Handwriting, Lettering and Calligraphy

Tuesday, April 15th, 2008

wow wow i so love type and smashing mag is such a good resource

http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2008/04/07/beautiful-handwriting-lettering-and-calligraphy/

http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2008/02/25/breathtaking-typographic-posters/

http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2008/01/03/hand-drawing-style-in-modern-web-design/

http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2007/11/19/monday-inspiration-typography-in-motion/


Love the Grafix, don’t care much for most of their politics

Friday, April 11th, 2008

a wonderful collection of political logos since 1960

http://logoblink.com/2008/03/23/usa-polit-logos-2008-1960/

Haven’t seen this in a long time

Thursday, April 10th, 2008

handy useful not guide to mark-ups – helps corrections go faster – Chicago Manual of Style

http://www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/tools_proof.html

‘Old School’ Hot-type Cool

Wednesday, April 9th, 2008

wonder who did this?