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Sunday, 21 August 2005
Sculpture created from pencils
Topic: Pens, Pencils
Jennifer Maestre constructed "Spine" in 2000 out of the pointy ends of pencils. "Ordinary materials - from paper cups and pencil stubs to tires, twist ties and playing cards - were transformed into extraordinary art in this exhibition at the University of Illinois' Krannert Art Museum." (Over + Over: Passion for Process, on view Jan.29 - Apr.3)

posted by niblog at 08:33 MEST
Updated: Sunday, 21 August 2005 10:31 MEST
Saturday, 20 August 2005
Fastest printer in the world
Topic: Design
The Mitsuibishi Diamondstar 90 is reportedly the fastest offset printer in the world, capable of running 90,000 color newssheets per hour. (via Red Ferret and

posted by niblog at 18:52 MEST
Updated: Saturday, 20 August 2005 19:02 MEST
Friday, 19 August 2005
The Exciting Game of Career Girls
Topic: Design
The Exciting Game of Career Girls (via

posted by niblog at 00:01 MEST
Updated: Saturday, 20 August 2005 18:36 MEST
Thursday, 18 August 2005
ABECEDARIUM, A Guild of Book Workers Exhibit of Alphabet Books
Topic: Design
ABeCeDarium : An Exhibit of Alphabet Books -- The Guild of Book Workers' 1998/99 members' exhibition is an excellent representation of contemporary work in binding, letterpress printing, calligraphy, illustration and artists' books.
contents :: exhibit

posted by niblog at 08:51 MEST
Wednesday, 17 August 2005
A massive gallery of people giving the finger to Hummers.
Topic: Design "The H2 is the ultimate poseur vehicle. It has the chassis of a Chevy Tahoe and a body that looks like the original Hummer; i.e. it's a Chevy Tahoe in disguise." is a massive gallery of people giving the finger to Hummers. (via coudal)

[Official site of Hummer]

posted by niblog at 00:37 MEST
Tuesday, 16 August 2005
Algots ad
Topic: Logos
Algots ad -- Swedish menswear 1973 on my flickr

posted by niblog at 00:36 MEST
Monday, 15 August 2005
Timberlines - NEW pencil blog
Topic: Pens, Pencils
Timberlines -- Musings from the Forest: Thoughts and discussion on the pencil industry, forest management, California Cedar Products Company and what ever else seems interesting at the moment. (via pencilrevolution)

posted by niblog at 00:03 MEST
Sunday, 14 August 2005
Scrabble Jewelry
Topic: Design
Scrabble earrings and more scrabble jewelry from ML Studios

posted by niblog at 09:46 MEST
Saturday, 13 August 2005
El Rocker's
Topic: Music
El Rockers :: A tribute to Augustus Pablo, reggae producer and musician (1954-1999). Listen to the album Original Rockers for example.

posted by niblog at 00:55 MEST
Friday, 12 August 2005
The Bonefolder 2/2005
Topic: Design
The Bonefolder is a new free e-magazine about book arts, hand bookbinding, teaching, business practice, the history of the book, general tips & tricks, exhibitions, how-to technical articles, and reviews. Download The Bonefolder - Vol.1, No.2, Spring 2005 (pdf 2.3MB) or read more on the Book Arts Web

posted by niblog at 01:55 MEST
Thursday, 11 August 2005
1984 Big Brother Poster
Topic: Design
Big Brother is Watching You at -- Jim and Mark Dallmeier has a new URL for their re-created Big Brother Poster. (old url: My 1984 page is updated.

posted by niblog at 07:26 MEST
Wednesday, 10 August 2005
Miyazaki - Moebius : 37 Dessins Telechargeables
Topic: Comics
Miyazaki - Moebius : 37 downloadable drawings at

posted by niblog at 00:01 MEST
Updated: Wednesday, 10 August 2005 06:56 MEST
Tuesday, 9 August 2005
Batman Sound Effects
Topic: Comics
Visual Sound Effects from the old Batman TV series at (via thedesignweblog)

posted by niblog at 00:01 MEST
Updated: Tuesday, 9 August 2005 07:27 MEST
Monday, 8 August 2005
Back to work
Topic: Blogging
Back in Stockholm. Back to work. Blogging again in new sneakers: Adidas Handball Spezial

posted by niblog at 00:01 MEST
Updated: Monday, 8 August 2005 17:20 MEST
Sunday, 7 August 2005
Pencil Revolution
Topic: Pens, Pencils
Pencil Revolution -- Pencil philosophy: Wooden Wisdom, Product Reviews and Ephemera etc.

posted by niblog at 15:57 MEST
Saturday, 6 August 2005
Syn Magazine
Topic: Design
Syn Magazine is a pilot magazine project for synaesthetes. Synaesthesia is a sensory condition whereby the synaesthete experiences a mixing of the senses ie.a particular sound for instance a word triggers a taste.

posted by niblog at 21:19 MEST
Updated: Monday, 8 August 2005 17:40 MEST
Friday, 5 August 2005
Carl Barks Samlade Verk
Topic: Comics
Carl Barks Complete -- the complete works of Carl Barks are now being published by Egmont in Swedish, Danish, Norwegian and German.

More about Barks on my page here

posted by niblog at 12:27 MEST
Updated: Friday, 5 August 2005 16:11 MEST
Thursday, 4 August 2005
Mr. Horsepower - Clay Smith Cams - Celebrating 75 Years of Business
Topic: Logos
The Mr. Horsepower legacy began in the early 1930's with camshafts that were literally hand-ground by Clay Smith to high performance specifications. Read more at and

posted by niblog at 20:47 MEST
Monday, 18 July 2005
In Memoriam: Laurel Aitken: the Godfather of Ska (1927-2005)
Topic: Music
Laurel Aitken - The Godfather of ska died of a heart attack in Glenfield Hospital, Leicester, England. (via and

posted by niblog at 20:12 MEST
Updated: Monday, 18 July 2005 20:13 MEST
Saturday, 16 July 2005
2005 Eisner Awards at Comic-Con
Topic: Comics
Best Lettering : Todd Klein, Promethea; Tom Strong; Tom Strong's Terrific Tales (ABC); Wonder Woman (DC); Books of Magick: Life During Wartime; Fables; WE3 (Vertigo/DC); Creatures of the Night (Dark Horse).

Read about all the 2005 Eisner Recipients at The awards were presented on the evening of Friday, July 15, at the San Diego Convention Center as part of Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards ceremony.

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posted by niblog at 17:12 MEST
Updated: Saturday, 16 July 2005 20:24 MEST

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