justanothermasterpiece:

Dusty Griffith.

justanothermasterpiece:

Dusty Griffith.

fuckyeahbrutalism:

Mummers Theater (now Stage Center), Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 1970, Demolished 2014
(John M. Johansen)

fuckyeahbrutalism:

Mummers Theater (now Stage Center), Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 1970, Demolished 2014

(John M. Johansen)

donnawearmouth:

Tom Eckersley, 1973

donnawearmouth:

Tom Eckersley, 1973

(Source: donnawearmouth)

keyframedaily:

Filmkritik.
movieposteroftheday:

1959 Czech poster for THE 400 BLOWS (François Truffaut, France, 1959)
Artist: Josef Hvozdenský
Poster source: Terry Posters
For more posters for THE 400 BLOWS see an archived Movie Poster of the Week from 2012.

movieposteroftheday:

1959 Czech poster for THE 400 BLOWS (François Truffaut, France, 1959)

Artist: Josef Hvozdenský

Poster source: Terry Posters

For more posters for THE 400 BLOWS see an archived Movie Poster of the Week from 2012.

justanothermasterpiece:

Franz Kline.
germanpostwarmodern:

Church St Trinitatis (1979-82) in Leipzig, Germany, designed by Bauakademie der DDR

germanpostwarmodern:

Church St Trinitatis (1979-82) in Leipzig, Germany, designed by Bauakademie der DDR

(Source: propstei-leipzig.de)

Kern Your Enthusiasm

Thanks to Jacob Covey for kindly pointing me in the direction Kern Your Enthusiasm, a new series of short posts at HiLobrow about typefaces.

Matthew Battles, author of Library: An Unquiet History (and co-founder of HiLobrow), kicked off the series on Friday with a fascinating post about Aldine Italic:

Aldus Manutius was a printer in sixteenth-century Venice, and he was looking to shake things up.…

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Peter Mendelsund, Your New Favourite Designer

Peter Mendelsund / photograph by George Baier IV

photograph by George Baier IV

On the blog of designer and art director Henry Sene Yee there is a fake poll question: “Who is your favourite book cover designer?” Three of poll’s four possible answers are “Chip Kidd.” The fourth is “none of the above.” The joke is, of course, that Kidd is the only book cover designer most people can name (if they can name one at all).

After this week, however,…

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secretcinema1:

Subway Car with Accordionist, New York, 1938, Walker Evans 

secretcinema1:

Subway Car with Accordionist, New York, 1938, Walker Evans