A really interesting children's interactive play installation at the Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota that is described in detail here. This playscape made entirely of packaging tape and plastic shrink film looks like huge fun for kids to clamber around in. The photos kind of remind me of the kids from the Magic Schoolbus travelling through the… Continue reading>


An interesting niche player in the stock photography realm,Livesurface sells images designed to be transformed by signage, packaging, clothing, etc. designers into renderings. A smart idea that could be a time-saver on the right project. (via Evan Marnoch via Twitter) Continue reading>

Museums of the World

Using a variation of their famous "street view" technology, Google has created the Art Project a pretty interesting resource for art lovers and museum junkies. I've had the good fortune to visit a few of the 15 to 20 museums featured, and can confirm that it is not exactly like being there, but in the absence… Continue reading>

Go Big or Go Home

Grand Stand 3 is an upcoming book on trade show displays for big budgets. From the publisher: "The book encompasses 150 stunning projects representing a varied selection of remarkable trade-fair environments from around the world—successful designs ranging from stands occupying cozy corners to those spanning supersized spaces, all of which have grabbed the attention of… Continue reading>