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It’s Chanukah…How does that affect your design?

Hello Monday! Today I will deviate from our custom of showcasing a designer. Instead we will explore a time period: Which One? Greek of course...because its Chanukah!! The Greeks are the first to develop and extensively use a series of moldings to delineate the outlines of buildings. Check this out...and get inspired by the [...]

By |2017-04-20T19:40:08+00:00December 8th, 2015|Categories: Articles, Blog, Chanukah, Typography|0 Comments

It Glitters and it’s the Gold Glamour Trend!

  Hello Monday. Muriel Cooper (1925-1994) was a pioneering book designer, digital designer, researcher, and educator. She was the longtime art director of the MIT Press, instilling a Bauhaus-influenced design style into its many publications. She moved on to become founder of MIT's Visible Language Workshop, and later became a co-founder of the MIT Media [...]

Stare worthy designs…PLUS idea generation FREEBIE!

  Hello Monday. Today we will start with Erik Nitsche (1908-1988). He left an unmistakable mark on the world of design in his approximately 60 year career. Leaving almost no field untouched, he worked as an art director, book designer, illustrator, typographer, graphic designer, photographer, advertiser, and packaging designer. His graphic design work included [...]

Shhh…we found some design freebies for you!

  Hello Monday. This week we will learn a little bit about Saul Bass. Saul Bass was born on May 8, 1920, in the Bronx, New York, United States, to Eastern European Jewish immigrant parents. Bell, Kleenex, AT&T? These were all designed by Bass. The interesting thing is that even though he designed many iconic [...]

By |2017-03-13T18:52:39+00:00November 9th, 2015|Categories: Articles, Blog, Freebies, Typography|2 Comments

Help–I can’t think of an idea!

  Hello Monday. Let's talk about Paula Scher. She is a Jewish Graphic Designer that is a partner at Pentagram. developing identities, packaging and signage for a variety of major clients including The New York Times Magazine,Bloomberg, Target, Jazz at Lincoln Center, Madison Square Park, Tiffany & Co. and Citibank Here are some things she [...]

By |2017-04-20T19:48:20+00:00November 2nd, 2015|Categories: Articles, Blog, Creative|3 Comments
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