Daylight House by Takeshi Hosaka Natural light diffuses into this house in Yokohama, Japan, through a grid of arched skylights in the ceiling. The translucent acrylic panels cover the entire ceiling of the single-storey house, which was designed by Japanese architect Takeshi Hosaka. Windowless timber walls line the interior, where four bedrooms and a study surround an open-plan living room. A table at the centre of this living room has a glass surface that reflects the ceiling lattice overhead.
The Psychology of Fonts - Infographic Choosing the right fonts is one of the most important decisions when it comes to anything relating to design, whether it be a printed graphic or a website. Knowing the psychology behind choosing the correct font will give you the upper hand when it comes to designing. Weemss took the time to layout this Infographic on the psychology of fonts displaying the top 5 in each group, and what type of events they are best used for. Shortlink: 10 Infographics That Will Teach You About Typography Typography is a crucial component of great designs involving text, so knowing as much as you can about it is an important step to becoming a great designer. This roundup of infographics will help you discover new and interesting things (as well as reinforce and reiterate stuff you already know) about typography. Click the Go to Source link under each infographic to navigate to the source of the infographic and to see the larger version provided by the creator of the infographic. 1. Bold & Justified: The Huge World of Typography Infographic Did you know that Israel is the source of the most expensive typefaces?
Handmade Leather & Oak Goods from by Wirth Digging these handmade goods from Danish design company by Wirth who takes leather and oak and crafts simple, yet practical home furnishings. On this wall shelf, a wooden peg slides through the leather to secures the shelves in their place. This wooden trivet doubles in size when it’s unfolded pulling double duty when you have larger hot pans. Simple leather straps act as a belt to hold your glass jars, vases, or pots in place on the wall for extra storage. A key chain made with a long or short leather strap and a leather piece that folds up to contain your keys.
653 free typography resources From free learning resources to free fonts, free apps and beyond. We all love free stuff, and the internet is full of it. But the time taken to sift through all the low-quality free tutorials, fonts and other resources can often be a false economy. To help you out, we consistently trawl the web and find the diamonds in the rough. COBE and Lunden win competition to design transport hub in Finland News: a team comprising Danish architects COBE and Finnish firm Lundén Architecture has won a competition to design a new transport centre for Tampere, Finland's second-largest city. A team led by COBE and Lundén Architecture in collaboration with Ramboll Finland and Newsec has won an invited design competition for the Tampere Travel and Service Centre, beating four other proposals from architects including Alejandro Zaera-Polo, Benthem Crouwell and Space Group. The winning design, called Reconnecting Tampere, proposes a major new transport hub and development plan to "unite" the centre of the city.
100 Greatest Free Fonts Collection for 2012 Today we'd like to delight you with an extensive list of The Best Free Fonts for 2012. We've made a collection in which you can find Sans Serif, Slab Serif, Rounded, Modern, Display , Art Deco, Geometric, Urban, Futuristic and even abstract style types. An important part of typography is selecting the right typeface for a project. This is one these things that you might want to keep handy for your next designs. Enjoy!
Identify a Font. Font and Typeface Identification tools. What font is that? Ever seen a typeface (font) you like but couldn’t identify it? I once knew an Art Director who was able to identify just about any typeface I showed him. However, in recent years, even he responds with, I don’t have a clue. MoMo Modular Furniture by TACADI MoMo [mobiliario modular], is a flexible modular furniture that seeks to merge the concepts of solid and ethereal, creating practical and minimalist space configurations. Elegant and synthetic, MoMo’s noble materials combine orthogonal wooden structural lines, guided by copper nodes and a soft and flexible felt skin. The collection is conceived as an open system which includes four different modules; chair, deck chair, book shelf and table. These can stand alone or be joined and combined with each other, creating a dynamic system.
A 7-Step Typography Lesson for First-time eLearning Developers Despite the utility of multimedia in eLearning, images and even videos can only go so far: the core source of information remains text. Accordingly, a basic knowledge of typography is a must for any eLearning designer. Good typography enhances readability, encourages information processing, creates a visual hierarchy, and even engages readers' emotions.