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OFF CANVAS

Petter Eldin, a filmmaker living in China, recently made a series of films including Neville Brody and Niels Shoe Meulman’s work for Beijing Design Week. In October 2011, Converse proposed an unconventional approach to support China’s first-ever Design Week launching in Beijing. Converse created “OFF CANVAS“, a street-level exhibition of typography featuring six international and local artists […]

TypeSHED11

And talking about Typeradio: TypeSHED11 is set to explore the notions and voices of typography – no matter how small or vocal, how grand or local – across the disciplines, in graphic design and advertising, photography, film, literature, architecture, music, the visual arts – and beam it back out to the rest of the world […]

Acido Surtido

From Buenos Aires, Argentina, comes a great multi–disciplinary magazine:Acido Surtido is a publication on art and design distributed for free in the whole country (Argentina). The first issue of Acido Surtido was published in 2001, as an answer to the lack of action and the downhearted feelings that was threatening the national cultural production in […]

5 minutes for the planet… today!

Ok, this may be a little off-theme, but…it´s important.From France, “L’ Alliance pour la Planete” (“Alliance for the Earth”), an association of environmental and social justice groups has a simple message for everyone: sacrifice 5 minutes for the planet. You’re asked to join others to switch off all electrical appliances between 19:55 and 20:00 CET […]