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26th April, 2011

A video as beautiful as its director


barnstormers

A classic from the New York-based Barnstormers crew from a while back Read on…

oil_infographic

We need to remind ourselves each day about the impact of oil on our world. Read on…

freud_reflection_1985_thumb

Another momentous occasion in my journey to become a painter happened when I first saw this work. Read on…

bikes_of_sf_thumb3

Who would have thought it would be so easy to accurately identify neighborhoods of a city by bike styles. Read on…

caustics

Caustics are a bit more than just the pattern seen on the bottom of the pool. It is the name given to the phenomenon of converging light. Read on…

cab

If you’re like me and you trawl the design and inspiration sites from time to time, you will have noticed the increased use of a new style of animated gif.  Read on…

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Born in Germany in 1865, Karl Blossfeldt was self-taught and since his youth a great lover of nature. As a sculptor and modeller in a foundry for artwork, he used flowers and plants as inspiration for decorations. Read on…

sam_cooke_thumb

Having been writing this blog for a while now, I noticed that I have hardly touched upon one of the greatest sources of inspiration throughout my life… music. Read on…

saul_leiter_thumb

Born 1923, Saul Leiter is an American photographer and painter whose early work in the 1940’s and 1950’s was an important contribution to what came to be recognized as The New York School. Read on…

color_food

As designers, we know color is important. But when food is your medium, color can be powerful enough to influence taste—and affect health. Fascinating article.

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mandelbrot

Studying complex dynamics in the 1970s, mathematics legend, Benoit Mandelbrot had a key insight about a particular set of mathematical objects Read on…

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A video as beautiful as its director