Archive for October, 2008

‘Bastardised’ Book Launch…

The book ‘Bastardised’ documenting some of the best entries to the much acclaimed Made in Bunch Project launches tomorrow in London. Kindly I was invited to attend but the fare back to Sydney may be a little much so have had to pass unfortunately. The book looks great however, fingers crossed my Bunchism made the final cut! We shall see…


Design Heroes #4 – Bibliothèque

It’s been a while since I’ve updated my collection of design heroes and this is one that I’ve been waiting to add. Bibliothèque are based in London and produce fantastic work for the likes of Adidas, V&A and Nike amongst many other boutique brands , I like most people have been waiting for an update on their website and finally its here, so why not check them out.

Goodbye Serif, Hello FFF

As Im sure most of you are aware by now the Serif as we know it has seen its final post. It has been great to be involved in this site for the last couple of years and although it will be sad to see it go the reincarnation through FormFiftyFive is im told, going to be great. Lots of plans ahead for a brand new design from the ground up taking the best bits from each site so keep an eye on FFF and I look forward to doing my bit to help this new site take shape over the coming months.

Original Format Exhibition Photos

I received a note from Will at Its Nice That to say that the photos from the Original Format exhibition were up on his Flickr. They exhibition looked great, thanks again to Will for getting me involved and looking forward to news on a London show.

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