Publication http://design.org/tags/publication en The Little Red Racing Car Part II: An Interview with Children's Book Author and Illustrator Dwight Knowlton http://design.org/blog/little-red-racing-car-part-ii-interview-childrens-book-author-and-illustrator-dwight-knowlton <p><a href="http://www.thelittleredracingcar.com/" target="The Little Red Racing Car">The Little Red Racing Car</a> has made quite the journey since <a href="http://design.org/blog/little-red-racing-car-evolving-maserati-300s-childrens-book-dwight-knowlton" target="our last interview">our last interview</a> with author Dwight Knowlton in October 2012. Over the past few years, the story evolved from idea to Kickstarter project to a beautiful and lauded children's book.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="800" title="Design, interview, little red racing car" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2014/04/22/little-red-racing-car_interview_01.jpg?1398223087" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="430" title="Design, little red racing car, Sir Stirling Moss" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2014/04/22/little-red-racing-car_interview_02.jpg?1398223655" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, interview, little red racing car" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2014/04/22/little-red-racing-car_interview_03.jpg?1398223745" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="349" title="Design, interview, little red racing car" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2014/04/22/little-red-racing-car_interview_04.jpg?1398223833" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="349" title="Design, interview, little red racing car" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2014/04/22/little-red-racing-car_interview_05.jpg?1398223885" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, interview, little red racing car" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2014/04/22/little-red-racing-car_interview_06.jpg?1398223970" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="349" title="Design, interview, little red racing car" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2014/04/22/little-red-racing-car_interview_07.jpg?1398224019" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, interview, little red racing car" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2014/04/22/little-red-racing-car_interview_08.jpg?1398224081" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, interview, little red racing car" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2014/04/22/little-red-racing-car_interview_09.jpg?1398224131" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="800" title="Design, interview, little red racing car" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2014/04/22/little-red-racing-car_interview_10.jpg?1398224179" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/little-red-racing-car-part-ii-interview-childrens-book-author-and-illustrator-dwight-knowlton" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/little-red-racing-car-part-ii-interview-childrens-book-author-and-illustrator-dwight-knowlton#comments books car design illustrations kids Publication Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:02:05 +0000 stevetansley 4429 at http://design.org Wax Magazine: Exploring the Minds of Surfing, Urban Designers http://design.org/blog/wax-magazine-exploring-minds-surfing-urban-designers <p><a href="http://readwax.com/" target="Wax Magazine">Wax Magazine</a> is in funding mode over <A href="http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1515889657/wax-magazine" target="at Kickstarter">at Kickstarter</a>, and if they succeed, they'll have some interesting perspectives to share with the world. The magazine will be a gathering place of interviews, essays, photography and artwork by designers, artists, film makers, writers and architects who surf and are inspired by surf. Oh yeah, and they live in New York.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="400" title="Design, wax, magazine" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/24/waxmag_01.jpg?1330141048" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="465" title="Design, wax, magazine" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/24/waxmag_02_0.gif?1330141301" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="463" title="Design, wax, magazine" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/24/waxmag_03.jpg?1330141097" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, wax, magazine" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/24/waxmag_05.jpg?1330141097" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="868" title="Design, wax, magazine" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/24/waxmag_07.jpg?1330141097" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="351" title="Design, wax, magazine" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/24/waxmag_04.jpg?1330141108" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/wax-magazine-exploring-minds-surfing-urban-designers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/wax-magazine-exploring-minds-surfing-urban-designers#comments design graphic magazine Publication sports startup Wed, 29 Feb 2012 16:36:52 +0000 wardandrews 4124 at http://design.org NASA's 1976 Identity Guidelines Publication http://design.org/blog/nasas-1976-identity-guidelines-publication <p><a href="http://timgeorgedesign.wordpress.com/2010/03/14/nasa-1976-identity-guidelines/" target="Tim George">Tim George</a>, apparently, has an awesome mentor. An ex-tutor from his college days owns an original copy of the NASA 1976 Identity Guidelines