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Carl Krull is a long time friend of Juxtapoz that we've featured here a few times. His illustration work consists primarly of topographic lines, painted in an almost illusionary way to provide depth and invite interpretation. Like many artists, as he grows and changes, his artistic practice do alongside him, which leads us to Krull's … Continue reading Carl Krull on His Latest Series and New Show “Resonance”
Brand New, is a division of UnderConsideration, displaying opinions, and focusing solely, on corporate and brand identity work. More… UnderConsideration is a graphic design firm generating its own projects, initiatives, and content while taking on limited client work. Run by Bryony Gomez-Palacio and Armin Vit in Bloomington, IN.
New work from Lisbon-born, New York City-based graphic designer Bráulio Amado (previously featured here). On display at Hen’s Teeth retail and gallery space in Dublin from April 7 – 14, Amado will also be signing copies of his latest book on April 7, while a limited release of signed prints by Bráulio will be available … Continue reading Graphic Designer Spotlight: Bráulio Amado
“Value” and “mission driven” are favorite words these days as corporations dive into social responsibility—from blocking gun sales to minors to sending eyeglasses to Zimbabwe. As companies (and their marketing teams) tangle with lawmakers and mindful customers, our heads are spinning. So we asked Do the Green Thing founder and Pentagram partner Naresh Ramchandani what … Continue reading Pentagram’s Naresh Ramchandani: Do the Green Thing
Sometimes, you just don’t want to do your work. It can be such a hassle to get up, start up the computer, fire up the software, and do what needs to be done. You feel tired and bored, having lost sight of why you chose a career in design in the first place, and you … Continue reading What To Do When You Lose Motivation as a Designer
Creating websites has become almost a commonplace skill these days, and there’s such an overabundance of sites out there competing against yours that anything you can do to stand out from the crowd is going to be a huge help. What can we do to get our sites noticed, admired, and paid attention to? It … Continue reading The Art of Building Better Websites
Renowned American graphic designer, Herb Lubalin, best known for his collaborations with Ralph Ginzburg on the magazines Eros, Fact and Avant Garde, is regarded as one of the seminal designers of the 20th century. The, 17 March 2018, will mark what would have been Lubalin's 100th birthday.
German-born, Tschichold is one of the most outstanding and influential typographers of the 20th century, He cleared away the old typography of pre-1925 and made room for a modern, structured and regulated new typography. His work is characterised by rigorous structure, asymmetrical placement of contrasting elements, and layouts based on horizontal and vertical underlying grids.
"I like to say that graphic designers, at least in my case, act as storytellers," states Amsterdam-based designer Virginie Gauthier. "I don't often create 'stories' or content. Instead, I edit, cut, assemble and work with other people's productions: a text, a compilation of writings, documentation of an exhibition."
Paul Rand, was a seminal figure in graphic design who made innovative visual identities for some of America's major corporations and book and magazine publishersWe all have seen the designs of Paul Rand at some stage of our lives. He had a career spanning nearly seven decades. There is the seminal logo for IBM and the logo for ABC. There is the Westinghouse logo, the logo for NeXT computers. There are posters and packaging, book covers, record covers and a multitude of magazine covers.
One of America's most illustrious graphic designers and renowned graphic artists, Milton Glaser has been breaking boundaries and creating iconic works, such as the "I ❤ NY' mark and the Brooklyn Brewery logo, since the 1950s. Born in New York in 1929, he co-founded Push Pin Studios in 1954,
Nou Vichet, commonly known as Pros Nix, started his career in graphic design as soon as he finished high school. He first began in 2010 working a part-time job for Thalias – the parent company of Malis Restaurant. After five years, he started a new journey with KOUPREY Creative Solutions as a creative art director.
Each year Design Indaba gathers together an anomalous group of creative people, from typographers to architects to ceramicists and more, to discuss their projects, process and passions. While each speaker is as different as the next, at times there are similarities in their work.
FCB New Zealand explores excess drinking in this "The Lost Night" PSA for The New Zealand Health Promotion Agency (video above). -Wunderman hired Daniel Bonner from SapientNitro as global CCO. Lincoln Bjorkman is leaving the agency to explore "new opportunities." -What does Facebook consider to be " good creative?"
Enjoy an eclectic array of international illustrators. Check out their work published for use in digital and print media. A collection of illustrations for posters, flyers, magazines, books, animations and video games.