The Jealous Curator
is 'a collection of art that inspires & depresses' its proprietor
, who has been updating the site almost daily since February 2009
with series of paintings
, sculpture and mixed media
, and always
with light-hearted commentary
about what's posted.
Architectural theorist David Gissen
has recently been travelling through France to learn about wine. His dedicated Twitter account @100aocs
has attracted the attention of sommeliers, importers, and winemakers. Edible Geography
caught up with Gissen to discuss wine, wine culture, geography, and Gissen's re-thought wine map of France
based on Metro maps such as London's Tube map
How Wine Became Metropolitan: An Interview with David Gissen.
Daniel Eatock is a London-based designer known for his conceptual approach to solving traditional client problems as well as those of his own choosing.
His projects include Spray Can Sprayed With Its Own Contents
, Fixed Pen/Signature Book
, and many others, including my favorite, One Hour Circles
, in which participants attempt to draw a circle in exactly one hour. (Compare to One Minute Circles
.) A brief interview with Eatock. Some selected work. An overview.
The Unsung Heroes of Biscuit [cookie] Embossing:
On Oreo, Hydrox, and other imprinted cookies. (Also Freemasons.)
Do you enjoy The Criterion Collection
's packaging design? Do you like Eric Skillman's design blog
, where you've seen the process for such design as Night of the Hunter
, and Che
? Have you already fallen in love with Sam Smith's design blog
, where you've seen him work through things like Modern Times
, and Everlasting Moments
Then you will probably hate Fake Criterions
, a Tumblr blog showcasing Criterion designs for such notable films as The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift
, Ernest Goes to Jail
, and Three Ninjas