Before 1454 (the year the printing press was introduced) witchcraft was...– David Crow
Newman’s first law: It is useless to put on your brakes when you’re upside down.– Paul Newman
C A R S O N
So, here comes new magazine on the block C A R S O N. ”Dedicated to quality in design, fine art, illustration, photography and writing”, edited by Alex Storch, with creative direction from Carson. Before I go any further, a disclaimer. I’ve been offered a free subscription to C A R S O N in return for blogging about it. I wouldn’t normally do that, but David Carson has...
So here’s everything m’self and Dr B saw at the flicks in 2010. There’s a few notes and things under the list (and here’s the 2009 list for comparison). The Road Daybreakers No Distance Left To Run Up In The Air A Single Man The Wolfman The Crazies Soloman Kane Shutter Island Green Zone The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo I Love You Philip Morris Kick Ass The Headless Woman How To Train...
When designers wore lab coats
You can say what you like about the hulking, hubristic, Helveticous beast that was Unimark, but I do rather like the idea of wearing a white lab coat whilst designing. I’m not sure why – maybe something to do with how much I enjoyed science/institutionalized pyromania class at school. Of course, I think I might be on my own with this one … “The white coats were Vignelli’s idea. He thought...