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www.theguardian.com
23 hours ago
Writing

Zosia Mamet on Girls, acclaim and nepo babies: It's not like you're born to a famous family and the red carpet rolls out for you'

Movies made by committee rarely result in brilliance. [ more ]
Itsnicethat
1 day ago
Design

Would you like a receipt? This clever Co-op animated ad uses a printer to get its message across

The animation for the advert was created using a unique technique involving thermal paper and printing glitches to achieve a distinctive and visually appealing style. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 day ago
Chelsea

Then a woman with a bullwhip walked into the lift': my 17 years painting the demimonde of New York's Chelsea hotel

The Hotel Chelsea has a rich history of housing famous artists and inspiring their work, with David Remfry being one of the notable residents who captured the essence of the place through his art. [ more ]
#graphic-design
Itsnicethat
1 day ago
Graphic design

For Kellen Renstrom type design is a way to mutate the mundane into "some new magic or mystery"

Kellen Renstrom, a type-led generalist designer, focuses on physicality and typography in his work, drawing inspiration from everyday objects and hands-on processes. [ more ]
Creative Bloq
2 months ago
Graphic design

A day in the life of Apple TV+ graphic designer Gina Alessi: "We're surrounded by flurries of paper, set drawings and research photos"

Gina Alessi led graphic design for Manhunt on Apple TV+, meticulously creating era-specific pieces.
She uses Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and Procreate, working long hours in a lively art department atmosphere. [ more ]
Itsnicethat
1 day ago
Graphic design

For Kellen Renstrom type design is a way to mutate the mundane into "some new magic or mystery"

Kellen Renstrom, a type-led generalist designer, focuses on physicality and typography in his work, drawing inspiration from everyday objects and hands-on processes. [ more ]
Creative Bloq
2 months ago
Graphic design

A day in the life of Apple TV+ graphic designer Gina Alessi: "We're surrounded by flurries of paper, set drawings and research photos"

Gina Alessi led graphic design for Manhunt on Apple TV+, meticulously creating era-specific pieces.
She uses Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and Procreate, working long hours in a lively art department atmosphere. [ more ]
moregraphic-design
www.themorningsun.com
1 month ago
Writing

New memoir says Roseanne Barr required her writing staff to wear numbered T-shirts to avoid her having to learn their names

The hardest writing assignment for Stan Zimmerman was writing his memoir, a process he completed alone with self-motivation and influence from his past works. [ more ]
#music
Slate Magazine
1 month ago
Music

A Standout Show About an All-Women Muslim Punk Band Is Back. Its Music Is Better Than Ever.

We Are Lady Parts returns with a second season filled with tighter music and stronger vocals, including original songs and clever covers. [ more ]
Irish Independent
2 months ago
Writing

'I love Clare, I'm a Banner woman at heart' - Susan O'Neill's love of home

Embracing a solo life on the road, the musician finds joy in waiting and connecting with her home in Co Clare. [ more ]
London Jazz News
5 months ago
London music

Mondays With Morgan: Jim Snidero - new album 'For All We Know'

Jim Snidero's new album 'For All We Know' is a chordless trio album featuring standards showcasing his progression as a self-editor and sound designer.
Snidero's musical journey and creative process have been influenced by his quest to condense his music to its essence, explore new concepts, and cope with frustrations during the pandemic. [ more ]
Kqed
5 months ago
Music

Chelsea Wolfe Says Witchcraft and Sobriety Informed Her Latest Album

Witchcraft influences Chelsea Wolfe's music and creative process.
Witchcraft is not a religion and each practitioner has their own unique path. [ more ]
Open Culture
5 months ago
Music

Bruce Hornsby Discusses His Adventurous Compositions and Collaborations on Nakedly Examined Music

Bruce Hornsby's career has evolved significantly since his debut album in 1986.
He has collaborated with a wide range of musicians and has explored different styles throughout his 18+ albums. [ more ]
stupidDOPE
3 weeks ago
Music

Chance The Rapper Drops New Single "Stars Out" | stupidDOPE

Chance The Rapper builds anticipation for upcoming album with release of 'Stars Out' track and music video. [ more ]
Slate Magazine
1 month ago
Music

A Standout Show About an All-Women Muslim Punk Band Is Back. Its Music Is Better Than Ever.

