Monthly Archives: June 2009

The Potential of Web Typography

Firefox 3.5 is out now- go get that sucker! The Mozilla Japan team asked that Craig Mod and I jointly write and design this demo page of what is now possible using Firefox’s new @font-face, a CSS rule implemented in … Continue reading

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Help Fight Corporate $ponsorship

Here in NYC, the parks department is threatening to sell the naming rights to McCarren Pool. The pool was named 200 years ago, in 1809,  is currently being renovated and is the centerpiece of a favorite artistic Brooklyn community. The community … Continue reading

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Michael Jackson, The Next Phase

Back in 1996 Rick Valicenti/Thirst guest-designed a cover for Plazm #14. His concept was to design a cover based on Michael Jackson’s “Next Phase.” There were a number of iterations. First just a highly polished, synthetic-looking face (pictured above). A … Continue reading

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Audio Dregs on Plazm.com

Listen while you browse the Internets. Audio Dregs curates Plazm Radio featuring songs by Dim Dim, Strategy, Lullatone, D.J. Copy, e*rock, Melodium, lots more. Tune in at www.plazm.com — plazm blog has moved to http://blog.plazm.com — — plazm design studio: … Continue reading

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Eberhardt Press

Eberhardt Press is a sweet little publisher and job printer based in Portland, Oregon. I feel selfish giving this one out, as they do the raddest, cheapest offset printing in the Pacific Northwest. Check their Printing section for proof… — … Continue reading

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Mic Crenshaw, Alicia Rose, Slim Moon: TONIGHT

The New Oregon Interview series launches tonight, discussing music with Mic Crenshaw, Alicia Rose, and Slim Moon. Come on down and have a cup of coffee with host Nora Robertson, and find out what the heck is going on in … Continue reading

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Scion Installation Phila

Scion Presents:Installation 5: Self-PortraitPhiladelphia T & P Fine Art1143 South 9th St.Philadelphia, PA 19147 Featuring Self Portraits by:AJ Fosik, Alex Hornest, Andrew Schoultz, Angela Boatwright, Asylm, Blek le Rat, Christina M. Felice, Codak, David Choe, Edwin Ushiro, elYem, Eriberto Oriol, … Continue reading

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TOPSY

Topsy is a new search engine for Twitter that beats the crap out of the regular old Twitter search. — plazm blog has moved to http://blog.plazm.com — — plazm design studio: www.plazm.com — — plazm magazine & blog are now … Continue reading

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The Originators

The Originators are a nice hip-hop clothing label and storefront based in Los Angeles. — plazm blog has moved to http://blog.plazm.com — — plazm design studio: www.plazm.com — — plazm magazine & blog are now published by new oregon arts & letters: … Continue reading

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Master Blaster

Darrin Bendall: true master! Australia’s raddest import. — plazm blog has moved to http://blog.plazm.com — — plazm design studio: www.plazm.com — — plazm magazine & blog are now published by new oregon arts & letters: www.neworegon.org —

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