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Many articles have been written explaining how you must design interfaces, graphics and how to deal with clients.

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Kristine Kawakubo presents ideas and information through unconventional book design

Its Nice That

When we first came across the Edinburgh-based graphic designer last year, we were wowed by her unique handmade books. One year on, she continues to challenge our preconceived notions of book design both conceptually and technically. Read more

Lyon Arabic is the new counterpart of a Commercial Type favourite, informed by Naskh and Nastaliq scripts

Its Nice That

When Wael Morcos and Khajag Apelian met while studying graphic design, they quickly realised the importance of developing Arabic fonts.

UN turns to graphic designers to spread information on coronavirus

Design Week

For more information and details on how to enter, head to the website. This all needs concerted, focused action,” explains Johnson, issuing a call to arms for his fellow designers that now is the time to cease business as usual and “prove their worth” by disseminating vital information instead. The post UN turns to graphic designers to spread information on coronavirus appeared first on Design Week.

What obsolete computer punch cards reveal about the history of information design in today's era of unseen data

Creative Boom

While we now see data as something almost metaphysical – based in unseen clouds or faraway, seen-but-not discussed servers, it used to be far more obvious to the naked eye. As designer and publisher Patrick Fry puts it, "Data used to be physical". His new book, Print Punch: Artefacts From The Punch Card Era , drives this point home in beautiful imagery and striking, considered editorial design by exploring the time of the computer punch card. "In

These Viral Visual Explanations Are Spreading Information About COVID-19 Extremely Effectively

Design You Trust

This animation shows how the exponential spread of the virus can be slowed by simple measures such as working at home and not attending barbecues. These amazing illustrations by cartoonist Toby Morris and microbiologist Siouxsie Wiles explaining the importance of social distancing during the coronavirus outbreak have gone viral after they were published by New Zealand webiste The Spinoff. h/t: Source. Inspirations animation coronavirus epidemy facts safety

Interview: Kevin Peterson Shares His Fascination with Graffiti and How Optimism Informs His Paintings

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“Reign,” oil on panel, 30 x 30 inches. All images © Kevin Peterson, shared with permission. Known for his scenes of urban decay, artist Kevin Peterson ( previously ) is profoundly optimistic, a vision he shares in a recent interview with managing editor Grace Ebert.

Inside Information: Cross-Sections of Retro Technology Reveal Historical Moments of Iconic Objects

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As part of an ongoing series titled Inside Information , UK-based design studio Dorothy explores some of the most iconic designs in the areas of film, music, personal computing, and fashion through clever “cutaway” infographics.

Bedow celebrates awkward teenage-hood in smart type designs informed by its 'refined design process'

Creative Boom

Both typefaces are "informed by its refined design process", according to the studio. While many of us turned 15 years-old by necking illicitly procured Blue WKD and being sick on yourself etc., Stockholm-based design studio Bedow took a somewhat smarter approach to reach this milestone by releasing two complementary typefaces. Bedow Head and Bedow Hand were developed in collaboration with Swedish type designers Tor Weibull and Alexander Örn of type foundry Kanon.

Information Visualization – A Brief Introduction

Interaction Design Foundation

Over the last few decades computing and the internet have revolutionized our ability to create, store and retrieve information on a whim. Have you ever thought about how much data flows past each of us in an ordinary day? From the newspaper you read at breakfast, to the e-mails you receive throughout the day, to the bank statements generated whenever you withdraw money or spend it, to the conversations we have, and so on?

Harvest Users’ Information with Forced Registration

Interaction Design Foundation

The second you register with any website, whether it is an online shop or a social platform, they can send you advertisements or even sell your information to other companies. If a company knows you really well, they have more of an opportunity to make money.

30 Gorgeous Examples of Korean Graphic Design

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There’s something absolutely fascinating about the Korean culture. It has taken over the entire world, with Korean pop stars, Korean makeup, Korean fashion, and everything else Korean dominating the scene everywhere you look.

Visual Mapping – The Elements of Information Visualization

Interaction Design Foundation

Information visualization requires mapping data in a visual or occasionally auditory format for the user of the visualization. The curve informs the mind, awakens the imagination, convinces.” This can be challenging because while some data has a spatial relationship built in (for example, temperatures in cities around a country) many data sets don’t have a traditional spatial relationship (for example, salaries within an organization).

Information Overload, Why it Matters and How to Combat It

Interaction Design Foundation

Designers often need to convey information to the users of their designs. Specialists in information visualization design in particular find themselves presenting data over and over again to their users. However, it’s important when developing your designs that you don’t create “information overload” – that is presenting so much data that you leave the user confused and/or unable to make a decision.Author/Copyright holder: Pietro Zanarini.

Playfulness and Imagination Inform the Textured Wooden Sculptures of Artist Efraïm Rodríguez

Colossal

“At line” (2020), linden wood and painted okume board, 115 x 55 x 43 centimeters. All images © Efraïm Rodríguez, shared with permission. From fallen trees, planks, and old furniture, Efraïm Rodríguez carves vivid sculptures that evoke the imaginative and playful daydreams of childhood.

Lumi ID Brings Packaging Details To Consumers, Including Sustainability Information

The Die Line

Want to cram a little more information about a product onto a piece of packaging but don't have space for it? Well, there's an ID for that

4 Visual Ways to Attract New Customers to a Trade Show

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Whether you’re a keynote speaker, an exhibitor, or an attendee, conferences, and trade shows are great places to make new connections and meet potential customers. But standing out in a sea of companies isn’t easy.

