DYNAMIC AFRICA On Thursday, June 2 we are honoring Angela Y. Davis, the feminist scholar and social activist for this year’s Sackler Center First Awards—our annual celebration of women who have broken gender barriers and made remarkable contributions in their fields.Davis is known internationally for her ongoing work to combat oppression in the United States and abroad. A Sorbonne-educated scholar and college professor, Davis rose to prominence in the 1960s as an outspoken activist for civil rights and other social issues. Asian History nyankee asked: I just wanted to stop in and say how legitimately excited I am for you, and say "congratulations" on your program admission! It's always awesome to see people I look up to/have been following for a long time achieve things they really want, and I can't wait to see how things go for you! :) Thank you so much!
Interviews Ariel Di Lisio, aka Negro™ is a graphic designer from Argentina, specialising on the craft of typography, logos, and print. His work is a fine mix between fresh and modern, always thinking about the functionality and the range of possibilities for the types he creates, showing a great love for shape and geometry. There is nothing he enjoys more than to create his own types, for both personal and commercial projects.
The Design Blog About The Design Blog: Founded, designed and curated by Ena Baćanović - graphic designer based in Zagreb - Croatia, The Design Blog brings you carefully picked high quality inspiration, featuring works of designers and design studios from all over the world, with the main focus on young designers/ students. Except from the daily inspiration, whole week is filled with different types of inspiring posts and sections that are design-related.
Babylon Chronicle Statue of a bearded man, probably a priest, made of limestone from Achaemenid Cyprus. The statue, dating back to 550-500 BCE, depicts a fusion of Greek and Mesopotamian elements reflecting Cyprus’ multicultural history. The island became part of the Assyrian Empire at the end of the 8th century BCE, and later joined the Persian Achaemenid Empire in the 6th century BCE. Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick, ME.
Deceit – Badman Silence Deceit – Badman Silence (Video) Keep you inspired follow ShockBlast Admin / September 19, 2011 / 18:30 About The Book Design Blog The Book Design Blog aims to find and showcase inspirational publications from around the world. From self-published ‘zines to commercially produced books, and everything in between, anything vaguely book-like is considered for a feature. The site is run solely by myself, Paul Murray, a Manchester-based graphic designer. I have a love for all manner of editorial design, and want to share my inspirational discoveries with others who share my passion, whilst also promoting the creative individuals behind the work. Currently I’m working to expand the blog to feature book and publication design-related articles, such as tips and tricks, freebies, design book reviews and interviews.
Designcloud Spector by Fiana O’Leary As her graduation project from the Royal College of Art, designer Fiona O’Leary invented a device that scans and identifies typeface and colours — beaming the samples directly to a nearby computer or storing the information for later. While currently only a prototype, it’s clear that Spector could become wildly popular with graphic designers and typophiles. Tumblr 3D 3D Flintlock Pistol by Yuri Sakaly Nightcrawler by Victor Hugo Queiroz from Brazil Video for 3Ds Max’s users. i_seldom_do some in-progress teaser pics of my 'Hajimari' solo show coming up at Jonathan Levine Gallery in NY this coming Saturday. will post full images of all pieces after opening night happens. ;)
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