Found by Richard, a brilliant flickr group called 'Sleeveface'. Speaks for itself really - now where did I put the Barry White albums...
We received some great books this christmas, worth checking out.
'You are here' - Personal Geographies and other maps of the imagination - A wide ranging collection of inventive maps and charts - a real voyage of the mind.
'Graphics Alive' - 'Graphic design is everywhere, touching everything we do, everything we see and everything we buy'. 272 pages of colorful graphic exploration featuring artists and designers and how they apply their art to their work, selling almost a lifestyle more than anything...
'Hand Job' - A Catalog of Type. We love some hand-drawn typography, and this book just puts a big old smile on our face. Michael Perry’s book explores the treatments of hand-lettering by various typographers and illustrators.
Tuesday, 8 January 2008
We've been enjoying the 'Love Sport' series from director and animator Grant Orchard (represented by Studio AKA). We're a big fan of Grant's techniques and ability to communicate emotion and comedy with simple shapes and sound. Lots of fun - check out the football short film on the Studio AKA site