Paula Scher: Public Theater


As long as I’ve been practicing design, I have been most obsessed with the connection between the work I create and its public. The post Paula Scher: Public Theater appeared first on Shillington Design Blog.

Disaster Capitalism: The Provocative Public Art of Prague’s David ?erný

Azure Magazine

erný’s public installations proliferated across the Czech capital. That year, Czechia held the rotating presidency of the Council of the European Union, with the country invited to mark the occasion by installing a public art piece in Brussels. ?erný Curiosity Public Art

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Engaging Public Discourse on Climate Change Through Photography

Feature Shoot

While issues of climate change and extinction are finally being rightfully centered in public discourse, for many the issues remain abstract because they cannot picture the impact in real time.

Shanghai studio JWDK creates posters to help fight against coronavirus, inspired by vintage Chinese public health notices

Creative Boom

Shanghai brand design studio JWDK has launched a series of illustrated posters to help in the fight against coronavirus in China, inspired by vintage Chinese public health notices from the 1950s.

Shanghai Studio Creates Posters To Help Fight Against Coronavirus, Inspired By Vintage Chinese Public Health Notices

Design You Trust

Shanghai brand design studio JWDK has launched a series of illustrated posters to help in the fight against coronavirus in China, inspired by vintage Chinese public health notices from the 1950s.

Booooooom x Capture Photography Festival: Public Art Open Call


Photo Capture Photography Festival open call photographers photography

Vintage NASA Space Publications Various Manual & Report Cover Designs

The Logo Smith

The post Vintage NASA Space Publications Various Manual & Report Cover Designs appeared first on The Logo Smith.

Booooooom x Capture Photography Festival: Public Art Artist Chosen


Photo Angela Blažanovi? capture festival photographer photography vancouver

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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Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go! Brilliant 1980s Pop & Rock Music Publicity Photos

Design You Trust

Can you remember the bands and solo pop and rock music acts in the publicity stills below? Better yet, can you hum one of their hits? h/t: Source. Photography 1980s music press retro

Extraordinary Publicity Photos Of Sue Lyon As Stanley Kubrick’s Iconic ‘Lolita’, Photographed By Bert Stern

Design You Trust

One of the most iconic images in modern photography comes from the movie poster for Stanley Kubrick’s film adaption of Vladimir Nabokov’s controversial book Lolita. The young actress who embodied this mythical nymphet was Sue Lyon.

Public Finance Magazine Cover

Chris Dunn Illustration/Fine Art

Art Chris Dunn Illustration Cover Digital In The Pipe Line Leaks Magazine Photoshop Pipes Public Finance MagazineA blast from the not so distant past. I was given the a brief to create the phrase 'In The Pipeline' (the question mark was added later on) using about 5 stock images of pipes.

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National Public Radio posters

Communication Arts

The typographically experimental posters for NPR reveals this famed radio station’s statistics in a contemporary way. Article

A zine library opens in Hamburg to give visitors access to global DIY publications

Its Nice That

The newly launched Hamburg gallery Raum für Illustration has collected more than 150 zines from 25 countries, showing the breadth of talent in self-publishing. Read more

Moholy-Nagy and the New Typography: a comprehensive publication finally released

Type room

Bauhaus , book , publication , The New Typography , László Moholy-Nagy , Martin-Gropius-Bau , Berlin. For the first time, this comprehensive publication showcases Moholy-Nagy’s wall charts which have recently been rediscovered in Berlin’s Kunstbibliothek.

Aint–Bad Magazine: Issue No.14 and Book Prize


Photo aint-bad photographers photography publication

Paris Musées Releases 100,000 Images of Artworks for Unrestricted Public Use


This week the Paris Musées added 100,000 digital copies of its artworks to the public domain, making them free and unrestricted for the public to download and use.

20 public speaking tips even the experts use


But if you’re like most people, you probably need to amend that statement to “there’s nothing to fear but fear itself…and public speaking.”. There are ways you can get more comfortable with public speaking—and breeze through your next speech without the sweaty palms.

Edelman Trust Barometer marks 20 years with publication designed by S-T

Design Week

Global communications organisation Edelman has published a new publication, 20 Years of Trust, to mark two decades of its Trust Barometer survey. Each year, the survey tracks public trust across four societal institutions: the government, business, the media and NGOs.

Designers mobilise public to vote on climate change

Design Week

The post Designers mobilise public to vote on climate change appeared first on Design Week Creative community Glug has partnered with activist movement It’s Our Time to create a poster database in an attempt to encourage voting on climate change.

New Japanese Capsule Toy Series Is An All Star Team Of Public Drunks

Design You Trust

Japanese capsule toy brand Tama-Kyu is introducing a line of figures covering a genre we didn’t know we needed: public drunks!

Noted: New Logo and Identity for Slovak Public Defender of Rights by Andrej & Andrej

Under Consideration / Brand

The new logo uses exclamation points — a lot of them — as a way to highlight the mission of the organization which is to give a voice to the public when faced with issues from different government authorities. “¡Yo!”.

How Happy City Lab is spreading joy through public art

Creative Review

The post How Happy City Lab is spreading joy through public art appeared first on Creative Review. The Swiss art collective is on a mission to promote social interaction in urban spaces.

Hostile design is still a problem in our public spaces – here’s why

Design Week

Back in 2012, the London Borough of Camden turned international heads with its newly commissioned public benches. Put simply, hostile designs are intentionally created to restrict behaviours in urban spaces in order to maintain public order.

