Artists are Giving NYC Choking Posters a Makeover

Design // Friday, August 15, 2014
Restaurants are required by law in New York and most other states to post instructions on how to save someone who is choking. However, in the last couple of years NYC restaurant owners have started to replace the official poster (designed by Steve Duenes) with new ones designed by local artists, illustrators, and designers.

Tom Eckersley: Godfather of Modern Graphic Design

Design // Thursday, August 14, 2014
Clean layouts, clever lines and bold colors, Tom Eckersley is the confirmed godfather of modern graphic design. We are really in to posters here at Juxtapoz. And who better to ponder over than the godfather of poster art, Tom Eckersley. Eckersley pioneered graphic design’s modern identity.

Science and Technology Ads from the 50s and 60s

Design // Thursday, August 07, 2014
Somebody on Flickr has put together this random assortment of advertisements collected from various science and technology magaiznes from the 50s and 60s. Much of the work has only been credited to its advertising agency so let them know if you have anymore information about the designers and artists.

No Fuckhead you are not a Storyteller

Design // Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Austrian designer Stefan Sagmeister, creator of the firm Sagmeister & Walsh, talks about the transformation of the term storyteller in to a meaningless buzzword. “Story-teller” has been swept in to the lexicon of trendy art-speak, which bears many similarities to corporate jargon, in that it is a way to say something that sounds good without having to think too critically about it. 

Short Film Features Five South Korean Pottery Masters

Design // Monday, July 28, 2014
We were thinking about taking a ceramics class but after seeing this we are signing up for two! This beautiful 7-minute short film features five South Korean pottery masters, Lee Hyang-Gu, Kim Seong-Tae, You Young-Chul, Choi In-Gyu and Jo Se-Yeon. Their beautiful creations come alive, highlighting each of these craftsmen’s skills.

Geoff McFetridge for Krooked

Design // Friday, July 25, 2014
Our September 2013 cover aritst and all around great designer and artist Geoff McFetridge created a limited edition skate deck for Krooked recently, and the guys made a video profile to accompany it. We are sure that the deck may already sold out, but you can learn a thing or two from Geoff in the meantime.

NIKE Fuelbox Vending Machines

Design // Friday, July 25, 2014
NIKE is doing it again. To help promote the newest version of their wearable fitnesstracking deviceNike+ FuelBand SE, the technology-packed bracelet that tracks all day movement using what they call nikefuel–NIKE has scattered FuelBand vending machines around NYC.

Mondrian and Homer Simpson Inspired Wine Bottles

Design // Wednesday, July 23, 2014
What do Mondrian and Homer Simpson have in common? Apparently this bottle of mystery liquid, which may or may not be wine.

Contemplative Small Villas Designed by LAD

Design // Thursday, July 17, 2014
We are loving LAD, Laboratory of Architecture and Design, an architecture studio founded in 2006 by Simone Lanaro and Francesco Napolitano and based in Rome.

The Creative Class: Stefan Sagmeister

Design // Monday, July 14, 2014
Instead of some flashy video interview with some overarching complex concept, you just want the goods. And this video with internationally renowned designer Stefan Sagmeister of Sagmeister & Walsh is just those goods: an artist talking his craft, showing you his studio, give you a little morning inspiration. And the fact that WeTransfer is producing this Creative Class series is a really good, smart idea.
Page 1 of 9

Vault

Full magazine features from Juxtapoz

visit the VAULT >