http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tube_map The first diagrammatic map of London’s rapid transit network was designed by Harry Beck in 1931. Beck was a London Underground employee who realised that because the railway ran mostly underground, the physical locations of the stations were irrelevant to the traveller wanting to know how to get to one station from another – […]
Tag Archives: Graphic Design
http://www.dump.com/2009/11/12/probably-the-most-unique-clock-youll-see-today/ The clock is quite cool, I admit, but this has to be the worst-written blog title ever: “Probably the Most Unique Clock You’ll See Today”? Way to set the bar high, buddy…
http://ilovetypography.com/fontgame/ 21. Not bad considering half of these seem to be different names on the Mac.
http://www.sharesomecandy.com/2009/06/matt-dorfman.html When graphic designers announce a wedding… This is very inventive, very witty, and very sweet. Good luck to them, I say.
http://i.gizmodo.com/5197240/illuminant-lamp-is-like-a-creepy-hovering-jellyfish These are all gorgeous, but I particularly like the second-from-the-left in the thumbnail line up. Looks like a real common jellyfish on the ceiling.
http://inredningsbloggen.blogg.se/2007/june/bedtime-story.html Quit hogging all the pages.
http://www.mymodernmet.com/profiles/blogs/nokias-five-headset-design Dorky in the extreme, but the best kind of dorky. Clearly designed by someone who doesn’t work 9-5 😀
http://www.threadless.com/catalog/page,4 Repetitive styles and smug website: I’m starting to get thread-up with Fedless.
http://www.re-nest.com/re-nest/artwork/one-day-poem-pavilion-by-jiyeon-songa-solar-projector-071807 Lovely idea, lovely thoughts, lovely execution. Full marks.
http://www.alanataylor.com/2008/11/designersforobamaorg-fantastic.html A timely Stumble; I was just the other day thinking about what a fabulous logo Obama had for his campaign. You get so used to seeing these things sometimes it’s hard to evaluate them from a graphical point of view. One more month until the new dawn. My fingers are crossed.