At Moonhouse, a new Chinese restaurant, bar and private dining venue in Balaclava, Ewert Leaf explores the transience of place and time. Looking to both the Art Deco movement in 1920s Shanghai as well as modern Chinese architecture, sweeping curves and unique materials are layered to deliver a visual tension and a contrast between texture versus colour, hard versus soft.
Kanye West is rapidly becoming as well known for his forays into design as he is for his music. With several businesses in his empire, including a clothing line and a company that will produce… Read More »8 of Kanye West’s biggest design debacles
Facetters: Designer Created a Cool Collection of “Hero Logos,” Combining Typography with Popular Characters
According to Sergey Kirmanov: “I present to your attention a collection of heroic logos. It features 20 heroes from different universes. It was interesting for me to combine the images of the characters with their… Read More »Facetters: Designer Created a Cool Collection of “Hero Logos,” Combining Typography with Popular Characters
Title of Artwork: “Hitler Masturbating” Artwork by Salvador Dali Year Created 1973 Summary of Hitler Masturbating The self-parody implied by the title and subject matter is consistent with the late time of Dali’s life in… Read More »All About Hitler Masturbating by Salvador Dali
Labor Day is as good a time as any to remind ourselves that it takes design labor to protect our nation from those who want to attack it from within. (The following post was originally… Read More »The Daily Heller: The National Defensive Design Strategy, Revisited