User Goals and How They Influence Information Design Decisions

Interaction Design Foundation

As an information designer, your main aim is to help people understand the world better. Your duty as a designer is to translate this data into relevant information for users. If you should fail to, though, the danger of information anxiety will arise. When we’re designing information visualisations, we need to understand how to avoid information anxiety.

Top 15 Brochure Designs for your Business Inspiration

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When starting a business, meeting clients is an important part of the job. The impression we create on their minds about our business is crucial in gaining their trust. Once trust is built a relationship is formed.

Spotlight on Women in Communications

Graphic Design USA

Blog 2020 executive team industry information inspirational quote management organization professional S.I. Women In Communications (WIC) is a professional organization at Syracuse University affiliated with the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications.

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Combating Deep Fakes and Establishing Authenticity

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Communication Design Copyright Illustration News Adobe Aobe MAX copyright management information metadataAdobe's initiative will give graphic artists an additional means of establishing the provenance and ownership of their works.

Follow These 14 Rules to Design a Great Logo

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From McDonald’s Golden Arches to Nike’s swoosh, the world’s largest brands take good care of their logos. For many of us, the iconic logos instantly connect our minds to a product or service without the need to check its name.…

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Expert Tips for Creating on-Brand Logos That Inform and Captivate

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Take a break from information overload with these beautifully minimal websites

Its Nice That

For this month’s Double Click, we’ve gone for clean and simple over complex and busy.

Off the Grid explores how a mixture of cultures informed historical Belgian design

Its Nice That

Sara De Bondt’s exhibition examines an often overlooked design community.

The Heart of the Matter, Information Architecture in the Mobile Age

Interaction Design Foundation

In general terms the way you design information architecture (IA) for the mobile environment is very similar to the way that you design the IA for the desktop. Content is the key ingredient in so many user experiences. So how does it change when it comes to planning a mobile user experience? Should you rewrite your content for each platform or do you need a different strategy to make the most of your content on all platforms?

A Collection of Inspiring Sitemaps and User Flow Maps

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Information Architecture by Kellyn Loehr. Inspiration Information Architecture UX Deliverables Web Design InspirationAll websites should start with a good plan. Focussing on the design process first may be common for smaller sites. For larger sites, when user experience is paramount, creating an initial sitemap or user flow map is an effective way of working out how you want visitors to use and navigate around. UX is key to a successful site.

How to Launch Your Blog or Portfolio in 2020 (3,500+ Word Start to Finish Guide)

Inspiration Feed

The graphic design industry is tough. No matter where you go, you’ll see amazing talent through the work of other designers in the field.

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How To Manage Inspiration Overload

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In fact, the internet is uniting us like never before: it’s giving us all information overload. There are a lot of methods to manage this information and I may have tried them all, so in this post we’ll walk through the options I’ve explored. To get started, it’s worth jotting down what inspires you and the topics you want to stay informed upon. Rather, the solution lies in managing this input of information. The information is constant.

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How to Make an Effective Business Signage in 6 Steps

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Does your business even exist if you don’t have signage? For the vast majority of people and potential clients probably not. Having signage that embodies the philosophy and ideas behind your business is nowadays a must.

14 Photographer Presentation Folders for Your Design Inspiration

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Photographers have a lot of information to share outside of their photos. Whether it’s examples of their work, service menus, or the final images of an event, they should present it in an organized way that best represents their brand.…

10 Tips for a Smart & Attractive Website

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No one’s perfect. No website’s perfect, either. Face it: no matter how comfortable you are in your own skin, you’ve caught yourself gazing longingly at the reflection in the mirror, wondering what it would take to change things for the… Blogging Design 10 better 10 experience 10 improvement 10 tips to improve your english 8 web design basics ????? ????????

Interview: Artist Mohamad Hafez Explores How Multiple Identities Inform His Art and Why He Invests in Education

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All images © Mohamad Hafez, shared with permission. Formerly a corporate architect, New Haven-based artist Mohamad Hafez ( previously ) builds intricate sculptures that evoke his home country of Syria.

We Regret To Inform You That Lace Men’s Shorts Are Here For The Summer

Design You Trust

Sometimes, it seems like the entire purpose of the Internet is for companies to push ludicrous products on an unsuspecting public in the name of “fashion”, and then for sites like ours to make fun of those products. We’re sorry to tell you that this item of men’s fashion now exists. Where to buy this atrocity? You’ll have to go to Hologram City to do that, but we strongly suggest that you don’t. Source. Design fashion men summer weird

30 Fantastic Examples of Cookie Packaging Design

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Food is definitely one of the easiest things to market. As one of the most basic needs of humans, it is something that has the ability to sell itself.

Interior Design: What Makes it So Important?

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The interior design relates not just to the physical appearance of the house but also to how it played a decisive role in its functionality.

What are The Best Vintage Party Dresses to Buy Online?

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Vintage Party collection is available at a reasonable price range for the interested ladies who are searching for the best stuff and to meet with their expectations through proper resources.

What is Creativity?

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When talking about creativity, it has become common to associate it with art, creative writing, and music. Although this idea is partly correct, limiting it to only these three areas is certainly erroneous.

Observing the Overlooked with Joost Stokhof

Ape on the Moon

Information Graphics Linear Illustration Pens and Markers Sketchbooks drawing Joost Stokhof notebooks Observational drawing reportageFor Joost Stokhof , the process for creating his intricate, finely detailed illustrations starts with a keen eye and considered observation. Joost’s work is about creating intrigue through exploring complex scenes and presenting his findings from his unique perspective.

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