A recent series of shots by photographer John Short looking at New York's legendary and most influential cultural spaces of the 20th century including Studio 54, Burroughs' Bunker, Warhol's House and Cafe Society to name a few. The shots feature in a new book called 'Unforgotten New York'.
Designer Darren Wall was recently approached as a consultant/art director for The Paper Tiger Chase, a new Kickstarter project with the goal of creating a beautiful monograph about Mary Chaney, a highly-regarded Los Angeles courtroom artist with a unique, graphic illustration style. The book, if funded, will feature 50 scenes from iconic US court cases, including those of O. J. Simpson, Richard 'Night Stalker' Ramirez, the 'Hollywood Madam' Heidi Fleiss and Snoop Dogg.
Find out more about the project and back the book over at Kickstarter.
Danish Type Foundry and online concept store Playtype have just launched a 60’s inspired collection of products consisting of 4 posters and a range of stationery including postcard blocks, notebooks and a new colour palette for the PLTY notepads, with macro type design, minimal shapes and primary colors. Head on over to their store to see the whole collection.
Not much on this just yet, but San Francisco based studio Manual have some news of a recent project they have been working on for the last year with Polyera, who have just announced their first product, the Wove Band. Manual helped to build the Wove brand, and explore the UI design language for their unique product. Find out more about the Wove Band here.