The last week was full of cool things, John Hicks and the gorilla icon for Silverback, the new BBC beta site, and the very useful 10 Phrases Every Freelancer Should Kick-Out of Their Vocabulary article from Freelanceswitch are just three examples, below we list some of the best articles we read during this past week.
If we missed something that you think it's really good, leave a comment and we will check that out
I'm a Brazilian product designer based in Oakland, California currently working for Google as a Staff Designer. I am also the founder of Abduzeedo, an award-winning digital publication about design and a personal project that has become the source of inspiration for millions of designers and enthusiasts.
In this post you wills see an amazing poster collection by Quim Marin, a designer from Barcelona, Spain. His style is really simple, using shapes, colors, and typography these posters come to life with a really strong message. Enjoy!
For more from Quim Marin visit quimmarin.com, and behance.net/quimmarin.
Future Marquetry is a design brand based in Paris. They explore lettering & design, combining the best of past, present and future. As they say: "We use ancient skills with futuristic technics to provide innovative products and designs". In this post we will feature some of their super inspiring work.
For more information visit: http://futuremarketry.tumblr.com/
Somehow with time, I began to be more and more fascinated with Industrial Design and Product Design. Taking something that we use everyday, rip it apart to discover what can be improved and create something entirely new and innovative are part of an accomplishment. For example, there is many kitchen hardware available, it’s not because you’ve been using tool for X amount of time would mean that is the best way to do it.
Today I want to share this beautiful branding and packaging of a Whiskey brand from Germany. Designer Chad Michael from New York took this project to a whole other level, take a look at this beauty.
For more from Chad Michael visit workbychadmichael.com and behance.net/ChadMichael.