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Enzo Mari: The Essence of Form

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In this insightful interview, legendary designer Enzo Mari discusses his process and the meaning of form in his work.

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John Cleese on Creativity

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In this excerpt from his fantastic 1991 (we think) lecture, John Cleese offers a recipe for creativity, delivered with his signature blend of cultural insight and comedic genius. Specifically, Cleese…

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Advice for Emerging Designers

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Building a career is not something that happens overnight. It requires patience and tenacity, and it involves more than raw talent. The AIGA have some great insights on how emerging…

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Ten commandments

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The D&AD 10 commandments for great placements highlight many of the values we maintain as part of our programme. While offering some great advice for graduates looking to make the…

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Using Type Series

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Fontshop, one of the industries leading providers of typefaces and type analysis have a great series of posts on the fundamentals of type design entitled Using Type available here. Their…

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Education — Reference

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thirtyconversationsondesign.com In 2009, Little & Company celebrated their 30 years in business by turning to those who meet us fascinated in this the design industry. Theye sought out the world’s…

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Education — Books & Publishing

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Display Display is a curated collection of important modern, mid 20th century graphic design books, periodicals, advertisements and ephemera. Unit Editions Unit Editions is a new, progressive publishing venture producing…

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Education — Typography

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thinkingwithtype.com This is the online resource for Ellen Lupton‛s book Thinking with Type — Everything you need to know about thinking with type, you will find here. The richly detailed…