Archive for the ‘Design’ Category

VitraHaus

VitraHaus

The VitraHaus designed by Herzog & de Meuron is now open. Designed to display Vitra’s ‘Home Collection’, products are arranged according to a variety of living and working situations.

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Logorama

Logorama – Oscar nominated animated short from French design house H5.

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Olivetti Valentine S

Olivetti Valentine

Ettore Sottsass’ Olivetti Valentine S in grey rather than the usual poppy red. Looks fantastic!

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Everyone Ever In The World

Everyone Ever

Peter Crnokrak’s ‘Everyone Ever In The World‘ is a visual representation of the number of people to have lived versus been killed in wars, massacres and genocide during the recorded history of humankind. Screen printed using gloss transparent ink on matte jet black plastic, the poster’s available to order from Counter-Objects.

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Cinelli VS Death Spray Custom

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Hand to Mouth – Cinelli’s Ram 2 Carbon handlebars get the Death Spray Custom treatment. Also worth checking out are the Custom Mercian Vigorelli and Figo Vengeance and El Capitane bikes.

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Central School

Central School

Studio8 Design’s new identity for the Central School of Speech and Drama includes a bespoke typeface referencing old neon theatre signs.

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Safe Bike Rack

Safe Bike Rack

The Safe Bike Rack from The Emotion Lab uses the humble padlock as inspiration.

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Observer Redesign

Observer redesign

Sunday saw the redesign and relaunch of The Observer. Reduced down to four sections, most of the changes can be seen in the hefty 56-page News Review and Observer Magazine. There’s some nice typographic and illustrative details but on the whole it comes across as a mish-mash of styles. As Coley Porter Bell suggest, perhaps its days are sadly numbered.

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No Gear T-Shirt

No Gear

No Gear РT-Shirt design by Baster using a photo of Bernard Th̩venet and Eddy Merckx from the 1975 Tour De France. Available from Pristine.

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Wallpaper* Limited Edition Covers

Wallpaper*

Wallpaper* magazine’s limited edition cover archive, 2006 to 2010.

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