and was kind enough to photocopy the brand book for Tim. The guide documents the year they re-branded to the "worm" logo and demonstrates proper usage throughout the organization. </p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="730" height="940" title="Design, NASA, brand" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/28/nasa-brand-guidlines.jpeg?1322499721" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="411" title="Design, NASA, brand" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/28/nasa_brand_02.jpg?1322499849" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="411" title="Design, NASA, brand" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/28/nasa_brand_03.jpg?1322499850" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="411" title="Design, NASA, brand" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/28/nasa_brand_04.jpg?1322499850" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="411" title="Design, NASA, brand" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/28/nasa_brand_05.jpg?1322499850" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="411" title="Design, NASA, brand" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/28/nasa_brand_06.jpg?1322499850" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="411" title="Design, NASA, brand" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/28/nasa_brand_08.jpg?1322499850" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="411" title="Design, NASA, brand" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/28/nasa_brand_09.jpg?1322499851" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="411" title="Design, NASA, brand" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/28/nasa_brand_13.jpg?1322499851" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="411" title="Design, NASA, brand" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/28/nasa_brand_12.jpg?1322499851" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="411" title="Design, NASA, brand" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/28/nasa_brand_16.jpg?1322499851" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="411" title="Design, NASA, brand" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/28/nasa_brand_07.jpg?1322499850" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/nasas-1976-identity-guidelines-publication" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/nasas-1976-identity-guidelines-publication#comments brand design graphic identity print Publication space Mon, 28 Nov 2011 20:02:15 +0000 benleivian 3871 at http://design.org Moonshine: The Personal Projects of DreamWorks Artists http://design.org/blog/moonshine-personal-projects-dreamworks-artists <p><a href="http://moonshineartproject.wordpress.com/" target="Moonshine">Moonshine</a> is DreamWorks first personal art publication and a collaborative project conceived to highlight the variety and talent of artists behind DreamWorks creations. The publication includes more than 100 personal projects by artists, illustrators and animators who have worked on titles like <em>How to Train Your Dragon, Puss in Boots, Kung Fu Panda</em> and other hits. This short documentary gives you a sneak peek into the personal works from the artists.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="924" title="Design, moonshine, DreamWorks" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/25/moonshine_0.jpg?1322252752" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="371" title="Design, moonshine, DreamWorks" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/25/moonshine_01.jpg?1322252916" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="617" title="Design, moonshine, DreamWorks" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/25/moonshine_02.jpg?1322252916" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, moonshine, DreamWorks" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/25/moonshine_03.jpg?1322252917" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="869" title="Design, moonshine, DreamWorks" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/25/moonshine_04.jpg?1322252917" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="404" title="Design, moonshine, DreamWorks" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/25/moonshine_05.jpg?1322252917" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, moonshine, DreamWorks" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/25/moonshine_06.jpg?1322252918" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="802" title="Design, moonshine, DreamWorks" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/25/moonshine_07.jpg?1322252918" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="404" title="Design, moonshine, DreamWorks" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/25/moonshine_08.jpg?1322252918" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="887" title="Design, moonshine, DreamWorks" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/25/moonshine_10.jpg?1322252918" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="380" title="Design, moonshine, DreamWorks" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/25/moonshine_09.jpg?1322252918" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/moonshine-personal-projects-dreamworks-artists" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/moonshine-personal-projects-dreamworks-artists#comments animation design illustration Publication video Fri, 25 Nov 2011 20:36:39 +0000 jessicapatterson 3804 at http://design.org The Design and Layout of Film Mag Little White Lies http://design.org/blog/design-and-layout-film-mag-little-white-lies <p>If you like reading about film or looking at