Google has changed the logo on its search engine to an illustration depicting five sports to celebrate the opening of the Commonwealth Games.
The doodle, drawn by Scottish artist Ciaran Murphy, features figures wrestling, track cycling, hammer throwing and playing badminton and bowls. Unlike most Google Doodles, this one only subtly implies the letters in the company’s name. The wheels of the bicycles form the two ‘o’s, for instance.
Branding of a teaser campaign for new tv network FYI - for your Imagination, Innovation, and Inspiration. Also prints for new shows focus on foodie pursuits, home design, makeover themes and other.
From afar, these images look like black and white photographs, and up close, they might appear to be the work of digital enhancement.
In fact, these exquisite portraits and still lifes are simply the work of graphite pencils, smudging tools, and the steady hand of artist Monica Lee.
Six football fan illustrations with corresponding quotes for Hyundai’s #BecauseFootball World Cup campaign by Daniel Nyari.
Using his background in architecture and talent for design, Tommy creates amazing, clean, sleek, and stylish vector art. Inspired by everyday life, Tommy certainly loves geometries and all things vintage. Tommy has worked on numoreous advertising and editorial commissions.
3D lettering pieces that use shadow and perspective to make it appear like the letterforms are lifting off the page. Very cool.
These wooden vases are certainly beautiful, but you might not guess what they’re actually made of. Finnish artist Tuomas Markunpoika, of Studio Markunpoika, glues hundreds of pencils together in sheets and then used a machine lathe to carve them down into these bizarre and beautiful vases.
"I want to design objects that endure time, objects that you fall in love with and will not throw away," he added. "I don’t believe I can achieve the same visual effect with other materials."
Ukrainian designer Anna Marinenko has drawn a symbolic and visual connection between noise and nature for ‘sound form wave’.
She has composed a series of graphic expressions which compare the two otherwise disparate images side-by-side, matching them together into a single picture.
A high level of skill at folding and creasing the pages to create just the right design and pieces.
Humorous Urban Interventions on the Streets of France by OakOak.
Oakoak relies on a keen sense of observation to create his humorous interventions on walls, streets, and sidewalks. Cracks and crumbling infrastructure become the backdrop for superheroes and other pop culture characters who interact with their surrounds in unexpected ways.
Dashboard for the world’s weather. Clean and subtle design.
"I wanted to bring a bit of personality to the locations using well know phrases to compliment the location." say Jonathan Quintin
Biegert & Funk has created a classy collection of unconventional clocks for type lovers called Qlocktwo.
It is covered in laser-cut letters symmetrically arranged and illuminated by LED lights to spell out words that tell the time in different manner—such as, “It Is Half Pas Eleven”.
Rather than allow them to be tossed away, Mike Stilkey creatings beautiful paintings on salvaged books he finds about to be tossed away by libraries who no longer have any use for them.
He uses a mix of ink, colored pencil, paint and lacquer on his pieces which depict a cast of characters whom are both whimsical and melancholic.
Mike’s book paintings have been exhibited throughout in the U.S. and even gone abroad as far away as Beijing and Bern.
Jenny Beatty, graphic designer and student of the “Masters in Branding” course at The School of Visual Arts in New York City, embarked on a “100 Days” project where she recreates famous posters, logos and other graphic artworks with bicycle parts.
Glide your mouse across this buttery smooth surface. The vegetable-tanned leather gets even smoother with age, and feels great to the touch. A natural black walnut wood tray holds a pen or pencil, and a bottom lined with cork keeps the Mouse Pad from slipping.