Some relationships have to end
Because that version of you has ended. / via wehavebecomevikings
An entirely modular laptop. Looks extremely awesome in concept. / via Daring Fireball
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
National COVID Memorial Wall
A wall of hearts representing those lost to the coronavirus pandemic in the United Kingdom
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
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 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
Fantastic and beautiful photography / via nikhil.io
Type exploration w/ orange peels
I always enjoy Manfred Westreicher’s explorations with type
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
Vintage Supermarket Photos
On December 13, 2005 I posted this, my first link from swiss-miss
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
Assembled between 1886 and 1942, a collection of watercolor fruits and plants made by 21 artists. (This book looks beautiful.)
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.
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
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
Simone Giertz has made the chair I and millions of other folks need.
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
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.
Couch delays create accidental community
A story about production delays and the unintentional email thread that resulted.
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
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.”
This product feels like an amalgamation of racing videogames and photography and VR and I’m so very curious.
Love is a verb
It’s not a permanent state of enthusiasm, it’s an actual practice
Martha on the Fly
I very much would like to go to Cleveland and have a breakfast sandwich right now. / via @okpants
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.
Everybody Tissue Box
I feel like this Dusen Dusen tissue box holder would make any room a little better.
“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.
This way. Guide
Type specimen guide focused on arrows and stories behind navigation tools that we use every day.