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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.

Word It (2003 – 2010) / Encouraging creative diversity in the community through monthly, one-word challenges. 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 diane zerr

Completely hooked on this story, Unearthing Nazca.

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06.23.2017

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no.

by armin

Lovely visual essay by Debbie Millman on what design is.

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06.23.2017

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by armin

Abhishek Singh has recreated the first level of the original Super Mario Bros. in augmented reality, which can be played anywhere using a VR set but it’s even more perfect that it’s played in Central Park, where his behavior passes nearly unnoticed.

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06.23.2017

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Jennifer Daniel

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by armin

Tight typewriter compositions by Ruth Wolf-Rehfeldt.

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06.23.2017

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Coudal

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no.

by ricardo cordoba

Out now: Exchange, the third retail release from Frere-Jones Type, is “a seriffed design for long-form reading” which was originally commissioned for newspaper text.

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06.22.2017

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no.

by armin

A nice, animated reminder of some basics.

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06.22.2017

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Coudal

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by armin

Semi-related to No. 59 below… enter your Instagram handle to figure out your overarching color palette. Here’s mine… kinda depressing when you put it like that.

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06.22.2017

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Domestika

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no.

by diane zerr

Inkwell, a series of new typefaces with handwritten qualities from Hoefler & Co.

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06.21.2017

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by diane zerr

A short film that changes depending on your Instagram handle. Try it!!

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06.21.2017

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Booooooom

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by armin

Barbie’s Ken gets a modern makeover in different skin tones and styles, including this version with a man bun.

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06.21.2017

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