Join the president of D&AD tomorrow at 12.00pm GMT on youtube as he attempts to ask the world a question.

Photographer Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii amazing pics of another time.


This one second movie starring Carice van Houten is cut in 30 stills to show as a set of stamps. Commissioned by the Dutch Postal service TNT and devised by Kesselskramer.

The Design Observer has an iphone app. Available here.

Luke Geissbuhler’s amazing short video of his family’s home made space craft.

Behind the scenes on Mad Men. Photography by James Minchin III. From Rolling Stone.

Clearly Flash isn’t quite dead then.

Introducing 10. A follow up to her superb book ABC3D.

The public is more familiar with bad design than good design.
It is, in effect, conditioned to prefer bad design, because that is what it lives with. The new becomes threatening, the old reassuring.

Paul Rand