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Mercedes Benz / Left & Right Brain

Mercedes Benz / Left & Right Brain

Category: Advertising, Colour, Design / Print,

Posted by: Jen
Posted: Sep 26th 2012
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It's day one of colour for the full-time students in Sydney and to mark the occasion here are some wonderful ads for Mercedes Benz. Depicting the difference between the left and right side of the brain I think they're a breath of fresh air from standard car ads. The agency beghind the ads was Shalmor Avnon Amichay / Y&R Inte...

Yayoi Kusama: New York, 12 July - 30 September

Yayoi Kusama: New York, 12 July - 30 September

Category: Art, Colour, Events/Exhibitions, Fashion,

Posted by: Jen
Posted: Aug 8th 2012
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If you're wondering what's with the wonderfully crazy window displays in Louis Vuitton at the moment (if you've seen the polkadot tentacles you'll know what I mean) it turns out they're the work of Japanese artist, Yayoi Kusama. I was lucky enough to attend her exhibition at the MCA in Sydney back in 2009 and it was probably one of the most fun and interactive ...

Paris vs New York — in graphic form

Paris vs New York — in graphic form

Category: Colour, Design / Editorial, Design / Typography, Illustration,

Posted by: Peter
Posted: Apr 15th 2012
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Beautifully simple, graphic and striking representation of icons from two of the world's great cities — Paris and New York — by Paris-based graphic designer and blogger Vahram Muratyan, as featured in Sunday's Guardian. Vahram's talents e...

Matthias Heiderich

Matthias Heiderich

Category: Art, Colour, Photography,

Posted by: Peter
Posted: Mar 6th 2012
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Amazing work from Berlin-based photographer Matthias Hedierich. Blazingly bold colour and a really interesting graphic take on composition... clearly the guy has an eye for urban spaces through a lens. I've really got to get myself back to Berlin! (Found via butdoes...

Design Seeds

Design Seeds

Category: Blogs, Colour, Resources / Reference,

Posted by: Jen
Posted: Mar 1st 2012
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A wonderful friend of mine just pointed me in the direction of Design Seeds and her timing couldn't be more perfect for Australian FT students as they're just starting colour theory. This is a beautiful site that separates images into simple colour palettes. You can even pick a colour value and find complimentary ...

Sam Bevington

Sam Bevington

Category: Colour, Design / Print, Design / Typography, Illustration,

Posted by: Peter
Posted: Feb 20th 2012
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London-based illustrator Sam Bevington provides some nice eye candy for the Illustrator-minded among us… ...
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swissted

swissted

Category: Colour, Design / Print,

Posted by: Peter
Posted: Feb 15th 2012
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The ever-resourceful John Owens (Manchester PT Lecturer) has forwarded through this find. Definitely for all you lovers of all things Swiss out there... ...

COLOUR PERCEPTION

COLOUR PERCEPTION

Category: Colour,

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Posted: Jan 23rd 2012
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  Is our perception of colour universal? Do we all see it the same way, and is it something we are born with, or something we learn?   ...
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How good are your colour skills?

How good are your colour skills?

Category: Colour, Resources / Online Tutorials,

Posted by: Corrie
Posted: Jan 24th 2012
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Method of Action are at it again! This time you can test your colour skills. If you haven't had a go at the others check out Kern Type and Shape Type. Bonus! - you can post your score on Facebook and twitter...
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swissted

swissted

Category: Colour, Design / Print, Design / Typography,

Posted by: Corrie
Posted: Jan 18th 2012
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Who would have thought punk rock and the clean lines of swiss modernism could work together so beautifully? Mike Joyce is redesigning old punk, hardcore, and indie rock show flyers into International Typographic Style posters. There's 205 (and counting) posters to drool over - check them out at www.swissted.com ...
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