Two birds in the hand…

September 23, 2013

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Found at Valby

August 14, 2013

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More stylish signs

April 19, 2013

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Archived architecture

April 19, 2013

In an attempt to find original drawings of my newly acquired apartment, I found myself digging through the city’s archives. Presented with original ink drawings and ancient parchments, I marvelled at the evolution of hand writing and typography throughout the ages and at the care that went into preserving these since the early 19th century.

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Ice melts in mysterious ways

March 26, 2013

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A toy and a tool.

March 18, 2013

The Kolormondo colour globe is not only eye candy but also a useful colour index for artists and designers. It comes with an app, to easily acquire RGB references for the shade spotted on the cardboard wheel.

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Eye popping

March 17, 2013

Louisiana Museum of Modern Art just north of Copenhagen offers a large exhibition on Pop Art design (graphic, product, interior,etc). Glorious pieces from the 60’s and 70’s are displayed in a plain scenography, notably posters from this golden age of handmade typography.

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Vintage signage

February 26, 2013

The lucky 331 inhabitants of Merrey sur Arce can admire these rare wonders dating back from – my guess – the fifties for the metal plate prohibiting beggary and the seventies for the adorable Alfa Romeo speed limit and serifed weight limitation.

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Rocky raccoon

February 15, 2013

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