Amazing color photographs of Berlin by Matthias Heiderich. So flat, graphic, and vibrant! I’m ready to hop a plane to Germany. Who is with me? Check them out on the Behance Network (here).
Michigan-based portrait artist Eric Daigh creates massive portraits using only push-pins. Visit his website here and be sure to use the zoom feature to see meticulous detail shots of each piece. (via Drawn)
Day 'n' Nite
After presenting me with the merits of Kid Cudi for a little bit tonight, my friend Maegan finally got me to watch the video for one of his singles, “Day ‘n’ Nite.” This, alongside his song where he samples Lady Gaga’s acoustic version of “Poker Face,” played a major role in converting me to team Cudi. If for nothing other than the amazing animation, watch...
Don't Be Cool
Bruce Mau Design has an awesome list of tips for designers on staying fresh and developing your career. You can read the list here. Written in 1998, it is 43 points long and is never quite done growing (much like the designers it aims to help). There are a lot of ideas in this manifesto that stretch far beyond the design world, though. Anyone who wants to get their ideas out there or achieve...
Me & My Pen
Lovely hand-drawn work from Daren Newman at his website, Me & My Pen. (via FormFiftyFive)
From Carolina with Love
I just got back from visiting my great friends Kelly (here) and Laura in beautiful South Carolina, where I was lucky enough to grow up. Here are a few of my favorite shots from the trip.
I am loving these fashion photographs from Carey Haider, a Portland-based designer who also happens to be the brother of blogger Nubby Twiglet.
Mary Anne Kluth
Check out these paintings from San Francisco based artist Mary Anne Kluth. Website here.
Tiny Little Chairs
These metal pendants are so chic and design savvy. Combining my love of furniture design, jewelry, and simplicity? Yes, yes please. (via swissmiss)