Nicola Laurora, also known as Nico189 is a freelance graphic designer, and illustrator, based in Milan, Italy, who draws inspiration from street art and hip hop culture. A lot of his work is editorial illustration, if his portfolio is anything to go by.
Wednesday, 5 April, 2017
Thursday, 23 March, 2017
Graphic: 500 Designs that Matter, published by Phaidon Press, is a collection of iconic and classic graphic design from the last six hundred years.
It looks, to me, like it would be a great source of inspiration.
Wednesday, 22 February, 2017
Thursday, 24 November, 2016
Sydney based graphic designer and photographer Peechaya Burroughs creates quirky still life images, using food, and whatever other day to day objects, she can find. See more of her photography on Instagram and Behance.
Monday, 31 October, 2016
Monday, 26 September, 2016
Iranian artist and graphic designer Peyman Rahimizadeh illustrates children’s books, but I suspect many of his artworks have a much wider audience. Take a look at his work, and one, see what I mean, and two, be prepared to be dazzled.
Wednesday, 10 August, 2016
I don’t think it matters where you point a camera in India, there’s always a photogenic subject right in front of you. That’s what I thought after looking at these images, anyway.
Via Messy Nessy Chic.
Wednesday, 16 May, 2012
A new book, 100 Ideas That Changed Graphic Design, written by Steven Heller and Veronique Vienne, sets out some of the more powerful ideas and concepts that shaped graphic design:
From concepts like manifestos (#25), pictograms (#45), propaganda (#22), found typography (#38), and the Dieter-Rams-coined philosophy that “less is more” (#73) to favorite creators like Alex Steinweiss, Noma Bar, Saul Bass, Paula Scher, and Stefan Sagmeister, the sum of these carefully constructed parts amounts to an astute lens not only on what design is and does, but also on what it should be and do.
Friday, 11 May, 2012
A selection of works created by Chinese graphic designers during the earlier decades of the twentieth century.