Archive: Jan 2016

  1. Thursday Salute to Originals: Utopian Bodies

    When thinking about utopia, most designers will recall imagined societies and cityscapes that we learned in architectural history books. Envisioned by the likes of Frank Lloyd Wright and Le Corbusier, utopia in the architectural realm is rendered with broad strokes, at the scale of urban planning and building massing. Seldom do we pause to think […]

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  2. Thursday Salute to Originals: Claymation Lights Up!

    As designers in the architectural realm, we appreciate the intensity of work derived from other creative artists such as film directors or photographers.  Of particular interest to our team are those creators whose accomplishments combine art and an extensive knowledge of lighting techniques. Stop motion animation is a technique that physically manipulates objects in a […]

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  3. Thursday Salute to Originals: Physical Pigment Library

    Most designers seem to instinctively gravitate towards black, white and gray (honestly, what doesn’t look good in one of these hues?). But for those of us with a passion for color – or the science behind it –  there’s a place where you can be completely surrounded by all the brilliant hues from famous artworks, […]

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  4. Thursday Salute to Originals: Pantone for Pop Culture

    You’ve probably heard by now that the Pantone colors of the year are Rose Quartz and Serenity. These are the hues that are supposed to define and influence colors for the year. But there’s one particular pop culture icon – or family, should we say –  that will not be making wardrobe changes based on […]

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