At abc – art berlin contemporary 2009, 64 international galleries presented projects by selected artists. At def – drafts establishing future around 80 of these artists exhibited ideas for creative projects in public space. Ranging from realizable to utopian, these original concepts or adaptations of historical projects were created exclusively for this show at the Akadmie der Künste in Berlin’s Hansaviertel district. The continuing fascination with Berlin attracted the participation of young as well as established artists.
A team from the design agency iLovedust in the UK dreamt up the idea of producing a book of graphic design/art/illustration to raise money to help charities deal with the tsunami crisis in Asia. Immediately after they started communicating the project, iLovedust began receiving an overwhelming amount of positive feedback from designers and partners who wanted to support the project.
72-dpi anime explores the dynamic world of moving images. Showcasing and analysing the surprising variety and promise of animation in its broadest sense - from traditional camera work via Flash animations to modern source code manipulation - the book displays remarkable variety in more than 150 projects between design and art, experiment and commerce, eccentricity and narration, video clip and web site, San Francisco and Tokyo in picture, text and on DVD 9.
As the standard screen resolution 72 dots per inch (72 dpi) are a pillar of modern web design. In an environment of quick changing technological and design evolutions, web designers tireless strive for ingenious, fresh, visual solutions to convey both content and information while luring users onto their sites for as long as possible.
Employing a novel technique to represent web colours that cannot be reproduced truly by conventional printing procedures,this extensive collection of work samples is supplemented by twent essays.
3deluxe, an interdisciplinary design collective of communications (3deluxe graphics) and interior (3deluxe interior) designers, define their approach as such "We treat graphic design like architecture and architecture like graphic design ".
Monobloc is the established term for the ubiquitous stackable plastic chair that can be found on patios and in yards, snack bars, and campgrounds around the globe. Although despised by design aficionados, it is arguably the most successful piece of furniture in the world.
Building further upon the success of our editions of illustrated fairy tales by the Brothers Grimm and Hans Christian Andersen, we have now asked talented young illustrators to visually update exotic stories from 1001 Nights. The popular combination of the traditional texts with these contemporary images gives all fairy tale fans the opportunity to rediscover these narratives anew.
Nach unseren beliebten Editionen der Illustrierten Märchen der Brüder Grimm und Hans Christian Andersen haben wir nun auch die exotischen Geschichten aus 1001 Nacht von jungen Illustrator/innen visuell aufarbeiten lassen. Die populäre Kombination von originalen Texten und zeitgemäßen Bildern gibt allen Märchenfans die Möglichkeit, die vertrauten Erzählungen ganz anders zu erleben.