well-designed magazines, take a stroll over to <a href="http://www.littlewhitelies.co.uk/" target="Little White Lies">Little White Lies</a>. Their issues are full of great editorial illustration and photography and lots of hand-drawn/cut/painted typography. And the covers are especially vivid: </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/08/31/LWLies_magazine_05.jpg" alt="Design, littlewhitelies, magazine" title="Design, littlewhitelies, magazine" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="760" title="Design, littlewhitelies, magazine" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/09/01/lwlies_magazine_00.jpg?1314893189" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/design-and-layout-film-mag-little-white-lies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/design-and-layout-film-mag-little-white-lies#comments design film graphic london print Publication typography Wed, 31 Aug 2011 19:54:10 +0000 jessicapatterson 3291 at http://design.org Self Identity: Photography Catalog Layouts by Čarnoký http://design.org/blog/self-identity-photography-catalog-layouts-%C4%8Darnok%C3%BD <p>Check out these print layouts by <a href="http://carnoky.com/" target="Samuel Čarnoký">Samuel Čarnoký</a>, a graphic and typographic designer. He created the catalog for the <a href="http://www.domfoto.sk/" target="The House of Photography">The House of Photography</a> in Slovakia, and I'm a fan of highlighting the photos and content through grid layout and minimal color use.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="465" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/07/06/carnoky_self_identity.jpg?1309979425" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/self-identity-photography-catalog-layouts-%C4%8Darnok%C3%BD" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/self-identity-photography-catalog-layouts-%C4%8Darnok%C3%BD#comments design graphic photography print Publication slovakia Wed, 06 Jul 2011 19:11:48 +0000 jessicapatterson 2991 at http://design.org The Albion Magazine Branding and Logo by Ross Teperek http://design.org/blog/albion-magazine-branding-and-logo-ross-teperek <p><a href="http://rossteperek.com" target="Ross Teperek">Ross Teperek</a>, a designer in London, created this branding standard and logo for <a href="http://thealbion.cc/" target="The Albion">The Albion</a> cycling magazine. I'm a fan of the simple, clean <a href="http://design.org/graphic-design" target="design">design</a> and the monochrome/pop of color approach. The logo designs seem to tie in well with the style and character of cycle branding as well.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="465" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/06/26/ross_teperek_albion_1.jpg?1309149558" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/albion-magazine-branding-and-logo-ross-teperek" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/albion-magazine-branding-and-logo-ross-teperek#comments Bicycle brand design graphic logo london Publication uk Mon, 27 Jun 2011 04:37:19 +0000 jessicapatterson 2942 at http://design.org Color Inspiration from NoBrow Magazine http://design.org/blog/color-inspiration-nobrow-magazine <p>I'm digging the muted tones in this Asian-inspired cover illustration for <a href="http://www.nobrow.net/" target="NoBrow">NoBrow</a> magazine. Photo from <a href="http://blog.atelier1a.com/post/4831368944/the-always-amazing-nobrow-mag-also-landed-on-my" target="Atelier 1A">Atelier 1A</a>.</p> <p>Some other hand-picked posts you might enjoy on our <a href="http://design.org/blog" target="Design Blog">Design Blog</a>:</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="572" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/06/13/colorinspiration_nobrow.jpg?1308027765" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/color-inspiration-nobrow-magazine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/color-inspiration-nobrow-magazine#comments color design graphic inspiration photography Publication Tue, 14 Jun 2011 05:04:06 +0000 jessicapatterson 2910 at http://design.org The Nabokov Collection: Designers Create 18 Covers in Specimen Boxes http://design.org/blog/nabokov-collection-designers-create-18-covers-specimen-boxes <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/03/30/nabokov_redesign_9.jpg" alt="Design, nabokov, books" title="Design, nabokov, books" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="417" title="Design, nabokov, books" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/03/30/nabokov_redesign_1.jpg?1301508386" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/nabokov-collection-designers-create-18-covers-specimen-boxes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/nabokov-collection-designers-create-18-covers-specimen-boxes#comments books design graphic Publication Wed, 30 Mar 2011 18:10:34 +0000 jessicapatterson 2754 at http://design.org Points, Periods and Other Punctuation Become Art Pieces http://design.org/blog/points-periods-and-other-punctuation-become-art-pieces <p><a href="http://www.axisweb.org/seCVPG.aspx?ARTISTID=12718" title="Alex Dipple">Alex Dipple</a>, and illustrator and designer UK, forged these graphic and organized art pieces from punctuation found in newspapers and periodicals. The layout of the art is amazing, with each of the small clippings nestling in perfectly among the others. </p> <p>From "Dots and Full Stops:"<br /> <img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/02/04/Dipple_dots_4.jpg" alt="Design, Dipple, Dots" title="Design, Dipple, Dots" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="927" title="Design, Dipple, Dots" alt="Design, Dipple, Dots" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/02/04/Dipple_dots_4.jpg?1296804316" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/points-periods-and-other-punctuation-become-art-pieces" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/points-periods-and-other-punctuation-become-art-pieces#comments