Author Archives: ianl

BECOMING REAL

New lecture posted online (in 3 parts) by whiz kid Adam Greenfield of Do Projects and former design director at Nokia. Called “Becoming Real”, Adam chronicles how and why certain projects fail while others succeed. Produced by the kind folks at AQ. … Continue reading

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HOUSE INDUSTRIES IN TOKYO!

It’s a bit less than a week until the House Industries lecture event here in Tokyo. I would like to welcome Entropy Design and Idea Magazine as sponsors. Giant thank you(!!!)s to the Cannons and to Muroga-san at Idea Magazine … Continue reading

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House Industries in Tokyo

In a rare and intimate one-night event, apparel/book/font designer, publisher, and manufacturer of design objects, Andy Cruz of House Industries will speak about his work and House’s most recent collaboration with the estate of Charles and Ray Eames. As a … Continue reading

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Edition Nord New Release

The latest from the amazing Tokyo-based independent art publisher edition nord, a selection of work by Tadashi Kawamata. box:198mm x 150mm / 64 cards in color / poster: b/w, 786mm x 537mmEdition of 1000 each Photographs and Text by Tadashi … Continue reading

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Modulor

Eli Carrico updates and gives up the goods! — 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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Web Designing

New interview with Chris Palmieri, Craig Mod and myself in Web Designing. — 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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IDEA Magazine #341

New issue of IDEA on newsstands now! featuring: Critical MassCompiled by Ian Lynam + Idea magazine A 100-page inquiry into contemporary critical practices in graphic design featuring: Mark Owens, Zak Kyes, Jon Sueda, Brian Roettinger, Daniel Eatock, Scott Ponik, Michael Worthington, … Continue reading

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Cooper Black Condensed

New typeface release from Wordshape/MyFonts: Cooper Black Condensed is a less wide, but not squished variation on Cooper Black. The history of this typeface: Cooper Black, the most famous and successful of Oswald Cooper’s type designs was released in 1920, … Continue reading

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INTERNO!

Interno is the latest typographic offering from Wordshape. Interno is a headline typeface built from a Walter Ballmer Olivetti logo exploration drawn sometime in 1960. Work on Interno commenced in 2006, but was soon abandoned. In 2009, Eli Carrico picked … Continue reading

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Black-Out Stencil

I’m super-amped to announce the public release of Eli Carrico’s Black-Out Stencil typeface via Wordshape/MyFonts. Black-Out was used for the cover and interior of the Barbara Bestor book, Bohemian Modern, designed by Eli and Michael Worthington a few years ago … Continue reading

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