Taschen’s new publication traces the exquisite history of Japanese woodblock printing

Its Nice That

Presenting 200 Japanese woodblock prints created between 1680-1938 – ordered chronologically to trace its development with impact – the mammoth 600-page book features 17 fold-outs, seven chapters and 89 artists, ranging from the world-renowned to the smaller and perhaps unfamiliar. Read more

Melek Zertal’s latest publication looks at the “in between scenes” of an X-Files investigation

Its Nice That

Sleepless follows Dana Scully through the more mundane parts of the day that you wouldn’t normally see.

Giant Seesaws Transform New York City’s Garment District into Light-Filled Urban Playground


Designed by Lateral Office and CS Design , Impulse encourages people to come together in a “public space all year round, both summer and winter months, by engaging ideas of urban play,” the creators said in a statement. Design installation interactive light music public art

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Impasto-Style Brushstrokes Hover Mid-Air in Illustrative Murals by Sean Yoro


Art impasto murals painting public art street artAll images © Sean Yoro. Hawaii-born artist Sean Yoro ( previously ), aka Hula, pairs his illustrative murals of partial figures with bold brushstrokes that hover along building walls.

LogoArchive ExtraIssue – Past & Present


Art and Design BP&O Publications Graphic Design Reviews Publishing Branding Agency Design Blog Design For Print Design Inspiration Design News Design Opinion Design Reviews From Europe Graphic Design Graphic Design Blog Logo Design Inspiration Logo Design Resource Logo Design Trends: Clever Logos LogoArchive Logos Minimal Logos Typography

Towering Holographic Dinosaurs Stalk the Streets of Paris in Projections by Julien Nonnon


Art digital murals public art street art videoAll photographs (c) Julien Nonnon, shared with permission. A T-Rex is inhabiting the streets of Paris.

Black Trash Bags Take Control of Animal and Human Life in ‘Garb-age’ by Murmure


Art Illustration murals plastic public art street art“Garbage whale” (2019), black stone and pencil on paper, 70 x 100 centimeters. All images © Murmure.

JR Reproduces Images of More Than 1,000 NYC Residents in Massive New Mural


Created in Williamsburg’s Domino Park, the black-and-white mural is JR’s biggest public project to date in the city. It overlooks the East River and features people living in all five boroughs gathered in a public space that mimics the newly built park.

New Book Collects ROA’s Black-and-White Creatures in Photographs from Around the World


Art animals books murals photography public art street artAll photographs © ROA, shared with permission. Atlanta, Georgia, United States.

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Radiohead launches Radiohead Public Library, an online archive

Creative Review

However, Radiohead has this week gone its own way, launching a new version of its online platform, and presenting a Radiohead Public Library of, you guessed it, all things Radiohead. We present: the RADIOHEAD PUBLIC LIBRARY.

Color-Blocked Animals and Geometric Shapes Transform Neglected Home in Installation by Okuda San Miguel


Art installation public art street artAll images © Justkids, shared with permission. Spanish street artist Okuda San Miguel is bringing vibrancy once again to a formerly untended area of Fort Smith, Arkansas.

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Public Works broadcasts monthly live streams from inside top creative studios

Its Nice That

The new platform from School, founded by two Hawraf studio founders, gives a peek inside the working environments of creative companies, starting with design firm Food – which counts Kanye and Off-White as previous collaborators. Read more

Nairobi’s Motor Taxi Drivers Sport Extravagant Costumes in ‘Boda Boda Madness’


Design Photography advertising fashion motorcycles Nairobi public transportation“Machete Rider.” ” All images © Jan Hoek, shared with permission.

A New York Public Library BEST BOOK of the YEAR!

Anna Raff Illustration

This week, we received more stellar news about THE DAY THE UNIVERSE EXPLODED MY HEAD: the New York Public Library has named it one of the Best Books for Kids of 2019 !

Beginning To End: The Making of Hard Mouth, Part 5: Publicity

Spine Magazine

Beginning to End is a series from Spine following a book from writing through acquisition, design and on to publication and publicity. Finally, a month before publication date, Gorder sent out another big mailing, this time with finished books.

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Illustrative Murals in Shades of Grey by Paola Delfín Characterize Human Bonds


Art black and white murals public art street art“Èèn” (2019), for The Crystal Ship , Oostende, België. Photo by Arne Deboosere. All images © Paola Delfín, shared with permission. Paola Delfín ’s monochromatic murals found in Cancun, St.

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Swiveling Mirror Installation Skews Perspectives of Historic Venetian Architecture


Art Design architecture installation mirrors public art street art VeniceAll images © Arnaud Lapierre and Andrea Giadini. AZIMUT , an installation by French artist and designer Arnaud Lapierre , offers a prismatic look at some of Venice’s historic structures.

Polish Tram Shelter’s Walls Become a Gallery for Dried Flower Designs


Art Craft Design flowers installation public art public transportationA tram stop at Dabrowskiego Square in ?ód?, Poland is blossoming with dried flowers, giving pedestrians and commuters a fresh view on the intersection of their natural and built environments.

Leandro Erlich Built a Traffic Jam Made of Sand [Miami Beach]


It is also Miami Beach’s first-ever temporary public art project and the largest work created by Erlich! FEATURED INSTALLATION art basel Art Basel 2019 installation Leandro Erlich Miami Art Week 2019 public sculpture sand temporary traffic jam

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