18.08.17 by Staff

“Happy Breakfast” by Artist Gary Card

“Happy Breakfast” is a psychedelic zine by set designer and artist Gary Card. Filled with colourful and chaotic images that blur the line between cute and creepy, what began as a commission for Japanese magazine Them, has turned into something of an ongoing experiment thanks to London-based publishers Katie Bagley and Ferry Gouw of New World International. See more images below.

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16.08.17 by Jeff

Graphic Designer Spotlight: Bohuy Kim

A selection of work by graphic designer Bohuy Kim, based in Seoul, South Korea. More images below.

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07.08.17 by Staff

A Skateboard Graphic Made From Old Skateboards by Artist Nate Harris

Philadelphia-based artist and illustrator Nate Harris’s unique graphic for Philadelphia’s Spectrum Skateboard Co. involves a series of woodblocks made from cut up bits of old skateboard decks. Check out more images and video by Joseph Amsel below!

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28.07.17 by Jeff

Designer Spotlight: Hansje van Halem

Enjoy the mind-melting type work of Amsterdam-based designer Hansje van Halem. I’ve been staring at these way too long! More images below!

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17.07.17 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Kaye Blegvad

Some recent creations by London-born, Brooklyn-based illustrator and general maker-of-things Kaye Blegvad. Click here for previous posts. See more image below.

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30.06.17 by Staff

These Special Vending Machines Offer Short Stories Instead of Snacks

A series of vending machines have been popping up in public spaces around France. However, rather than offering the usual snacks and sugar-filled drinks, these dispensers print off short stories for people to read while they wait for their flight or dawdling shopping companion. Developed by innovative publishing company, Short Édition, the machines offer a choice of 1, 3 or 5 minute reads, which are then randomly selected from their catalogue. See more images below.

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19.06.17 by Staff

19th-Century Residence Designed by Architect Antoni Gaudí Will Soon Be Open to the Public

Casa Vicens was the first home designed by Catalan architect Antoni Gaudí (best known for the Sagrada Família in Barcelona). Built between 1883 and 1885, the building has been a private residence for most of its 130-year history. However, thanks to MoraBanc, who purchased the building in 2014, the building will soon be open to the public!

For the past two years architects José Antonio Martínez Lapeña and Elías Torres (of Martínez Lapeña-Torres Arquitectes) and David García (of Daw Office) have been working on extensive restorations to help transform Casa Vicens into a cultural centre, “home” to both permanent and rotating exhibitions. See more images of the site below or check it out in person this October!

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15.06.17 by Staff

Photographer KangHee Kim’s “Mirrors” Transformed into Puzzles within Puzzles

A brilliant collaboration between Areaware and VSCO, “Puzzle in Puzzle” uses images from South Korean photographer KangHee Kim’s “Mirrors” series to create custom puzzles that are effectively two-in-one. Designed to highlight the image-within-the-image, they can be completed both separately or together. See more images below!

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