We Are Lady Parts returns with a second season filled with tighter music and stronger vocals, including original songs and clever covers. [ more ]
Irish Independent
2 months ago
Writing

'I love Clare, I'm a Banner woman at heart' - Susan O'Neill's love of home

Embracing a solo life on the road, the musician finds joy in waiting and connecting with her home in Co Clare. [ more ]
London Jazz News
5 months ago
London music

Mondays With Morgan: Jim Snidero - new album 'For All We Know'

Jim Snidero's new album 'For All We Know' is a chordless trio album featuring standards showcasing his progression as a self-editor and sound designer.
Snidero's musical journey and creative process have been influenced by his quest to condense his music to its essence, explore new concepts, and cope with frustrations during the pandemic. [ more ]
Kqed
5 months ago
Music

Chelsea Wolfe Says Witchcraft and Sobriety Informed Her Latest Album

Witchcraft influences Chelsea Wolfe's music and creative process.
Witchcraft is not a religion and each practitioner has their own unique path. [ more ]
Open Culture
5 months ago
Music

Bruce Hornsby Discusses His Adventurous Compositions and Collaborations on Nakedly Examined Music

Bruce Hornsby's career has evolved significantly since his debut album in 1986.
He has collaborated with a wide range of musicians and has explored different styles throughout his 18+ albums. [ more ]
stupidDOPE
3 weeks ago
Music

Chance The Rapper Drops New Single "Stars Out" | stupidDOPE

Chance The Rapper builds anticipation for upcoming album with release of 'Stars Out' track and music video. [ more ]
moremusic
#music-video
Pitchfork
1 month ago
Music

Watch Mabe Fratti's Video for New Song "Enfrente"

Mabe Fratti's new music video for the single 'Enfrente' explores water's movement and plasticity, creating rhythmic visuals that complement the song's groove. [ more ]
Pitchfork
2 months ago
Music

Lip Critic: Hex Dealer

The music video 'In the Wawa' by Lip Critic exemplifies their approach to creation by cutting off influences to experiment with new sounds on their debut album, 'Hex Dealer.' [ more ]
Pitchfork
3 months ago
Music

Blood Incantation Tease New Album, Share "Luminescent Bridge" Video

Blood Incantation is releasing a new album soon and has shared a visually stunning music video for their song 'Luminescent Bridge'. [ more ]
Pitchfork
1 month ago
Music

Watch Mabe Fratti's Video for New Song "Enfrente"

Mabe Fratti's new music video for the single 'Enfrente' explores water's movement and plasticity, creating rhythmic visuals that complement the song's groove. [ more ]
Pitchfork
2 months ago
Music

Lip Critic: Hex Dealer

The music video 'In the Wawa' by Lip Critic exemplifies their approach to creation by cutting off influences to experiment with new sounds on their debut album, 'Hex Dealer.' [ more ]
Pitchfork
3 months ago
Music

Blood Incantation Tease New Album, Share "Luminescent Bridge" Video

Blood Incantation is releasing a new album soon and has shared a visually stunning music video for their song 'Luminescent Bridge'. [ more ]
moremusic-video
Juxtapoz
1 month ago
Graphic design

Juxtapoz Magazine - Worlds Within Worlds: Enter the Mind of Wayne White

Wayne White's impact on visual culture is significant, influencing a wide range of animators, artists, and directors with thematic and stylistic similarities in their work. [ more ]
#music-industry
Pitchfork
1 month ago
Writing

Young Jesus: The Fool

John Rossiter reconnects with heartland rock roots to create a magnetic and direct record with 'The Fool.' [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Music

Bring Me the Horizon: Post Human: Nex Gen review a defining album of our digitally overloaded era

Post Human: Nex Gen, the highly anticipated album by Sheffield pop-metallers, was released suddenly after delays, delivering a strong mix of high-quality tracks. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 weeks ago
Writing

The Streets' Mike Skinner: My mid-20s were utterly traumatic. Everything was upside down'

Mike Skinner prefers to focus on current projects rather than celebrating past work through anniversary tours. [ more ]
Pitchfork
1 month ago
Writing

Young Jesus: The Fool

John Rossiter reconnects with heartland rock roots to create a magnetic and direct record with 'The Fool.' [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Music

Bring Me the Horizon: Post Human: Nex Gen review a defining album of our digitally overloaded era

Post Human: Nex Gen, the highly anticipated album by Sheffield pop-metallers, was released suddenly after delays, delivering a strong mix of high-quality tracks. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 weeks ago
Writing

The Streets' Mike Skinner: My mid-20s were utterly traumatic. Everything was upside down'

Mike Skinner prefers to focus on current projects rather than celebrating past work through anniversary tours. [ more ]
moremusic-industry
Pitchfork
1 month ago
Music

Beak> Surprise Release New Album >>>>

The trio Beak> surprise-released a new album after six years with no singles or promotion, focusing on creating head music best listened to as an album. [ more ]
The Art Newspaper - International art news and events
2 months ago
Writing

Surrealist pioneer Eileen Agar's remarkable life

Eileen Agar's autobiography reflects a life filled with unconventional experiences and connections, intertwined with her artistic journey in the Surrealist movement. [ more ]
#art-exhibition
designboom | architecture & design magazine
2 months ago
Design

osaka art & design 2024 highlights: discover not-to-miss exhibitions and shows

Osaka Art & Design 2024 transforms the city into a vast art and design showcase with nearly 50 venues. [ more ]
The Art Newspaper - International art news and events
2 months ago
Design

'It's a dream for an artist to be able to do this': Walton Ford one creating a lion's den at the Morgan Library & Museum

