Archive for the “Design” category

Feltron 2012 Annual Report

by Tanya on March 15, 2013

Nicholas Felton’s 2012 Annual Report is now available for pre-order online. Each year Felton creates a very detailed and beautifully designed report based on the happenings of his life. “The contents of this report were gathered with a custom-built iPhone (…)

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Dikini

by Tanya on December 5, 2012

Eugénie Manseau and Philippe Carreau of industrial design studio Dikini were recently awarded the Phyllis Lambert Design Montréal Grant. The $10,000 grant will allow the recipients to take a study trip to Seoul, South Korea, where they will analyze various (…)

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Elegantissima

by Tanya on September 21, 2012

Elegantissima is a monograph showcasing the work of Louise Fili. Specializing in typography, book cover design, restaurant and food packaging design, Louise Fili has led a prominent and inspiring career in graphic design. After working as an art director for (…)

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Air Canada’s 75th Anniversary Videos

by Tanya on September 16, 2012

Karim Zariffa is the Montreal based artist behind the beautifully crafted 75th Anniversary videos for Air Canada. Commissioned by SpaFax, Zariffa was asked to create two promotion videos, one showcasing the flight attendants uniforms throughout the decades and the other (…)

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Eight Hour Day

by Jill on June 26, 2012

Eight Hour Day is a design and illustration studio currently based in San Francisco, California. Nathan Strandberg and Katie Kirk are the husband and wife team behind the design boutique where they “aspire for the designed life(style): a place where work, life (…)

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Wood Casting by Hilla Shamia

by Tanya on May 10, 2012

Hilla Shamia is a product designer who lives and works in Tel Aviv – Jaffa, Israel. She created a beautiful series of furniture combining cast aluminium and wood. The negative factor of burnt wood is transformed into aesthetic and emotional (…)

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Mad Men’s Season 5

by Tanya on April 12, 2012

The long awaited 5th season of AMC’s Mad Men began airing last month. This season sees main character and advertising genius, Don Draper, living in a fantastic 1960′s New York loft complete with beautiful mid-century furnishings. The story behind the (…)

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Sawdust

by Tanya on March 9, 2012

Sawdust is the a London based creative studio specializing in custom type development, identity creation, art direction, etc. The award-winning studio is the creative partnership of Rob Gonzalez and Jonathan Quainton who’s striking visual style has earned them international recognition. (…)

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Kern and Burn

by Tanya on February 27, 2012

Kern and Burn is an online and print publication that curates discussions, interviews, and essays about design entrepreneurship. Founded by Tim Hoover and Jessica Karle Heltzel, Kern and Burn invites design entrepreneurs who have turned their personal passions into careers (…)

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Typeface Memory Game

by Tanya on January 17, 2012

The Typeface Memory Game was designed by Brazil based arquitetura + design  and published by BIS Publishers. There are twenty-five pairs of cards, each one presenting a different type family. The box also contains a glossary with terms used in (…)

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