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The Grand Budapest Hotel Book

The Grand Budapest Hotel, which was released last year, not only drew acclaim for its splendid storytelling, but also for the meticulousness of it’s art direction and design. Annie Atkins was lead graphic designer on the film, working with director … Continue reading

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Sign Painters

In 2010, film makers Faythe Levine and Sam Macon started documenting traditional sign painters and their craft.  Here is a little more about the project. “Sign Painters, the first anecdotal history of the craft, features the stories of more than two … Continue reading

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Woodcut

Bryan Nash Gill has recently published a book titled Woodcut, which documents his series of large-scale relief prints made from the cross sections of trees. “Gill creates patterns not only of great beauty but also year-by-year records of the life … Continue reading

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Sleepyheads

Sleepyheads were originated from a series of sketches of daydreamers by graphic artist Christopher David Ryan. The sketches were turned into a book and have subsequently been translated into prints and pillows. I would love a pillow to usher me … Continue reading

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