Mon.Jul 06, 2020

Art project funds 100,000 meals for migrant workers

Creative Boom

Over 140 million people have lost their jobs in India due to the Covid-19 pandemic, most of whom are daily wage labourers and migrant workers.

Art 348

Download My Free Collection of Organic Turing Patterns

Spoon Graphics

Add detailed organic patterns to your design work with this free collection of seamlessly repeating vector pattern graphics.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Creatives reflect on lockdown isolation in crowdfunded zine

Creative Boom

Insiders is a crowdfunded, multidisciplinary zine about connection in isolation, launched in response to the circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.

“Camila San Pedro” by Photographer Nico Silberfaden

Booooooom

Photo camila san pedro nicolas silberfaden paris photographer photography

2020 78

New book offers a jargon-free guide to design systems

Creative Boom

If you work in web design, you'll have heard a lot about design systems over the last few years. But you may still not be sure what they are. and wading through a dozen intimidating Medium posts might not have helped either. In which case, here's a book to set you straight.

Book 216

An Ode to Adobe Flash: How It Helped Move the Web Forward

Speckyboy Design Magazine

We’ve known it was coming for a long time – we just didn’t know exactly when. Now, we have a date. Adobe announced that its Flash Player will no longer be distributed or updated after December 31, 2020. Of course, development around this multimedia platform has been essentially dead for years.

Adobe 54

More Trending

CosmosBenthos is a magazine on cosmic lifestyle

Trendland

Words Marta Knas. CosmosBenthos is a new printed publication by Monograph&Co and ONE OF US collective.

How to run a design studio, post-lockdown

Creative Boom

Around the world, we're all gradually coming out of lockdown. Hooray! But who wants to go back to a full-time, Monday-to-Friday nine-to-five, at the office? Not many. Yes, we've all missed physically interacting in the studio. But we've also enjoyed some unexpected benefits from home-working.

2021 221

“Are you man enough?” Jack Reynolds, AKA Ren, poses this relatable question in his new zine, Bummer

Its Nice That

The artist, illustrator and designer talks us through his recent zine – a lockdown project that questions the notion of masculinity.

Signature Kitchen Suite Embraces Culinary Technology

Azure Magazine

Better cooking is possible through better thinking. This simple dictum inspired a groundbreaking new collection of luxury built-in appliances; the Signature Kitchen Suite.

Omsom Serves Bold Flavors and Packaging

The Die Line

Omsom produces starter packs in the form of shelf-stable pouches with all the aromatics, spices, oils, and other ingredients necessary to recreate dishes inspired by Vietnamese lemongrass BBQ, Thai larb, and Filipino sisig

Raised in a pizza shop, Marianna Fierro’s venture into food illustration came naturally

Its Nice That

The Italian illustrator, now based between New York and LA, illustrates food and food only – a passion nurtured during a childhood filled with cooking.

Time’s poignant new cover declares ‘America Must Change’

Creative Review

Time magazine’s America Must Change cover by Charly Palmer The new double issue of Time magazine features five paintings evoking racial injustice by Atlanta-based artist, illustrator and designer Charly Palmer, one of which is featured on the cover.

2008 65

Fantasy Wallpaper

Noupe

Fantasy is a great genre, whether the setting takes on the problems that humanity faces or just provides pure escapism. It’s been around for a long time, and it’ll be. So why not make your computer’s desktop or phone’s main page stand out by updating it with a badass fantasy wallpaper?

2021 62

Awesome Calendar Inspired by the 2020 Visual Acuity Test

Abduzeedo

Awesome Calendar Inspired by the 2020 Visual Acuity Test. abduzeedo 07.06.20 At the beginning of each year Polar, a design studio from Brazil, designs a non-traditional calendar as a gift for friends and customers.

2020 41

Reviewed: New Logo and Identity for Waze by Pentagram

Under Consideration / Brand

“Going our Separate Waze”.

Imagine A ‘New America’: Reclaiming The American Flag

Design You Trust

With the explosion of global protests and activism demanding an end to racial inequality, Jameelah Nuriddin and Erin Hammond consider the complicated relationship between African Americans and the American flag in a series of photos.

