Record sleeves of the month
Fans humour an Adidas advert at Copacabana beach of Luis Suárez after World Cup incident
Landline series by Aakash Nihalani
A series of performance installations that explore themes of isolation and community.
"in these new outdoor works, colorful bars pass through individuals, connecting them to each other and functioning as extensions of the urban landscape. the participants examine their own insides and connections, a visual expression of both the isolation and community I often feel living in brooklyn. we spend so much time existing in virtual reality, these works are a visible connection to the real world."- aakash nihalani
The pieces are hand made out of tape, fluorescent paper, and corrugated plastic, and use a magnetic hanging system on the t-shirts.
BIC’s Universal Typeface Experiment
A crowd-sourcing campaign to create a universal typeface, the microsite collects contributors handwriting through a connected touch-screen smart phone, where they are asked to enter the 26 letters of the alphabet.
An algorithm then calculates the average, constantly-evolving typeface. Users can explore other entries where the blue line compares your own to everyone else’s and the yellow average letter.
For TFL’s Year of the Bus initiative, a new bus-stop outside Hamley’s toy shop is constructed out of 100,000 pieces of Lego bricks.
Jennifer in Paradise.tif - the first photoshopped image
Taken by John Knoll, the co-creator of Photoshop, of his future wife on holiday in Bora Bora in 1987.
London bakery ‘Fatties’ identity by Dot Dash
Surface Tension by William Miller
Sculptural objects created from discarded negatives of old photography projects - using a combination of crushing, folding and slicing them and then using a flatbed scanner to photograph them
FIFA’s 92-page Equipment Regulations for designing a World Cup football kit
Full guidelines can be downloaded here.