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Totally Awesome Minimalist Film Hero Art

Grabbing the essence of a character’s look and feel in Vector Art is no easy task. Here are some of the best pieces of Minimalist Film Hero Art, by some talented folks from around the world.   John McClane – … Continue reading

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15 Minimalist Rock Band Icons

Spanish graphic design studio Tata&Friends have given iconic rock bands a minimalist makeover in this awesomely fun project. See if you can guess the band names that are matched to these icons (answers included below)… 1 2 3 4 5 … Continue reading

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Think In Colour Book Cover Changes Colour When You Touch It

Belgian graphic designer Hugo Puttaert, founder of the design studio Visionandfactory in Brussels, urges all of us to Think in Colour in his latest book… A visual trip into the influential graphic design work of Hugo Puttaert that urges us … Continue reading

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Graphic Design: Superheroes Reimagined!

Superheroes Reimagined – from Guitar Superheroes, to Supermanatees and Mr. Hulking, we’ve gathered the craziest alternate superhero creations from around the interwebs, just for you!    Let us know which ones are your favourites in the comments!   Mr.Men Superheroes … Continue reading

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32 Memorable Pop Culture Characters Go Minimalist

The Instagram page of Hey, a design studio in Barcelona, features a new minimalist illustration of famous pop culture characters every day. Can you guess who is who among these cute drawings of iconic movie, TV, music, comic and video … Continue reading

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The Design Deck: Graphic Design Playing Cards

A pack of playing cards and a graphic design textbook all rolled into one, The Design Deck is a fun way to learn about Graphic Design… Latest brainchild of Ben Barrett-Forrest, creator of The History of Typography animated documentary short … Continue reading

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Who Would Be The Perfect Mascot For Red Bull?

He’s constantly jumping around. He races around in karts. And he’s also been a sporting star many times at both the summer and winter Olympic Games. Yes, Nintendo’s plucky plumber Mario would be the perfect mascot for energy drinks firm … Continue reading

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New First Class Stamps: Abram Games to Feature

Iconic graphic designer, Abram Games, was selected as one of ten influential Britons to feature on Royal Mail’s ‘Remarkable Lives’ stamps. Abram Games once designed Royal Mail stamps and is to now feature on one of them – 100 years … Continue reading

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15 Seriously Awesome Alternative Book Covers

A bunch of talented artists have thought long and hard about what book covers would look like if they were in charge of the printing, and here’s our top 15 from around the web! Book covers are the sales advert … Continue reading

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Pantone Colour Swatches Transformed Into Pixel Art

Spanish graphic designer Txaber has ingeniously transformed ordinary Pantone colour card swatches into a series of pop culture pixel artworks… “Experimentation is a constant in my work,” reveals the mysteriously named Txaber. “They say everything is invented and I struggle … Continue reading

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