This post is inspired by Saki Mafundikwa’s Ted Talk on Ingenuity and Elegance in Ancient African Alphabets. He specifically hits on the subject of typography in this talk, but his main point that Africa has much to contribute to the world of graphic design is important wisdom to heed for that of the global design world […]
Anwar is an Egyptian digital artist from Cairo. His work is simply stunning. You can check out more of it here.
I love the simplicity of Christoph’s Sunday Sketches series of Illustrations that he posts on his Instagram account. I first found out about his work through WIRED’s Abstract documentary series on Netflix.
I feel like this illustration by Anton Pikhorovich is a poignant and hilarious representation of what I feel like many times as a designer with an HSP temperament. Haven’t we all felt at one time or another that our heads were exploding into a giant cloud of fiery fury?
This digital artwork entitled In Search of Lost Love by Afroscope caught my eye because it fuses African and Western concepts of design.
I saw this and I was immediately transported to my childhood addiction to SpongeBob Squarepants.
So I’m really into music, and listening to albums in their entirety. I recently came across Anderson .Paak’s 2016 album Malibu. Apart from the music, I’m intrigued by the intricate design of his album art. It seems all over the place at first glance, but on further inspection it really works well as a composition. […]