Random ideas thoughts and expressions

 

Random ideas thoughts and expressions

 

Random ideas thoughts and expressions

Calder

As a huge fan of Alexander Calder I need this... Calder, a monograph book of the artist by Jacob Baal-Teshuva, published by Taschen...

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Eff d’Hey poster

Although the exact date is unknown, this poster probably dates to around 1930, when the French Riviera was at its most glamorous. The design, by Eff d’Hey, was an early promotion for sun lotion. Via The...

Heron Preston X Carhartt Fanny Pack

Heron Preston X Carhartt Fanny Pack with  camouflage print, sturdy metal hardware, zip around closure, leather trim and mesh back. Can be carried as crossbody bag or waistbag. Available from...

Ruin and Redemption in Architecture

In four distinct chapters — Lost, Forgotten, Reimagined, and Transformed — Ruin and Redemption in Architecture examines structures and buildings at all stages of neglect, with ample case studies along the way. It's written by Dan Barasch—one of the co-founders of New...

Kyoko Enami x Kishin Shinoyama

Kyoko Enami (江波 杏子 Enami Kyōko), Japanese actress (1942–2018), photographed in 1968 by Kishin Shinoyama (篠山 紀信 Shinoyama Kishin, Japanese, b. 1940). Via...

In praise of shadows

“We find beauty not in the thing itself but in the patterns of shadows, the light and the darkness, that one thing against another creates.” — Jun'ichirō Tanizaki

Eff d’Hey poster

Eff d’Hey poster

Although the exact date is unknown, this poster probably dates to around 1930, when the French Riviera was at its most glamorous. The design, by Eff d’Hey, was an early promotion for sun lotion. Via The...

Heron Preston X Carhartt Fanny Pack

Heron Preston X Carhartt Fanny Pack

Heron Preston X Carhartt Fanny Pack with  camouflage print, sturdy metal hardware, zip around closure, leather trim and mesh back. Can be carried as crossbody bag or waistbag. Available from...

Ruin and Redemption in Architecture

Ruin and Redemption in Architecture

In four distinct chapters — Lost, Forgotten, Reimagined, and Transformed — Ruin and Redemption in Architecture examines structures and buildings at all stages of neglect, with ample case studies along the way. It's written by Dan Barasch—one of the co-founders of New...

Kyoko Enami x Kishin Shinoyama

Kyoko Enami x Kishin Shinoyama

Kyoko Enami (江波 杏子 Enami Kyōko), Japanese actress (1942–2018), photographed in 1968 by Kishin Shinoyama (篠山 紀信 Shinoyama Kishin, Japanese, b. 1940). Via...

In praise of shadows

“We find beauty not in the thing itself but in the patterns of shadows, the light and the darkness, that one thing against another creates.” — Jun'ichirō Tanizaki

Dieter Rams: Design by Vitsoe

In 1976 designer Dieter Rams sketched out some of his core beliefs in front of an audience in New York City. Massively ahead of its time and bursting with sound advice, this transcript of his talk is a must-read for creatives across any design discipline.