collaboration http://design.org/tags/collaboration en The Traveling Sketchbook Project: Thousands of Artists' Books Hit the Road http://design.org/blog/traveling-sketchbook-project-thousands-artists-books-hit-road <p>The <a href="http://arthousecoop.com" target="Art House Co-op">Art House Co-op</a> is an "independent, Brooklyn-based company that organizes global, collaborative art projects." Each year they gather thousands of creative people to amass <a href="http://www.arthousecoop.com/projects/sketchbookproject" target="The Sketchbook Project">The Sketchbook Project</a>. The crowd-sourced project is a traveling and interactive library displaying unique artists' journals, representing more than 130 countries over the course of the project.</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="413" title="Design, sketchbookproject, illustration" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/02/sketchbook_project_00.jpg?1341271380" /> </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="414" title="Design, sketchbookproject, illustration" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/02/sketchbook_project_01.jpg?1341271472" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="530" title="Design, sketchbookproject, illustration" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/02/sketchbook_project_03.jpg?1341271473" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="531" title="Design, sketchbookproject, illustration" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/02/sketchbook_project_04.jpg?1341271473" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="531" title="Design, sketchbookproject, illustration" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/02/sketchbook_project_05.jpg?1341271473" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="531" title="Design, sketchbookproject, illustration" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/02/sketchbook_project_06.jpg?1341271473" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="349" title="Design, sketchbookproject, illustration" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/02/sketchbook_project_10.jpg?1341271473" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, sketchbookproject, illustration" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/02/sketchbook_project_07.jpg?1341271473" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="207" title="Design, sketchbookproject, illustration" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/02/sketchbook_project_09.jpg?1341271473" /> </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/traveling-sketchbook-project-thousands-artists-books-hit-road" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/traveling-sketchbook-project-thousands-artists-books-hit-road#comments collaboration collection design exhibition illustrations museum newyork personal sketchbook Mon, 02 Jul 2012 22:04:52 +0000 wardandrews 4262 at http://design.org We are the Friction Book Cover and Design by Jez Burrows http://design.org/blog/we-are-friction-book-cover-and-design-jez-burrows <p><a href="http://www.jezburrows.com/" target="Jez Burrows">Jez Burrows</a> of <a href="http://www.singstatistics.co.uk/" target="Sing Statistics">Sing Statistics</a> created the cover design and interior layouts of We are the Friction, an anthology of collaborative illustration and short fiction. I love the bold and text-heavy cover design and how it leads into the content. The simple, clean interior rightly passes the focus onto the words and illustrations.</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="403" title="design, wearefriction, jezburrows" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/03/wearefriction_burrows.jpg?1317659890" /> </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/we-are-friction-book-cover-and-design-jez-burrows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/we-are-friction-book-cover-and-design-jez-burrows#comments books collaboration design illustration print Sat, 01 Oct 2011 06:01:32 +0000 jessicapatterson 3359 at http://design.org The Noun Project: Sharing Visual Language http://design.org/blog/noun-project-sharing-visual-language <p><a href="http://thenounproject.com/" target="The Noun Project">The Noun Project</a> strives to collect, organize and add to the symbols of the world's visual language, and to "share them in a fun and meaningful way."</p> <p>They pledge to maintain a library of visual language icons that is free, simple, fun and high-quality and believe that each of these elements will help to effectively share their collection with the masses (in 13 languages). They make their library easy to navigate and find what you're looking for through a simple and clean interface with intuitive and accurate searches.