Art by The Female Warhol that says some realtionships have to end

Some relationships have to end

Because that version of you has ended. / via wehavebecomevikings

A modular laptop

Framework

An entirely modular laptop. Looks extremely awesome in concept. / via Daring Fireball

Black and white posters by Piotr Szyhalski

Piotr Szyhalski / Labor Camp

Born from a daily drawing practice responding to the COVID-19 pandemic as it unfolded in real time resulting in 225 drawings created over eight months / via Creative Mornings Cincinnati

Woman writing inside a heart painted on a wall

National COVID Memorial Wall

A wall of hearts representing those lost to the coronavirus pandemic in the United Kingdom

Black Art

Black Art: In The Absence of Light

Excellent HBO Documentary explores two centuries of art by African-Americans, and the path they forged for contemporary Black artists. / via Brian Hill

A 700 dollar Optimus Prime toy figure

Auto-Converting Optimus Prime

Of course there is a big kid inside me that marvels at the level of miniaturization that makes this possible. The adult version can wait a decade for when it doesn’t cost 700 dollars.

Group X by Smith and Diction

Group X branding

An anonymous group of artists and curators making things happen in Philly. Now with a fine identity to mask their identity. Always solid seeing what Smith & Diction make. / via Under Consideration

Maria Svarbova

Fantastic and beautiful photography / via nikhil.io

Type made of orange peels

Type exploration w/ orange peels

I always enjoy Manfred Westreicher’s explorations with type

Paul Simon on Dick Cavett

Bridge Over Troubled Water

“Everywhere I went led me where I didn’t want to be, so I was stuck.” How Paul Simon wrote ‘Bridge Over Troubled Water’ / via Creative Mornings

Foodomat Grocery

Vintage Supermarket Photos

On December 13, 2005 I posted this, my first link from swiss-miss

An illustration of Spider Man

Amazing Spider-Man #61

Love seeing the process and result for this variant cover by Julian Totino Tedesco

An Illustrated Catalog of American Fruits & Nuts

An Illustrated Catalog of American Fruits & Nuts

Assembled between 1886 and 1942, a collection of watercolor fruits and plants made by 21 artists. (This book looks beautiful.)

On Belonging

A collection of stories and photographs about the feeling of unity and belonging from the Over-The-Rhine community in Cincinnati. Wonderful work by Asa Featherstone, IV.

Geometric tiles

Tiles

Each tile is a layered set of matching art. Keep finding pairs and build up combos. Its not about perfect matches, but matching elements. Took a while, super dig now. / via Thor

Diana Beltran Herrera

Sculptures and designs with paper / via thisiscolossal

Silhouette of a man with a hat done in charcoal

J.S. Ondara “Lebanon”

I linked this song back in 2019. Got lost in the tracks today and went down a rabbit hole. Bringing it back to the top cos it holds up.

A chair for needy pets

A chair for needy pets

Simone Giertz has made the chair I and millions of other folks need.

FeltRight

Geometric felt tiles for the wall that add visual interest and dampen acoustics. Preset designs, all customizable and reasonably priced compared to commercial options. / via Joe Mesa

A man holding a film camera up to his eye

Ui/Ux et al

“Think. Consider. Sketch. Think again. And look around you. It’s all been done before, albeit with different code.” – Erik Spiekerman’s thoughts on digital vs. traditional design.

A couch

Couch delays create accidental community

A story about production delays and the unintentional email thread that resulted.

Geometric shapes in pretty colors

What is Figma

I’m just going to send folks to this intro video by Tori Hinn and Enle Li when trying to extoll the awesomeness of this collaborative design application

books and markers strewn across a desk

Something to look forward to

“It can be a very minor thing, and it can be a major thing. But you always have to have something you’re looking forward to next.”

A first person drone

DJI FVP

This product feels like an amalgamation of racing videogames and photography and VR and I’m so very curious.

A drawing of two folks at a piano, one hugging the other

Love is a verb

It’s not a permanent state of enthusiasm, it’s an actual practice

Delicious looking breakfast sandwiches and acoompaniments

Martha on the Fly

I very much would like to go to Cleveland and have a breakfast sandwich right now. / via @okpants

A capture of online video of a woman with captions and some branding for the BBC

My spirit animal for March 2021

Actor Sheila Hancock on what a year in lockdown has been like for her and why she thinks we need a revolution.

A fun printed tissue box with stripes and smiley face

Everybody Tissue Box

I feel like this Dusen Dusen tissue box holder would make any room a little better.

A peek inside a palace

The Wound

“La Ferita” is JR’s new installation at Palazzo Strozzi. The mural is a facade that floats outside the wall of the palace to provide a peek inside.

Pointing hand graphic

This way. Guide

Type specimen guide focused on arrows and stories behind navigation tools that we use every day.