Lupi & Kaki King

by Sunday, May 7, 2017

For most people, the words 'visual data' bring to mind images of impersonal bar graphs and pie charts that live in the realm of statistics and planning. But for information designer Giorgia Lupi, data is a filter through which people view their lives and have their lives understood and explored by others. At the Design ...

Paul Renner

by Friday, May 5, 2017

Even before 1932, Renner made his opposition to the Nazis very clear, notably in his book “Kulturbolschewismus?” (Cultural Bolshevism). He was unable to find a German publisher, so it was published by his Swiss friend Eugen Rentsch. After the Nazis seized power in March 1933, Paul was arrested and dismissed from his post in Munich in ...

Phlegm

by Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Phlegm is a British muralist and artist who draws his environment into the narrative. He first developed his illustrations in self-published comics, and he still creates books of ink drawings. At one point he began developing his characters presented in a medium of murals. These are highly detailed with a very bold idea. The artist’s ...

Karolis Strautniekas

by Monday, May 1, 2017

What if we try to give space to the silence of our ego? Karolis Strautniekas tries it unceasingly in his compositions, men alone who are interrogated from the depths, trying to find out something from the surrounding environment. They can be disturbing landscapes, or so harmless to look stale in time, and yet it's always ...

Gus Powell

by Sunday, April 30, 2017

Gus Powell was born in New York City in 1974 and attended Oberlin College where he majored in comparative religion. In 2003 he was selected to be in PDNs 30 under 30 issue and also published his first monograph, The Company of Strangers (J&L Books). His work has been exhibited internationally, including a solo show ...