When design is hostile on purpose

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The image above has been going viral on the Internet for quite a while now. It shows a bench that is not usable by anyone who is slightly overweight, in memory of Leonard Ball, who supposedly hated fat people. I don’t know if this bench exists of if it’s fake, but it doesn’t matter, it […]

Design deals for the week

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Every week, we’ll give you an overview of the best deals for designers, make sure you don’t miss any by subscribing to our deals feed. You can also follow the recently launched website Type Deals if you are looking for free fonts or font deals. 5 Elegant Calligraphy Fonts A fabulous collection of 5 modern script fonts, each featuring loads […]

The inventions alphabet by Kyati Trehan

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Alphabets are a great way to teach new words to children. Actually, it works for adults too, but we just tend to stop using it at some point for no good reason. Khyati Trehan, a graphic designer from India, has used an alphabet to teach us about scientists and their inventions. She combined the first […]

A collection of gorgeous street artworks

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Art is everywhere, and street artists are making sure it stays in the streets. Sometimes it looks just amazing, like in the examples below. The Pisa tower in Philadelphia. History vs video games, St-Denis, France. Piano keys from Valparaiso, Chile. Lighting the tunnel, by Pavel Puhov. Commie blocks in London. The boat, by Eduardo Relero. […]

Anti-alcohol advertising posters from the Soviet era

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Soviet Russia was a failure in many aspects, but there is one thing they did right: posters! This series of advertising posters to fight alcoholism are another good example of the great work done by the Russian designers of the time to design good posters.

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