An Iconic Phone Before the iPhone

Design // Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Before apps, text messages, and cameras, there was a phone that changed the way we conversed over telecommunications. Designed by Henry Dreyfuss Associates, the Trimline telephone for Western Electric (which supplied AT&T) was produced from 1965 until the late 90’s. This phone was a benchmark in the development of modern telephone design and production.

Separate Cinema: The First 100 Years of Black Poster Art

Design // Thursday, September 25, 2014
Reel Art Press will be releasing a magnificent volume celebrating the first 100 years of black film poster art this month. A visual feast, these images recount the diverse and historic journey of the black film industry from the earliest days of Hollywood to present day. Accompanied by insightful accompanying text, a foreword by black history authority and renowned academic...  

The Arco Floor lamp

Design // Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Juxtapoz has teamed with New England Outerwear co-founder Greg Cordeiro for a series of insights and takes in the world of industrial design and fashion, highlighting the diverse creative energy of young and established designers that we have been featuring in the print edition of Juxtapoz each month. Today, Greg talks about the classic, and timeless, Arco Floor Lamp.

Redefine Design Conference, Budapest

Design // Monday, September 22, 2014
On October 2-3, Budapest is going to be the home to a group of forward-thinking designers who are redefining the future of their professions. The conference (aptly named Redefine) will examine how design is revolutionizing traditional industries, such as music and communication. Colin Burns, the executive creative director from the BBC will talk about how the media and design have merged in the online sphere.

New York City Transit Authority Graphics Standards Manual

Design // Friday, September 19, 2014
If you found yourself in the New York City subway in the 1960s, you were probably lost. Signs didn’t help you find your way, standards didn’t exist, even handmade lettering was common. Mass confusion was the status quo. In 1970, the Standards Manual changed everything. In 2012, 42 years after the Standards Manual was released a rare copy was discovered in the basement of design firm Pentagram. The manual was found in a locker beneath old gym clothes.

Raymond Pettibon for Supreme Fall 2014 Collection

Design // Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Supreme always has a great art collaboration each season, and we thought that the HR Giger deck and jacket that was announced last month was solid enough. This week, the NYC-based fashion stalwart announced a collection with the legendary artist Raymond Pettibon (cover of Juxtapoz n100 if you are counting at home.) The collection features a skate deck design, hoodie, jacket, and t-shirts in multiple colorways. Go get it starting on September 18. 

Krink x Modernica Fiberglass Side-Shell Chair

Design // Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Everyone in the Juxtapoz office is looking for a new chair, and sometimes we swap or steal when others are out for the day. I think I have the best chair, but the butt is a little big on it and I slide around. Maybe we should investigate getting the new Krink x Modernica Fiberglass Side-Shell chair, with a subtle shine in classic Krink silver. From Krink: "The Krink Fiberglass Side-Shell chair is made using the original mold and production techniques specifically designed by pioneers in mid-century American design, Charles and Ray Eames. ..

A Sea of Tee's

Design // Monday, September 15, 2014
Juxtapoz has teamed with New England Outerwear co-founder Greg Cordeiro for a series of insights and takes in the world of industrial design and fashion, highlighting the diverse creative energy of young and established designers that we have been featuring in the print edition of Juxtapoz each month. Today, Greg talks where to find, and who makes, the best t-shirts in the world.  

Please, Get Rid of Comic Sans (Here's Looking at you Papyrus)

Design // Friday, September 12, 2014
Juxtapoz has teamed with New England Outerwear co-founder Greg Cordeiro for a series of insights and takes in the world of industrial design and fashion, highlighting the diverse creative energy of young and established designers that we have been featuring in the print edition of Juxtapoz each month. Today, Greg talks the use of Comic Sans. And by use we mean overuse. And bad use. So don't use it. 

10 Questions with... with Ashley James of Ruell and Ray

Design // Thursday, September 11, 2014
Juxtapoz has teamed with New England Outerwear co-founder Greg Cordeiro for a series of insights and takes in the world of industrial design and fashion, highlighting the diverse creative energy of young and established designers that we have been featuring in the print edition of Juxtapoz each month. Today, Greg talks to Ashley James, founder and designer of Ruell and Ray. 

Vault

Full magazine features from Juxtapoz

visit the VAULT >