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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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• Search through our archives (starting with Vol. 45 September 2010)

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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 diane zerr

At first grossed out, then smitten with the Lace Works by April Dauscha.

“Lace speaks of purity and sexuality, it reveals and conceals, it is humble, yet gluttonous in its ornamental overindulgence; lace is the ultimate dichotomy.”

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11.21.2014

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IGNANT

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no.

by armin

Font Bureau has released Tilda, by Jessica Hische, based on the lettering she previously did for Moonrise Kingdom. It’s quite stunning.

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11.21.2014

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no.

by armin

Cute. Felt allows you to digitally edit, compose, and decorate small prints to send by post.

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11.21.2014

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no.

by armin

Richard Heap is vectorizing some of the vernacular typography found throughout Guatemala City’s Zone 1, the capital’s downtown centre.

Link

11.21.2014

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no.

by plamen

DC Comics have filed a complaint to the EU trademark registration body against 1919 found Spanish club Valencia CF over their logo looking too much like one of the numerous Batman signs. Crazy stuff.

Update: BBC has seen the original documents submitted.

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11.21.2014

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no.

by armin

Wow. Today’s Google Doodle is dedicated to Sister Corita Kent, who would have celebrated her 96th birthday today. Don’t know who she is? The link has you covered.

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11.20.2014

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no.

by armin

I’ll never tire of motion screen grabs of playing around with type, specially when it’s this nice. Matt Willey for Port magazine.

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11.20.2014

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no.

by armin

Turns out the previously Quip’d Design Gangs illustrations by Matt Stevens are part of a Kickstarter project to turn them into temporary tattoos, t-shirts, and poster.

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11.20.2014

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no.

by armin

Small but enthralling series of lips drawn in pencil by Christo Dagorov.

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11.20.2014

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Colossal

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no.

by doug bartow

Morris Everett Jr. is putting his 196,000-piece collection of movie posters up for auction.

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11.19.2014

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