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news | IdN Magazine: Identity & Patterns — pleasures & pitfalls of following a pattern, GoSee IdN v22n4

Patterns are everywhere we look – on our clothing, building surfaces, interiors, branding, packaging… but when and how are they best incorporated into a design? The appeal of their usage is obvious, the repetitive elements bring with them a calming vibe, a sense of instant familiarity. But they can also create problems, especially when co-opted across a wide ID spectrum. Find out more: idnworld.com//?id=v22n4 …

03.11.2015 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // 19 items in this article // SHOW article
news | Makeshift #13: Healing Issue — A personal patch kit for the mind, body, and soul

This issue features sea-faring psychiatry, handmade hearing aids, and improvized maternity wards along the creative path toward healing. If you hit roadblocks in your own work, hack them, build around them, and make it better. For details GoSee idnworld.com/makeshift13

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news | IdN v22n3 : Designer Typefaces – Which type are you – trained or instinctive?

Is there a downside to making your own lettering rather than commissioning a specialist or buying off the shelf? IdN asked 13 top designers for their views on this crucial question, illustrated by examples of their work. We have a sneak preview for you on GoSee.

21.09.2015 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // 18 items in this article // SHOW article
news | IdN Extra 11 : Cercle #03 – Insects. An undeniable design plea for the (un)beloved bugs

IdN Extra's 11th issue titled 'Cercle #03 - Insects' has dedicated an entire magazine to the little creatures and shows how they can be both art material and a solution for the future. We have a first impression for you on GoSee. "Appealing or revolting, insects undeniably remain the masters of the world, whatever people think. 80% of living beings are insects. Considered by some as parasites, pests or dirty, they are useful, organized and abound in colors and shapes. Small kings of cont …

29.07.2015 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // 19 items in this article // SHOW article
news | IdN v22n2: Collective Studios – on the advantages of loose ties, the magazine is available in stores now

The IdN v22n2 issue is titled "Collective Studios – Collective Farming for Creatives" and explains its topic as follows: "There is a growing trend away from the formal, hierarchical design studio towards loosely amalgamated peer groups often called collectives. IdN talked to nine such entities about the advantages of working this way." We have several motifs on GoSee, the wonderful rest is in the magazine. idnworld.com//?id=v22n2 …

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news | IdN v22n1: Colour and Graphics - probably the most colourful issue ever! We have the sneak preview for you on GoSee

IdN magazine V22n1 presents the probably most colorful issue ever. On 92 very intensively colored pages, nine leading creatives, who are famous for their exuberant approach to color, share their pictures and comments explaining exactly how they manage to do so. The creatives include: Anagrama, Marta Gawin, Carnovsky, Feixen, Eddie Perrote, Anymade Studio, Maser, Maud Vantours and Rock & Wink. The magazine is as always on idnworld.com. We have a sneak preview on GoSee. …

16.06.2015 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // 17 items in this article // SHOW article
news | IdN - Makeshift #12: Laws & Orders. You are the Sheriff around these parts now! A GoSee peak into the new issue

Makeshift #12: Laws & Orders – You are the Sheriff around these parts now – This issue contains marriage detectives, self-made superheroes, and do-it-yourself gunsmiths finding creative paths toward justice. So if you hit roadblocks in your own work, hack them, build around them, and make it better. The new edition… About - Makeshift is a field guide to hidden creativity. From homemade aircraft in Nigeria to drug smugglers in Mexico, Chinese hackers pushed up against th …

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news | IdN Extra 10: Living Like A Designer, we present you the exclusive magazine preview on GoSee

"Designer products and items are all the craze these days." IdN magazine says in a nutshell. "Although technically every product is crafted by a designer, what sets a designer product apart is the ability to transcend it’s own usability and functionality, perhaps even emanate its own character and style. In this special issue, we feature 160+ products from 38 designers and studios. From designer homeware and furnishings to everyday objects, wearable products and items to fas …

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news | IdN v21n6: best ever Packaging Design Issue, find the exclusive sneak preview here on GoSee

"It's Love at First Sight!" so IdN about the eye-catching world of packing design. At the very moment they are presenting their biggest-ever feature story with more than 50 of their favourite packaging designs by 42 creatives who specialise in packaging design – "toughest of genres" according to IdN. Plus their thoughts on how to excel at it. "This is one you’ll want to save." we quote IdN - and we at GoSee think they are right. idnworld.com/mags/?id=v21 …

08.03.2015 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // 17 items in this article // SHOW article
news | IdN v21n5 comes up with 'Maximalism – Max it out', sneak preview on GoSee

In art, as in sex, size doesn’t matter. From what we have heard ..... There are huge works of minimalism as well as mini-masterpieces of maximalism. Instead of containing the least number of elements, maximalism encompasses the most in a single work. If you are tired of being told that less is more and small is beautiful, try to letting it all hang out and rip up the rules! And IdN is there to help : idnworld.com//?id=v21n5 or idnproshop.com//?id=v21n5 …

11.02.2015 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // 19 items in this article // SHOW article