Coming this May from Phaidon, an extraordinary look at the history of the modern office chair. A Taxonomy of Office Chairs by Jonathan Olivares delves into the past of the utility seat that in the modern world has gained cult-like status.
R. Luke Dubois joins 21 dating web sites and aggregates the language used in the profiles of 19 million people. He then uses this data to create beautiful and insanely detailed city and state maps in A More Perfect Union.
From 2007 to 2010, Gallup asked people in 148 countries all over the world what country they would consider moving permanently to. GOOD and Column Five Media share the results with this cute infographic.
New for the 2011 gardening season, Scout Regalia introduces SR Garden Kits in our select color of the year: Charcoal. The SR Raised Garden Kit and SR Patio Garden Kit will be available in Charcoal through 2011.
Potion was commissioned by the Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust and worked with Variate labs to develop and design the 'Memory Pool' interactive table as the centerpiece for the museum’s first gallery.
The Made Shop did the artwork for the Son Lux album in only 28 hours (the album was made in only 28 days). Watch the making of video to see the whole process from build-out to photoshoot to design & final layout.
Skittles Touch Series on YouTube - The videos invite you to interact with the ad by touching your computer screen. Then, all you have to do is sit back and watch while your finger plays a starring role in the video. BBDO Toronto.
Innovation for the Nation! Fun competition from our UK Packaging/Branding friends, Stranger & Stranger to find product innovation or design idea that will make a positive difference to the beers, wines and spirits category!
The Impossible Project's new Black Frame films are based on the latest Silver Shade state of the art, producing most crispy and beautiful black and white images with carefully colored, special matte frames.
Sunengy and Tata Power collaboration: floating-on-water solar technology, Liquid Solar Array. The solar energy harvesting system floats on water, which cools the photovoltaic cell, and provides support and protection.
This week we’ve seen a Gehry birthday cake, time lapse cities, the classic Eames lounger in the making, microcameras and so much more! See some of our favorite posts of the week in this NOTCOT.org roundup.