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Take a trip down memory lane and (re)discover the history of grids — from ancient Egypt to modern web design.
The production company A24 has garnered a massive 25 Academy Award nominations for its films since its conception in 2012. Now making its first foray in publishing, Actual Source was given the task of translating some of A24's best-loved films into print.
Described as “the thinking woman’s magazine”, _Nova_ tackled urgent sociopolitical issues including abortion, racism, gay rights and the pill and featured photography by, among others, Don McCullin and Diane Arbus.
The São Paolo and Berlin-based studio, run by Gabriel Finotti, worked with Bloco Studio to create a simple and identity which references modernist Brazilian design and which uses technology to create generative compositions.
In a new book, Markus Lange delves into the life and work of German graphic designer Karl-Heinz Drescher. For almost 40 years, Drescher was the in-house graphic designer for the Berliner Ensemble theatre in East Germany and the book celebrates his ongoing dedication to type-based design, even in a harsh political climate.
A Practice for Everyday Life has developed the identity for the American Hardwood Export Council’s London Design Festival project _Legacy,_ – which invites the heads of cultural institutions from London to commission new furniture for the organisation.
Telling font styles apart was one of the hardest things to do when I started working as a designer. Being self-taught, the only major difference I could see was that a font was either a serif or a sans-serif. But the more I explored, the more I realised how vast the universe of font styles actually is.
There’s a whole science in the meanings of different colors. As an entrepreneur or designer, it’s essential to be aware of these color meanings and choose your colors wisely to help you achieve the results you are looking for.
Los Angeles-based painter Nick McPhail creates illustrative, layered paintings that feature landscapes and architectural elements, using a colour palette of cool pastel and bright neon tones in combination with Renaissance layering techniques.