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January 5, 2009

Ouch…

Don’t get drunk while you’re watching Helvetica… or you might wake up the next morning with one of these: We might owe this guy a free DVD. Full story here… … Read More

January 5, 2009

Objectified Trailer Sneak Peek on Gizmodo!

It’s impossible to cram a full film’s worth of people, ideas, and images into 90 seconds. But we tried to, sort of. Get an advance peek at the first trailer we’re releasing, this morning at 9am EST on Gizmodo. We’ll be posting it here later in the day. Read More

December 22, 2008

Microwave “Jingle Bells” from AKQA

I’ll try to put aside my reservations about wasted electrical power on this one. Not to mention unnecessary material consumption (what did they do with all those microwaves afterwards?). Happy Holidays! -Gary … Read More

December 17, 2008

Graham Wood at IFC Center this Friday

Attention graphics geeks: Graham Wood, a founding member of design group Tomato and now with JWT in New York, will be doing a Q&A with director Stephen Kijak at this Friday’s screening of Scott Walker: 30 Century Man. Graham did the motion graphics and animation for the film. Read More

December 17, 2008

The godlike genius of Scott Walker

As a lot of you know, I’m a big music documentary fan. There’s an excellent one premiering here in New York this week: Scott Walker – 30 Century Man. Walker was a teen heartthrob in Britain’s swinging ’60s pop scene (with hits like “The Sun Ain’t Gonna Shine … Read More

December 10, 2008

Domo Arigato, Mr. Tripodo

I did some street shooting here in New York over the weekend, getting some b-roll footage of shopping/consumerism. I took a break to get some lunch, and when I sat down at a table, I stood my camera tripod up and leaned it against the wall of the restaurant. Read More

December 5, 2008

Andrew Blauvelt, Walker Art Center

Andrew reveals the design secrets of a Japanese toothpick: … Read More

November 24, 2008

Paola Antonelli, MoMA, New York

November 13, 2008

Get some Wim on your wall

I feel like I’ve been out of the graphic design news loop lately, and I just discovered that UK design kings Blanka issued a print by one of my graphic design heroes, Amsterdam’s own Wim Crouwel. payday advance online .. bad credit personal loans … Read More

November 10, 2008

Our logo, explained

It’s funny, but there’s been almost as much written about the Objectified logo, created by British graphic designer Michael C. Place of Build, as has been written about the film itself. Michael has just posted a piece about the design on his smart new blog, and included … Read More