2020 36

Minimalist Halftone Design - Tutorial

Abduzeedo

Minimalist Halftone Design - Tutorial. abduzeedo 07.06.20 I haven’t posted a Photoshop tutorial in quite a while. There are many reasons for that, but the TL;DR is that I feel that it was not necessary anymore.

Stunning Black & White Photos Of Tokyo In The State Of Emergency During The Rising Of Coronavirus Cases

Design You Trust

Dai Kurokawa/EPA As Japan considers lifting state-of-emergency conditions in many regions this week and the country inches towards a gradual return of economic activity, photographer Dai Kurokawa looks at life in the capital.

2020 36

Waze gets a “community-driven” brand refresh from Pentagram

Design Week

Navigational app Waze has been given a new brand identity from Pentagram’s Natasha Jen and Waze’s in-house creative team led by Jake Shaw. Waze, which is owned by Google, aims to “make people’s time on the road more rewarding”, according to Shaw.

Fonts 37

New in the Shop: Hanna Lee Joshi “Holding Chaos Within” Limited Edition Print

Booooooom

Art Hanna Lee Joshi print

Print 83

TGI Fridays becomes Fridays in brand shake-up

Design Week

TGI Fridays, now Fridays, has been rebranded by London-based design studio SomeOne as it ventures into the home delivery market and makes a bid to become “famous again” The new identity includes a name change, updated logo as well as a new visual system for merchandise and packaging.

Book Giveaway: “Sweet Time” by Weng Pixin

Booooooom

Am irresistible rumination on love, empathy, and confidence by Singaporean cartoonist Weng Pixin. Like snapshots in a photo album, “Sweet Time” is an art comic filled with semi-autobiographical stories and imagery thats feel both intimate and relatable.

Book 78

Capturing the candour of life, we take a look at the significance of 20th century photographer Harold Feinstein

Its Nice That

In a new exhibition showing from 18 June to 14 August, London's David Hill Gallery celebrates the largely unknown photographer who documented the American experience.

Linked: Philadelphia's Bicentennial Logo Entries

Under Consideration / Brand

Visit Link. I wish I could see everything in the Temple Urban Archives collection that these came from: Entries and images of the contest to design the 1976 Philadelphia Bicentennial logo

2020 62

From child actor to painter, Adebayo Bolaji discusses his instinctive and expressive practice

Its Nice That

The London-based painter expounds on how his eclectic background in the arts has informed his striking painting practice today.

Commuting gets a friendlier face in Waze’s new visual identity

Creative Review

Waze has always been about making journeys a little bit easier. Founded in 2007, the crowdsourced navigation app was bought by Google in 2013 and today has 130 million users in over 180 users, along with its spin-off rideshare app Waze Carpool.

2007 52

Barilla Realizes They Didn't Need That Little Plastic Window On Their Packaging

The Die Line

Barilla knows that you know what pasta looks like by now

2020 83

If I Can See It, I Can Shoot It

Joe McNally

Harking back to a time when we could roam the streets of NYC freely, shooting jobs and moving about……hoping everyone is still hanging in there and staying safe. The camera tech of right now is phenomenal.

2000 56

How to Design Voice User Interfaces

Interaction Design Foundation

If you are new to designing voice user interfaces, you may quickly find yourself unsure of how to create great user experiences. The way users interact with voice user interfaces is very different from how they interact with graphical ones.

Government announces £1.57 billion in support of the arts sector

Its Nice That

The rescue package has been described as a “game changer” that could save an industry on the brink of collapse. But questions around the details still remain.

Art 52

10 Powerful Link Building Strategies that Marketers can Put Into Action

Noupe

There is no denying that acquiring links from websites with high authority can translate to a better search engine ranking of your website. . But the thing about link building is that it is not always easy.

Hospitality brand TGIF – now named Fridays – launches a fun and colourful redesign

Its Nice That

Working alongside branding agency SomeOne, the Fridays team have welcomed a modern update to the recognisable brand.

Things to keep in mind for email automation during COVID-19

Noupe

The Coronavirus pandemic and its aftereffects have got the marketing realms overwhelmed as a result of which marketers have been compelled to alter their marketing strategy in view of the current situation.