Archive for October, 2006

Logolalia has some very interesting art projects, including this one entitled Altered Books. The project is described as follows: Cut the bindings off of books found at a used book store. Find poems in the pages by the process of obliteration. Put pages in the mail and send them all around the world. Lather, rinse, […]

Someone has drawn a map of Springfield


The Czech ad agency Kaspen was launched in 2002 by Peňažka and Kašpar – two agency veterans, who in 2001 left Leo Burnett Advertising. Their portfolio site has some amazing flash and a collection of great advertising ideas, like this one for Vodaphone/Oskar used to advertise that they are “obsessed with coverage” – the bus […]

Cool old stuff


This print is from a book with the longest title ever: Encyclopaedia Londinensis; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, Comprehending, Under One General Alphabetical Arrangement, all the Words and Substance of Every Kind of Dictionary Extant in the English Language . In which the Improved Departments of the Mechanical Arts, the Liberal Sciences, […]

A great collection of Penguin book covers here on Flikr. Via Thinking in Pictures.

These old Russian posters are very cool and very clever. This one says Alcohol – Socially Dangerous. If you have found this page by searching “anti-alcohol posters” –  just out of interest – what were you expecting to find? I seem to get a lot of you!

Tomohiro TACHI does amazing origami.