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Entries from the Design Blog in the california category.

  • California-based Column Five created this gorgeous and interactive infographic as a gift for their clients and partners this past holiday season. They combined two of their favorite topics—coffee and data visualization.

    Design, coffee, infographic

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    by Jessica Patterson
    May 5, 2012
  • We appreciate the simple and sleek functionality of the Bike Valet by Sacramento-based Reclamation Art + Furniture. The design frees up space in tight quarters and elevates the bicycle to an artistic focal point instead of a hall traffic hindrance. The handcrafted frames are cut from cold steel, finished and dressed with leather or neoprene pads.

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    by Ward Andrews
    February 4, 2012
  • These cool geometric Paper Tables were designed by Matt Gagnon Studio, a design studio in California. The tables are constructed with fused newsprint boards of recycled newspaper and finished with oil, creating a storage space within the graphic cuts and transforming your current reading into an artistic object.

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    by Jessica Patterson
    July 28, 2011
  • Time Belonax is a once design student, professional designer, again student with a beautiful and impressive portfolio. He gathered up his design expertise and experiences and went back to hit the books for his MFA in graphic design at the California Institute of the Arts. He was kind enough to take some time to answer a few questions, and even provided some bonus design resources and recommendations. Read his insights and see works from his portfolio below.

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    by Jessica Patterson
    July 19, 2011
  • Tim Belonax is an MFA candidate in the Graphic Design program at the California Institute of the Arts. His current site shows a sampling of his graduate work, and another site is in production to host his portfolio of professional work. Stay tuned: tomorrow I'll be sharing some Q&A with Tim (read the interview), along with awesome work from his student portfolio.

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    by Jessica Patterson
    July 18, 2011
  • Ben Barry is currently a designer working for Facebook in California. His portfolio is full of beautiful objects, and I especially enjoyed his poster designs, which I've included a sampling of here. Take a look (Bonus: He also shows off some of his process work)!

    Design, poster, benbarry

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    by Jessica Patterson
    June 13, 2011
  • Patrick Tighe Architecture designed the modern and geometric M-Vista House in Los Angeles. The home compound consists of a series of buildings with 10,000 sq. feet of living space surrounding an inner courtyard. The spaces consist of folded planes and seemingly random but strategically placed windows. The pool house and guest house mirror each other as restrained and minimal box structures across the pool. The forms are modern without feeling too sterile or minimal.

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    by Jessica Patterson
    June 9, 2011
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