berlin http://design.org/tags/berlin en The Forty Story of Pentagram: A Narrative Portfolio Reel http://design.org/blog/forty-story-pentagram-narrative-portfolio-reel <p>This video cleverly celebrates <a href="http://www.pentagram.com/" target="Pentagram's">Pentagram's</a> 40th anniversary and also functions as a unique—no to mention impressive—portfolio reel. Told as the story of boy born and maturing (rather quickly) over the corse of the <a href="http://design.org/graphic-design" target="design">design</a> consultancy's existence, it shows "how his life has been tracked (and kerned) by forty years of Pentagram design," typography and branding.</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="291" title="Design, pentagram, 40" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/06/18/pentagram_40_02.jpg?1340085283" /> </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="292" title="Design, pentagram, 40" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/06/18/pentagram_40_03.jpg?1340085368" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="292" title="Design, pentagram, 40" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/06/18/pentagram_40_04.jpg?1340085368" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="293" title="Design, pentagram, 40" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/06/18/pentagram_40_01.jpg?1340085368" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="430" title="Design, pentagram, 40" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/06/18/pentagram_40_07.jpg?1340085368" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="430" title="Design, pentagram, 40" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/06/18/pentagram_40_05.jpg?1340085368" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="430" title="Design, pentagram, 40" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/06/18/pentagram_40_10.jpg?1340085368" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="430" title="Design, pentagram, 40" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/06/18/pentagram_40_08.jpg?1340085368" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="430" title="Design, pentagram, 40" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/06/18/pentagram_40_06.jpg?1340085368" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="430" title="Design, pentagram, 40" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/06/18/pentagram_40_11.jpg?1340085368" /> </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/forty-story-pentagram-narrative-portfolio-reel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/forty-story-pentagram-narrative-portfolio-reel#comments agency austin berlin brand design graphic identity london newyork sanfrancisco video Tue, 19 Jun 2012 05:51:34 +0000 jessicapatterson 4257 at http://design.org Pretty and Mysterious Photography by Lisa Wassmann http://design.org/blog/pretty-and-mysterious-photography-lisa-wassmann <p><a href="http://www.lisawassmann.com/" target="Lisa Wassmann">Lisa Wassmann</a> is a photographer and video artist living and working in Berlin. Her portfolio is full of part etherial, part dark and slightly mysterious photos that seem to be pieces of a story. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/10/31/lisawassmann_photography_20.jpg" alt="" title="Design, lisawassmann, photography" 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="920" title="Design, lisawassmann, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/31/lisawassmann_photography_14.jpg?1320098060" /> </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="443" title="Design, lisawassmann, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/31/lisawassmann_photography_02.jpg?1320098459" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, lisawassmann, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/31/lisawassmann_photography_01.jpg?1320098459" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="925" title="Design, lisawassmann, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/31/lisawassmann_photography_03.jpg?1320098459" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, lisawassmann, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/31/lisawassmann_photography_04.jpg?1320098459" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="935" title="Design, lisawassmann, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/31/lisawassmann_photography_05.jpg?1320098459" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, lisawassmann, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/31/lisawassmann_photography_06.jpg?1320098460" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="404" title="Design, lisawassmann, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/31/lisawassmann_photography_08.jpg?1320098460" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, lisawassmann, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/31/lisawassmann_photography_07.jpg?1320098460" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, lisawassmann, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/31/lisawassmann_photography_09.jpg?1320098460" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, lisawassmann, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/31/lisawassmann_photography_10.jpg?1320098460" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="944" title="Design, lisawassmann, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/31/lisawassmann_photography_11.jpg?1320098460" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, lisawassmann, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/31/lisawassmann_photography_12.jpg?1320098460" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="929" title="Design, lisawassmann, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/31/lisawassmann_photography_13.jpg?1320098460" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="946" title="Design, lisawassmann, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/31/lisawassmann_photography_15.jpg?1320098461" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="943" title="Design, lisawassmann, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/31/lisawassmann_photography_16.jpg?1320098461" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, lisawassmann, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/31/lisawassmann_photography_17.jpg?1320098461" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="937" title="Design, lisawassmann, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/31/lisawassmann_photography_18.jpg?1320098461" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="411" title="Design, lisawassmann, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/31/lisawassmann_photography_19.jpg?1320098515" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="941" title="Design, lisawassmann, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/31/lisawassmann_photography_21.jpg?1320098542" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="894" title="Design, lisawassmann, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/31/lisawassmann_photography_20.jpg?1320098528" /> </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/pretty-and-mysterious-photography-lisa-wassmann" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/pretty-and-mysterious-photography-lisa-wassmann#comments berlin design photography Mon, 31 Oct 2011 21:53:18 +0000 jessicapatterson 3749 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 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 Criterion Collection Logo and Branding by Pentagram http://design.org/blog/criterion-collection-logo-and-branding-pentagram <p>Whenever I browse the aisles of my local record/dvd shop, I always stop by the <a href="http://www.criterion.com/" target="Criterion Collection">Criterion Collection</a> selection to pull out a few films and admire their case design. Today, I stumbled upon the design masters behind their identity and branding. Designers Paula Scher and Julia Hoffmann at <a href="http://www.pentagram.com/" target="Pentagram">Pentagram</a>, an independent design house with designers in London, New York, Berlin and Austin, created the logo and case style for the film series. </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="486" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/06/13/pentagram_criterion_2.jpg?1307999664" /> </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/criterion-collection-logo-and-branding-pentagram" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/criterion-collection-logo-and-branding-pentagram#comments austin berlin brand design graphic identity logo london Movie newyork Mon, 13 Jun 2011 21:18:11 +0000 jessicapatterson 2897 at http://design.org