When attitudes become typeface, Sooji Lee’s DAE master thesis project involved designing a physical tool, process and behaviors for handwriting the typeface Bodoni. (Want more?
on the façade of an art gallery, brantley has donned a monochromatic portrait of chinese artist ai weiwei with a pair of colorful, steampunk-style goggles The post hebru brantley puts goggles on ai weiwei in miami’s wynwood district appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine .
From the hundreds of modernist buildings, complexes and communes along the US Pacific Coast, author Sam Lubell has selected 10 of the must-see examples. Read more
The Dakota Access Pipeline protesters just celebrated a major victory as the Army Corps announced it will deny a permit for a key section of the 1,172 mile Dakota Access Pipeline. The controversial pipeline was supposed to be placed under Lake Oahe and the Missouri River, only half a mile from the Standing Rock Sioux reservation – a move that protesters argued could easily poison the reservation’s water supply if the pipe burst.
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In a gracious attempt to help America’s next first family get a firm grip on the reality of climate change, actor and activist Leonardo DiCaprio gifted Ivanka Trump a DVD copy of his recently released environmental documentary , “Before the Flood.” The future first daughter is primed to be a strong inside force in the Trump administration, with the 35-year-old and her husband Jared Kushner acting as key advisers to her father, President-elect Donald Trump.
(Image credit: Warner Bros) Potterheads, cancel your plans for Friday, December 9. Barnes & Noble is hosting a holiday ball at each of their locations
Two engineering graduates from the Islamic University of Gaza have defied all stereotypes with their design of an affordable new building block made from the rubble of war, and they’re about to scale operations for mass production. Subverting a crippling Israeli blockade that makes importing construction materials a demeaning, expensive, and time-consuming process, Majd Mashharawi and Rawan Abddllaht overcame a litany of obstacles to develop their green bricks. Their goal is to help Gaza residents rebuild their homes after three wars in 10 years have left thousands of buildings in ruins.
(Image credit: New Hobby Box ) In the past, monthly subscriptions only came in the form of magazines and music for a penny, but we have come a long way from then. Now you can give a subscription gift to just about anything from wine to candy to food to beauty products. Here are some of the best monthly subscription boxes and gifts for anyone on your list: READ MORE »
Milk & Flakes is a cleverly designed packaging solution that makes it possible for kids to have a tasty breakfast treat anywhere from home to school! Ready to go, right off the shelf, the playfully geometric box is divided into 3 distinct compartments: one that holds milk, another for the flakes and a smaller one in the center that contains a spoon.