museum http://design.org/tags/museum 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 Historical Photography: Aerial Land Views http://design.org/blog/historical-photography-aerial-land-views <p>Aside from managing 12 museums and galleries across Tyne and Wear, the <A href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/" target="Tyne &amp; Wear Archives &amp; Museums">Tyne &amp; Wear Archives &amp; Museums</a> hosts a glimpse of their collections at Flickr. </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="511" title="Design, aerial-photo, archive" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/aerial_photo_archive_00.jpg?1328772214" /> </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="519" title="Design, aerial-photo, archive" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/aerial_photo_archive_02.jpg?1328772383" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="492" title="Design, aerial-photo, archive" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/aerial_photo_archive_03.jpg?1328772383" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="527" title="Design, aerial-photo, archive" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/aerial_photo_archive_05.jpg?1328772383" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="464" title="Design, aerial-photo, archive" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/aerial_photo_archive_06.jpg?1328772383" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="522" title="Design, aerial-photo, archive" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/aerial_photo_archive_04.jpg?1328772383" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="522" title="Design, aerial-photo, archive" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/aerial_photo_archive_07.jpg?1328772383" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="466" title="Design, aerial-photo, archive" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/aerial_photo_archive_08.jpg?1328772384" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="483" title="Design, aerial-photo, archive" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/aerial_photo_archive_10.jpg?1328772384" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="748" title="Design, aerial-photo, archive" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/aerial_photo_archive_11.jpg?1328772384" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="525" title="Design, aerial-photo, archive" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/aerial_photo_archive_12.jpg?1328772384" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="522" title="Design, aerial-photo, archive" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/aerial_photo_archive_13.jpg?1328772384" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="497" title="Design, aerial-photo, archive" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/aerial_photo_archive_15.jpg?1328772384" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="474" title="Design, aerial-photo, archive" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/aerial_photo_archive_09.jpg?1328772384" /> </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/historical-photography-aerial-land-views" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/historical-photography-aerial-land-views#comments design map museum photography series Thu, 09 Feb 2012 07:30:11 +0000 jessicapatterson 4096 at http://design.org The Asian Art Museum Identity Rebrand http://design.org/blog/asian-art-museum-identity-rebrand <p>I saw this rebrand of the San Francisco <a href="http://www.asianart.org/" target="Asian Art Museum">Asian Art Museum</a> over at <a href="http://www.underconsideration.com/brandnew/archives/asian_art_museum_turned_on_its_head.php" target="Brand New">Brand New</a>. It's an interesting concept with some well-executed collateral, and I'm curious to hear your thoughts. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/10/04/asian_art_museum_00.jpg" alt="Design, logo, asian" title="Design, logo, asian" 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="620" title="Design, logo, asian" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/04/asian_art_museum_05.jpg?1317794502" /> </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/asian-art-museum-identity-rebrand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/asian-art-museum-identity-rebrand#comments brand design graphic identity museum sanfrancisco Wed, 05 Oct 2011 05:42:41 +0000 jessicapatterson 3397 at http://design.org Bring Bauhaus to Your Smartphone: The Bauhaus Archive App http://design.org/blog/bring-bauhaus-your-smartphone-bauhaus-archive-app <p>I recently downloaded the free Bauhaus Archive app from the <a href="http://www.bauhaus.de/" target="Bauhaus Archive Museum of Design">Bauhaus Archive Museum of Design</a> in Berlin. The app houses various selections from the Bauhaus Collection, covering innovations in a variety of the fields of design, from graphic, typography and poster design to architecture, furniture and product 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="434" title="Design, Bauhaus, app" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/07/18/bauhaus_app_1.jpg?1311025070" /> </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/bring-bauhaus-your-smartphone-bauhaus-archive-app" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/bring-bauhaus-your-smartphone-bauhaus-archive-app#comments app berlin design iphone modern museum Mon, 18 Jul 2011 21:38:26 +0000 jessicapatterson 3089 at http://design.org The Work of Wim Crouwel: Exhibition and Video Interview http://design.org/blog/work-wim-crouwel-exhibition-and-video-interview <p><a href="http://designmuseum.org/exhibitions/2011/wim-crouwel" target="The London Design Museum">The London Design Museum</a> is in the last few weeks of its exhibit showcasing prolific dutch graphic designer Wim Crouwel. <A href="http://Crane.tv" target="Crane.tv">Crane.tv</a> spoke with Crouwel and shared a preview of the exhibition, A Graphic Odyssey. He discusses his iconic digital typography and "what makes Dutch design distinctive."