Category Archives: design

Daniel Libeskind’s lighting design creates a Big Bang | Design | Agenda | Phaidon

 

Daniel Libeskind’s lighting design creates a Big Bang | Design | Agenda | Phaidon.

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477 Parts – Pimp Your Eyes Store by Lesha Galkin.

We love the idea of this modular store, made entirely from modular cnc cut plywood.

 

PYE Store on Behance.

Hotel Daniel in Vienna – Thisispaper Magazine

Inspiration: It seems this hotel in Vienna has thought of everything. They’ve designed every little corner. Especially like the paper created by Mike Fuisz and Sabine Kembichler.

Review from thisispaper

Paper from behance

Wedge & Fig | Identity Designed

 

A very nice ‘handmade’ identity. The consistency throughout all collateral really strengthens the brand, creating a strong, sophisticated but fun identity with heaps of personality.

Wedge & Fig | Identity Designed.

University of California Identity

Whether you like the new branding for the University of California, you surely can’t deny that this is a nice way to introduce it. Designed by an 11 person in-house creative team.

University of California Logo and Identity

3M Australian HQ

Environmental graphics designed by THERE.

Panther Signs

The Halycon

The Halycon is a new arts / retail / design / music / food space in London. We love the strong and exciting identity. Created by SomeOne.

Fresh take on sushi

This identity is for London suushi store Yoobi which takes influences from Japan and Brazil. The sushi is made fresh to order. The branding centres around the shape of the product and is consistently applied to the environmental graphics, furniture, signage, stationery, packaging and print.

Yoobi logo

Yoobi brand identity design

Yoobi brand identity design

Yoobi brand identity design

Yoobi stools

Yoobi brand identity design

Yoobi packaging

Yoobi brand identity design

Yoobi brand identity design

Yoobi staff

Yoobi leaflets

Yoobi window

Yoobi | Identity Designed.

London 2012 starts to take shape

The environmental graphics at the London Olympics is starting to show up. LOCOG have somehow managed to use the graphic language from the logo to develop a brand rather than just a logo.

Sinking about type

Alex Mustonen and Daniel Arsham, reconstructed the 10-foot letters from the old Miami Orange Bowl and whimsically scattered around the east plaza of the new Marlins Ballpark. Created as a sort of memorial to the stadium that was demolished in 2008.

Typographic Installation, Typography as sculpture, Orange Bowl Type as memorial, Miami, Snarkitecture

Typographic Installation, Typography as sculpture, Orange Bowl Type as memorial, Miami, Snarkitecture

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Somewhere, over the rainbow…

Lies a small kindergarten school in Paris. Palatre & Leclere restored this 1940’s building.

Patricia Cafe, Melbourne

 

Patricia by Beyond the Pixels, Melbourne

Case Study can be found at Identity Designed

Madefire is an open book

Madefire is a new digital publishing platform for comics and graphic novels through two main features: a desktop web tool where creators can produce their stories, and an iPad that delivers the content, with animation, music, and sound effects.

Madefire | Moving Brands – a global branding company.

Maison Radio-Canada by Sid Lee Architecture

Entrance corridor of the Masion Radio-Canada providing interactive experiences.






Salon Urbain by Sid Lee Architecture and Ædifica

This parking area at Place des Arts was turned into a Salon Urbain, a versatile new space ideal for meeting up before or after a musical performance, a gallery visit or a conference.

Thrupence EP artwork cover series

Artwork from musician and designer Jack Vanzet.


Revisiting the animated gif

The animated gif is often seen to be as out of date date as a floppy disk but Matther DiVito is here to resuscitate these little living images.

Underground Eco House

“Embedded in the ground to minimize its impact on the surrounding hillside, the Bolton Eco House by Make Architects has been dubbed “the house of the future.” “

Underground Eco House by Make Architects – Enpundit.

Some 2012 One Show Standouts

One Show winner – the annual report on solar power where the content only appears under sunlight

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vATSkM6Qf6Y%5D

 

One Show branding/logo design winner – Elephant combs

Elephant Combs logo

Elephant Combs logo

A logo that grows on you

Baby best sells products that aim to enhance the relationship between a mother and a baby and the castle logo communicates the safety of that relationship.

I like the way the logo is shown as a large group of units which are also used individually.

Baby Best brand identity design

Baby Best brand identity design

Baby Best brand identity design

Baby Best brand identity design

Baby Best brand identity design

Baby Best Identity by Kit Cheuk.

Zebra Inspired

Branding of the five star luxury hotel, Sankara, from Glazer Brand & Design Consultants. It draws its inspiration from a zebras stripes, giving it an authentic african flavour.

Sankara logo sketch

Sankara logo sketch

“Hipster” Redesigns of Famous Brand Logos

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The Coca-Cola logo may be classic, but is it really relevant to hip, metropolitan 20-somethings? With the motto “holding up a mirror to the artsy community,” a Tumblr called Hipster Branding proposes tongue-in-cheek solutions for popular brands looking to attract the cool kids. The blog’s mastermind, Dave Spengeler, redesigns corporate logos in a familiar minimalist style, with plenty of trendy signifiers — anchors, mustaches, Helvetica or old-fashioned fonts, the ubiquitous “X.” The results range from actually attractive to hilariously ridiculous; page through to see a few of our favorites, the follow Hipster Branding to keep up with the feed.

Image credit: Hipster Branding. Spotted via Thaeger

Image credit: Hipster Branding

Image credit: Hipster Branding

Image credit: Hipster Branding

Image credit: Hipster Branding

Image credit: Hipster Branding

Image credit: Hipster Branding

Image credit: Hipster Branding

Image credit: Hipster Branding

Image credit: Hipster Branding

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