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2 BFFS Gave This Club a Sick Graffiti Makeover

Olga and m05k developed a friendship that would carry them through a fruitful collaboration.
Diana Shi
7.1.17
Art
Art

Delicate Paper Calligraphy Showcases a Cheerful Alphabet

Find your paper-cut initials in Sabeena Karnik’s delicate typeface and calligraphy pieces.
Diana Shi
2.4.17
Design
Design

36 Days and 36 Design Prompts Lead to 36 Spectacular Typographical Creations

Jesseca Dollano makes a new type pattern with polished futurism.
Andrew Nunes
11.29.16
Art
Art

Hundreds of Animators Collaborated on This Free Kinetic Typeface

Static type might as well be invisible next to these bouncing glyphs.
J.H. Fearless
11.27.16
Design
Design

"Picasso of Design" Paul Rand’s Manifesto Is Back in Print

The architect of modernist graphic design’s classic manifesto ‘A Designer’s Art’ is now back in print.
DJ Pangburn
11.19.16
Art
Art

Former Graffito Brings Type-Inspired Murals to Kobe, Japan

San José-based artist Sam Rodriguez brings a style influenced by interesting typefaces and Hayao Miyazaki's color schemes to Kobe.
Beckett Mufson
10.21.16
Design
Design

These Fonts Shred: A Typographical Survey of Heavy Metal

From gothic text to black metal band logos, we unpack the visual design of heavy metal.
Marnie Sehayek
10.15.16
Art
Art

In Beautiful Calligraphic Tags, This Artist Hides Messages to Himself

Accidental 'calligraffiti' writer Soemone looks back to the roots of letters and tags for his inspiration.
Mike Steyels
10.1.16
Art
Art

Now You Can Commodore 64-ify Your Logo

New media artist Stijn Peeters resurrects the Commodore 64’s distinctive video game typography.
DJ Pangburn
9.12.16
Art
Art

Watch Gauzy Coral Reefs Shape-Shift Into Letters

An ecosystem of coral wiggles and expands through every letter of the alphabet.
Diana Shi
9.11.16
Music
Music

Here's What Happened When Conceptual Artists Released a Concept Album

Like Beyoncé and Frank Ocean, new media art duo !Mediengruppe Bitnik push the envelope of the audiovisual album.
DJ Pangburn
8.22.16
Design
Design

‘Stranger Things’-ify Anything with This Typography Generator

Your text, just creepier.
Francesca Capossela
8.17.16