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• Quipsologies, is a division of UnderConsideration, chronicling the most curious, creative, and notable projects, stories, and events of the graphic design industry on a daily basis.

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UnderConsideration is a graphic design enterprise that runs a network of blogs, publishes books, organizes live events, and designs for clients.

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Brand New / Displaying opinions, and focusing solely, on corporate and brand identity work.

FPO (For Print Only) / Celebrating the reality that print is not dead by showcasing the most compelling printed projects.

Brand New Classroom / Providing a space for critique and opinions on student identity work.

Speak Up (2002 – 2009) / Discussing, and looking for, what is relevant in, and the relevance of, graphic design. Archives Only.

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Flaunt: Designing effective, compelling and memorable portfolios of creative work / 2010, self-published.

Graphic Design, Referenced: A Visual Guide to the Language, Applications, and History of Graphic Design / 2009, Rockport.

Women of Design: Influence and Inspiration from the Original Trailblazers to the New Groundbreakers / 2008, HOW Books.

The Word It Book: Speak Up Presents a Gallery of Interpreted Words / 2007, HOW Books.

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no.

by armin

Long and informative interview with Lance Totten, set decorator for the 1980s-set Halt and Catch Fire on AMC.

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07.28.2015

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by armin

Word Wars is an automated script by Julien Deswaef that plugs into the The New York Times RSS feed, looks for keywords related to “WAR” and then outputs a video to YouTube in the form of the Star Wars crawl.

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07.28.2015

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Kottke

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by james i bowie

How Impact became the default typeface for Internet memes.

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07.27.2015

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GDC Alberta North

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no.

by niki blaker

Get ready to lose hours of your day! Now there’s a site is an aggregate for design-related videos.

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07.27.2015

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by niki blaker

I’m not convinced the move is as tyrannical as the article mentions, after all, trademark colors have been around for a while, but it’s interesting to see Pantone’s “Minion Yellow” as a Hollywood stunt.

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07.27.2015

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by armin

Creepy, enthralling, and, um, creepy: Feelers, by Ari Weinkle, a typographic experiment based on the movement of animal appendages. Full alphabet and motion piece at the link.

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07.27.2015

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SwissMiss

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by armin

6,400 spools of thread spin around to recreate images tagged on Instagram in this 2,000-pound machine. More info at the link on this project by Breakfast NY for Forever 21.

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07.27.2015

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Prosthetic Knowledge

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by armin

The work of old masters superimposed with BuzzFeed style headlines.

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07.27.2015

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Prosthetic Knowledge

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by armin

Beautiful (and bounciful) dresses by Danit Peleg produced entirely with office-level 3D printers.

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07.27.2015

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Prosthetic Knowledge

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by armin

Great project by Sanket Avlani to provide better designs for the backseats of taxis in Mumbai. Already in the works for some time but now has moved into Kickstarter.

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07.24.2015

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