This year, I handed our annual 2014 Linear Calendar redesign project over to Adam for the first time — and I’m very pleased (and slightly jealous) to admit that I think his redesign is the best linear calendar yet.
I love the overall aesthetic of the circle/dot theme visually at a distance, but I also think the functionality is improved with the separation between individual days and the bold difference between weeks and weekends.
They’re currently being hand-pressed on a giant antique letterpress in either black ink on thick white flecked stock as well as a bold turquoise ink on green.
Julien Mauve. Lonely Window, 2013.Digital interfaces have totally changed how we perceive and interact with the outside world. It’s taught us new ways to communicate without physically seeing or speaking to one another. Through its digital twilight glow, the screen becomes a window, opening to a new world while simultaneously introducing a new kind of loneliness.
Looking back where we were
There’s no way to be sure
Things could have gone other ways
But you follow me to today
We’ll take up separate lives
And in the space that divides
I’ll reach for the best of what was
And leave all that wasn’t behind
I will look back
I will hold fast
This ‘Haunted House’ is not like any you will have seen before and comes in the form of a spooky gallery of paintings that at first seem ordinary but soon turn out to have some hidden surprises in store. The concept behind Torafu Architects’ ‘Haunted Play House’ is to challenge perspectives and norms where rules are broken as children are actually encouraged to run, shout and touch – activities usually forbidden in a gallery or a museum.