Web 3.0 from Kate Ray on Vimeo. Call it what you will : the social web, linked data, the semantic web, Kate Ray offers up a lucid 14 minute video on Web 3.0 featuring some of the brilliant minds (including Tim Berners Lee) who spend lots of brain cells and plenty of time linking us together in ways we are only beginning to fathom.
Tina Roth Eisenberg is a smart, creative cookie. She runs a design firm in NYC, and edits a wonderful blog called Swiss Miss. She also came up with a brilliant solution for those ubiquitous and annoying little necessities called name tags...only she calls them icebreaker tags. All I can say is: why didn't I think of this? Image
The glasses seem innovative and potentially cool...but the rest of the line is completely underwhelming! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v5q0YGoQJ1Q
Tattoo-inspired body art was shown by fashion houses as different as Rodarte and Jean Paul Gautier on their Spring 2010 runways. And, Chanel presented its spring 2010 collection taking a much cheekier route than its usual sleek, highbrow runway show, with some temporary tattoos. Called Les Trompe L'Oeil de CHANEL Temporary Skin Art, these [...]
Ironic that this quote was found on a Microsoft design blog, making it even more significant, perhaps... "To design something really well you have to get it. You have to really grok what it’s all about. It takes a passionate commitment to thoroughly understand something — chew it up, not just quickly swallow it .. .. A lot of people [...]
Michele Lott is a wonderful graphic designer, having worked in Hollywood in the movie industry for years, she moved to Sonoma County, much to my delight. Here are her treatments for my new business cards.