</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/wim_crouwel_1.png?1309147671" /> </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/work-wim-crouwel-exhibition-and-video-interview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/work-wim-crouwel-exhibition-and-video-interview#comments design designer exhibition graphic holland interview london museum video Mon, 27 Jun 2011 04:08:19 +0000 jessicapatterson 2941 at http://design.org The Pysanka Museum of Eggs http://design.org/blog/pysanka-museum-eggs <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/04/24/pysanka_.jpg" alt="Design, easteregg, museum" title="Design, easteregg, museum" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" />[Photo by <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/oleksiym/5649165094/" target="Oleksiy M">Oleksiy M</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="409" title="Design, easteregg, museum" alt="Design, easteregg, museum" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/04/24/pysanka_.jpg?1303709062" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/pysanka-museum-eggs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/pysanka-museum-eggs#comments architecture design holiday museum ukraine Mon, 25 Apr 2011 05:32:21 +0000 jessicapatterson 2807 at http://design.org Art Deco, French Curves and the 1938 Hispano Suiza Dubonnet Xenia: Auto Design http://design.org/blog/art-deco-french-curves-and-1938-hispano-suiza-dubonnet-xenia-auto-design <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/03/29/Hispano_Suiza_Xenia_3.jpg" alt="Design, automobile, Xenia" title="Design, automobile, Xenia" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <p>The <a href="http://www.mullinautomotivemuseum.com/" target="Mullin Automotive Museum">Mullin Automotive Museum</a> in California is celebrating the Art Deco Movement with a display of automobile relics and art. The 1938 Hispano Suiza Dubonnet Xenia is the latest edition to the "French Curves" collection.</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="399" title="Design, automobile, Xenia" alt="Design, automobile, Xenia" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/03/29/Hispano_Suiza_Xenia_3.jpg?1301437975" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/art-deco-french-curves-and-1938-hispano-suiza-dubonnet-xenia-auto-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/art-deco-french-curves-and-1938-hispano-suiza-dubonnet-xenia-auto-design#comments automotive car design history museum Tue, 29 Mar 2011 22:49:34 +0000 jessicapatterson 2753 at http://design.org Jurassic Lounge Poster Design by Carnival Studio http://design.org/blog/jurassic-lounge-poster-design-carnival-studio <p>Digging this poster design from <a href="http://www.carnivalstudio.com.au/#/home" target="Carnival Studio">Carnival Studio</a> for <a href="http://www.jurassiclounge.com/" target="Jurassic Lounge">Jurassic Lounge</a>, an amazing event at the Australia Museum in Sydney when the doors open late for live art and music performances, drinks and the sharing of new ideas.</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/03/07/jurassic_lounge_2.jpg" alt="Design, jurassic, carnival" title="Design, jurassic, carnival" 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="877" title="Design, jurassic, carnival" alt="Design, jurassic, carnival" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/03/07/jurassic_lounge_2.jpg?1299535635" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/jurassic-lounge-poster-design-carnival-studio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/jurassic-lounge-poster-design-carnival-studio#comments agency art australia design graphic museum poster sydney Mon, 07 Mar 2011 22:12:14 +0000 jessicapatterson 2693 at http://design.org From Around Town (and Elsewhere): Chicago http://design.org/blog/around-town-and-elsewhere-chicago <p>During a visit to Chicago, I discovered these cards amidst the free literature at a coffee house. The card <a href="http://design.org/graphic-design" target="designs">designs</a> are printed on a thick, off-white, textured card stock, and I loved how bright and bold they were, making them pop out against the other fliers and pamphlets.</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, Chicago, found" alt="Design, Chicago, found" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/02/14/aroundtown_chicago_4.jpg?1297733753" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/around-town-and-elsewhere-chicago" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/around-town-and-elsewhere-chicago#comments art chicago design found museum video Tue, 15 Feb 2011 02:05:37 +0000 jessicapatterson 2643 at http://design.org The Dali Museum: Beautiful Architecture by HOK http://design.org/blog/dali-museum-beautiful-architecture-hok <p>The new location of <a href="http://thedali.org/" target="The Salvador Dali Museum">The Salvador Dali Museum</a> in St. Petersburg opened on January 11 of this year. Designed by <a href="http://www.hok.com/" target="HOK">HOK</a>, the architecture of the building is mysterious and extraordinary, much like the contents of the museum itself. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/02/10/dali_museum_1.jpg" alt="Design, architecture, dali" title="Design, architecture, dali" 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="413" title="Design, architecture, dali" alt="Design, architecture, dali" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/02/10/dali_museum_1.jpg?1297372672" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/dali-museum-beautiful-architecture-hok" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/dali-museum-beautiful-architecture-hok#comments design museum stpetersburg Thu, 10 Feb 2011 21:23:45 +0000 jessicapatterson 2635 at http://design.org