art artist design Publication uk Fri, 04 Feb 2011 07:31:33 +0000 jessicapatterson 2619 at http://design.org Tronic Redesigns the Esquire Logo for Augmented Reality http://design.org/blog/tronic-redesigns-esquire-logo-augmented-reality <p><a title="Esquire" href="http://www.esquire.com/features/tronic-studio-esquire-logo-0211">Esquire</a> teamed up with Tronic design studio in New York to redesign their logo for an augmented reality special. The design is part of an app game to locate the digital objects in real space. Find the video and more information below ↓</p> <p><img class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" title="Design, video, esquire" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/02/01/esquire_tronic_es.jpg" alt="Design, video, esquire" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="447" title="Design, video, esquire" alt="Design, video, esquire" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/02/01/esquire_tronic_es.jpg?1296597141" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/tronic-redesigns-esquire-logo-augmented-reality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/tronic-redesigns-esquire-logo-augmented-reality#comments iphone iPhone app logo newyork Publication video Tue, 01 Feb 2011 21:56:51 +0000 jessicapatterson 2614 at http://design.org National Geographic Photography for your Desktop http://design.org/blog/national-geographic-photography-your-desktop <p><a href="http://photography.nationalgeographic.com/photography/?source=NavPhoHome">National Geographic</a> posted a beautiful collection of their best desktops, composed of <a href="http://design.org/photography">photography</a> from around the world.</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/01/17/NG_desktops_8.png" alt="Design, desktop wallpaper, national geographic, photography" title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="465" alt="Design, desktop wallpaper, national geographic, photography" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/01/17/NG_desktops_8.png?1295315116" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/national-geographic-photography-your-desktop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/national-geographic-photography-your-desktop#comments desktop wallpaper photography Publication Tue, 18 Jan 2011 01:52:23 +0000 jessicapatterson 2578 at http://design.org Portable Books and Photo Collections: Minimalist Publications by Partners & Spade http://design.org/blog/portable-books-and-photo-collections-minimalist-publications-partners-spade <p><a href="http://partnersandspade.com/store/p_amp_s_books">Partners &amp; Spade</a> self-published and <a href="http://design.org/graphic-design">designed</a> these intriguing books/handbooks/photo collections. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/01/06/notsograndopening_main.jpg" alt="Design, publication, book, cover, minimal, partners and spade" title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="575" height="355" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/01/06/books_airconditionergrafitti_01_main.jpg?1294349731" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/portable-books-and-photo-collections-minimalist-publications-partners-spade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/portable-books-and-photo-collections-minimalist-publications-partners-spade#comments books design minimalistic Publication Thu, 06 Jan 2011 21:58:59 +0000 jessicapatterson 2545 at http://design.org Book Covers by Javier Arce http://design.org/blog/book-covers-javier-arce <p>I enjoyed <a>graphic designer</a>, illustrator and coder <a href="http://www.javierarce.com/">Javier Arce's</a> book covers. His textures and tones pop and the collaged covers are fun and well-organized. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/01/02/arce_1.png" alt="Design, book cover, publication, javier arce, " title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="640" height="640" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/01/02/arce_1.png?1293997099" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/book-covers-javier-arce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/book-covers-javier-arce#comments books design graphic Publication Sun, 02 Jan 2011 19:54:56 +0000 jessicapatterson 2532 at http://design.org Publication Design: Penguin 75 http://design.org/blog/publication-design-penguin-75 <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2010/08/27/penguin-75-book-cover-front.jpg" alt="Design, Publication, Illustration, Cover, Book, Penguin" title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /><br /> This year Penguin Publishing group celebrates 75 years in the business. Lucky for us design-loving folk, they've decided to commemorate the occasion with <a href="http://www.penguinbooks75.com/75covers.html">Penguin 75: Designers, Authors, Commentary (the good, the bad...).</a></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="400" alt="Design, Publication, Illustration, Cover, Book, Penguin" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2010/08/27/penguin-75-100-facts-about-pandas.jpg?1282929081" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/publication-design-penguin-75" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/publication-design-penguin-75#comments books design graphic Publication Fri, 27 Aug 2010 17:26:16 +0000 jessicapatterson 2253 at http://design.org