Monthly Archive for October, 2010

Jules Julien – Updates

The super talented Lucy MacLeod has just reminded me about Jules Julien. Looks like there have been some really great works added to the website. Well worth a peek.

Radim Peško

Radim Peško has recently released a brilliant print-on-demand specimen book for his small but beautifully formed type foundry RP. Im in love with Fague, Mitim and Larish-Neue. You can order the specimen book from self publishers LULU here.

Coverjunkie

Coverjunkie is the place for cover lovers’ a visual database of the good, the bad and the amazing. (via @stevenbonner )

Nous Sommes

Keeping on a French fashion tip, Nous Sommes are a Parisian duo who design and create custom jewelry pieces based on famous faces, from Grace Jones to Karl Lagerfield, Marilyn Monroe to Spike Lee. A very nice accessory indeed.

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Zawada for Sixpack

Nice little interview with HR favourite Jonathan Zawada for Sixpack France / Scion AV (via @Sixpack_France)

Water City

Water City is a great little short that was directed by Martin de Thurah and created as part of the Danish Pavilion at Shanghai EXPO 2010.

They Are Made

Lovely work by bespoke set and prop designers/fabricators M A D E, a team who ‘continually enable a multitude of creative visions to be realised.’ Great to see some work focussing on ‘behind the scene’ stuff. via @usdesignstudio

Von Szombathy

Chris von Szombathy has a great sense  of humour which really comes through in his lovely, varied illustrations. Some real treats on his site. (via Kitsune Noir)

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Colors and the Kids

CATK is a Berlin based, interdisciplinary design studio with some very, very lovely work. (via @WolffOlins)

Made In:Side

Great series by Croatian artist Igor Eskinja who works directly onto gallery surfaces with largely basic materials. Be sure to check his Flick’r photostream for some of his other works.

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Herring & Herring

Beautiful photography across editorial, beauty and commercial based projects from collaborative duo Herring & Herring.

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MmmHmm

This great new video for Flying Lotus’s track MmmHmm landed in my inbox this morning. Directed by Special Problems and commissioned by Warp Films, the video features an object that looks strongly influenced by the Mandelbrot set. Truly memorising.

Fabric by Village Green

Great collection of Fabric and Fabriclive posters on the new site of London based studio Village Green. I have alot of these kicking around my flat.

Issey Miyake

Beautiful new range by Issey Miyake and his Reality Lab that expands from flat 2-d geometric shapes into structured, wearable shirts, skirts, pants and dresses. Find more info and see the full range with a great little video on Dezeen here. A truly inspiring realisation.

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