</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="354" title="Design, nounproject, icon" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/08/23/nounproject_09.png?1314106116" /> </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/noun-project-sharing-visual-language" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/noun-project-sharing-visual-language#comments collaboration collection design graphic icon language Tue, 23 Aug 2011 03:51:13 +0000 wardandrews 3267 at http://design.org The Raygun52 Project: 52 Rayguns in 52 Weeks http://design.org/blog/raygun52-project-52-rayguns-52-weeks <p>The <a href="http://www.raygun52.com/" target="Raygun52">Raygun52</a> project aims to gather together 52 raygun concepts from 52 different artists, designers and illustrators over the course of 52 weeks. Organized by <a href="http://www.alexlikesdesign.com/about/about-me/" target="Alex Griendling">Alex Griendling</a>, the project is intended to benefit "raygun enthusiasts and The Company in 2258." See the official project brief and more raygun concepts just below.</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="620" title="Design, raygun52, illustration" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/07/17/raygun52_04.jpg?1310960442" /> </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/raygun52-project-52-rayguns-52-weeks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/raygun52-project-52-rayguns-52-weeks#comments collaboration design graphic illustration Mon, 18 Jul 2011 03:42:11 +0000 jessicapatterson 3088 at http://design.org Website and Infographic Design by Kelli Anderson http://design.org/blog/website-and-infographic-design-kelli-anderson <p>A post over at <a href="http://www.designworklife.com/2011/07/11/kelli-anderson-the-collaborative-home/" target="Design Work Life">Design Work Life</a> shared a gorgeous infographic by <a href="http://kellianderson.com" target="Kelli Anderson">Kelli Anderson</a>, a multitasking artist/designer. I wanted to see more from her and read a little more about this specific project, so I clicked over to <a href="http://www.collaborativefund.com/" target="Collaborative Fund">Collaborative Fund</a>, the recipient of said infographic and was completely impressed by their website design.</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="388" title="Design, KelliAnderson, collaborative" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/07/18/kellianderson_collaborative_01.jpg?1311005086" /> </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/website-and-infographic-design-kelli-anderson" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/website-and-infographic-design-kelli-anderson#comments collaboration design infographic web Sat, 16 Jul 2011 02:34:44 +0000 jessicapatterson 3083 at http://design.org Captured: A Homage to Light and Air with 304 Graphics and 252 Space Blanket Cubes http://design.org/blog/captured-homage-light-and-air-304-graphics-and-252-space-blanket-cubes <p>Created for <a href="http://made-blog.com/2011/05/09/captured-%C2%A0opening-ceremony-pictures-ii/" target="MADE">MADE</a> Space in Berlin, "Captured" was a temporary installation following the MADE theme of light and air.</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="434" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/07/01/made_captured_4.jpg?1309565313" /> </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/captured-homage-light-and-air-304-graphics-and-252-space-blanket-cubes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/captured-homage-light-and-air-304-graphics-and-252-space-blanket-cubes#comments berlin collaboration design graphic Installation Design light machine sound video Sat, 02 Jul 2011 00:09:24 +0000 jessicapatterson 2963 at http://design.org The RVLVR Project: Artists Creating Artwork Using Given Images http://design.org/blog/rvlvr-project-artists-creating-artwork-using-given-images <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/05/20/RVLVR_8.jpg" alt="Design, RVLVR, artist" title="Design, RVLVR, artist" 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="431" title="Design, RVLVR, artist" alt="Design, RVLVR, artist" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/05/20/RVLVR_8.jpg?1305945644" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/rvlvr-project-artists-creating-artwork-using-given-images" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/rvlvr-project-artists-creating-artwork-using-given-images#comments collaboration design germany graphic illustration vienna Sat, 21 May 2011 02:47:03 +0000 jessicapatterson 2852 at http://design.org The Daily Big Idea: Collaborative Design http://design.org/blog/daily-big-idea-collaborative-design <p>Brian Schmitt wrote over to share his recent venture, <a href="http://www.dailybigidea.com/about/" target="The Daily Big Idea">The Daily Big Idea</a>. Hoping to generate conversation and possible collaborations for creative projects, Brian has vowed to post a new idea daily from him many sketchbooks filled with projects and designs.</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/03/12/BIGIDEA_3.jpg" alt="Design, bigidea, schmitt" title="Design, bigidea, schmitt" 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="675" title="Design, bigidea, schmitt" alt="Design, bigidea, schmitt" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/03/12/BIGIDEA_1.jpg?1299965172" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/daily-big-idea-collaborative-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/daily-big-idea-collaborative-design#comments collaboration design graphic industrial web Sat, 12 Mar 2011 21:32:26 +0000 jessicapatterson 2709 at http://design.org