Signs of the NPS

Photos of all of the US NPS entrance signs from Flickr users BruceandLetty documenting their quest to hike all 391 sites, including American Samoa and Guam. Photos date from January 2003 to December 2007. A great treasure trove of over 1200 images for EGDers. I'd sure like to meet these folks, they must have some great… Continue reading>

Underground Design

Some amazing images of the Stockholm Metro system — seemingly equal parts art, design & theatre. This came to me from a retweet by an unlikely source — love his comment though: Good LØRD. Who was their designer, Willy Wonka? Worth a look if you're interested in public art, signage or wayfinding. Wonderfully whimsical stuff.… Continue reading>

Magnetics reinvented

From the world of POP displays, comes a clever new twist on magnetics for graphics. Most people are familiar with magnetic mats and display films with magnetic edge strips - they're close cousins to the lowly fridge magnet. Magnetic-receptive media by Visual Magnetics turn the concept around - the substrate is the magnet, and the film… Continue reading>