Walton Ford's exhibition at the Morgan Library & Museum showcases his gift of sketches, studies, and paintings, providing insight into his creative process and inspiration. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
2 months ago
Design

osaka art & design 2024 highlights: discover not-to-miss exhibitions and shows

Osaka Art & Design 2024 transforms the city into a vast art and design showcase with nearly 50 venues. [ more ]
The Art Newspaper - International art news and events
2 months ago
Design

'It's a dream for an artist to be able to do this': Walton Ford one creating a lion's den at the Morgan Library & Museum

Walton Ford's exhibition at the Morgan Library & Museum showcases his gift of sketches, studies, and paintings, providing insight into his creative process and inspiration. [ more ]
moreart-exhibition
AnOther
2 months ago
Design

These Short Films Celebrate Dreaming as a Key to Creativity

The importance of dreaming as a crucial but often overlooked aspect of the creative process. [ more ]
Amy Goodchild
2 months ago
Data science

Coding my Handwriting - Amy Goodchild

Sometimes we dismiss an idea as too complex, only to later accomplish it. [ more ]
#film-production
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Film

Scenarios review Jean-Luc Godard collage is his final love letter to cinema

An intimate look at Jean-Luc Godard's creative process and final projects before his death. [ more ]
Creative Bloq
3 months ago
Graphic design

What is colour grading? Here's all you need to know

Colour grading is crucial for setting mood and enhancing storytelling in film and photography.
The distinction between colour correction and colour grading lies in the creative approach and specific adjustments made to images. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Film

Scenarios review Jean-Luc Godard collage is his final love letter to cinema

An intimate look at Jean-Luc Godard's creative process and final projects before his death. [ more ]
Creative Bloq
3 months ago
Graphic design

What is colour grading? Here's all you need to know

Colour grading is crucial for setting mood and enhancing storytelling in film and photography.
The distinction between colour correction and colour grading lies in the creative approach and specific adjustments made to images. [ more ]
morefilm-production
Creative Bloq
2 months ago
Graphic design

"Less is always more in animation": a day in the life of senior animator Jonathan Pui

Starting the day with sketching can generate ideas for creative projects. [ more ]
#entrepreneurship
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
London

This Designer's Goal Is Honoring the Stone

Designing jewelry as a unique home for gemstones is a balance between creativity and wearability. [ more ]
Forbes
7 months ago
Design

Ballerina-Turned-Designer Jamie Wolf On Growing A Celeb-Beloved Fine Jewelry Brand

Jamie Wolf launched her fine jewelry brand while working full-time as a dancer with the New York City Ballet.
She started by selling her pieces to fellow dancers and reinvesting her earnings in higher-quality materials and stones. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
London

This Designer's Goal Is Honoring the Stone

Designing jewelry as a unique home for gemstones is a balance between creativity and wearability. [ more ]
Forbes
7 months ago
Design

Ballerina-Turned-Designer Jamie Wolf On Growing A Celeb-Beloved Fine Jewelry Brand

Jamie Wolf launched her fine jewelry brand while working full-time as a dancer with the New York City Ballet.
She started by selling her pieces to fellow dancers and reinvesting her earnings in higher-quality materials and stones. [ more ]
moreentrepreneurship
Document Journal
2 months ago
Music

Dreaming alongside Sega Bodega

Dennis album artwork by Aidan Zamiri. Exploring dreamlike realms through melodic storytelling and arpeggios. [ more ]
Creative Bloq
2 months ago
Graphic design

"There are no rules and no planning: just organic, true doodling," says Mr Doodle as he launches major exhibition

The artist's creative process is organic and unplanned, with a focus on instinct and doodling. Collaborations broaden art perceptions and experiences. [ more ]
#design
Bustle
2 months ago
Graphic design

H&M's Creative Advisor Started Off Folding T-Shirts There 37 Years Ago

Ann-Sofie Johansson shares insights on her career journey and the influence of H&M on her creative path. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
2 months ago
Design

catalog of living: taschen explores marc newson's 40-year design journey in new book

Marc Newson's book 'Works 84-24' showcases his extensive career with vibrant images and commentary, emphasizing his drive to solve challenges in design. [ more ]
Design Milk
3 months ago
Design

12 Questions With Kelly Wearstler on the Echo Collection

Creativity is an awesome responsibility and labor of love.
Echo Collection celebrates iterative design inspired by nature. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
3 months ago
Web design

ryota akiyama repurposes urethane foam into primitive, rock-like objects

Rocks inspire furniture made with urethane foam
Texture and shape created by tearing and painting foam [ more ]
Design Milk
6 months ago
UX design

What DWR's Champagne Chair Contest Reminds Me About Design

Architects participate in Design Within Reach's Champagne Chair Contest to create miniature iconic chairs using champagne bottle materials.
The author approached the task as a charrette, using Beaux-Art tradition and ideating within a set of constraints. [ more ]
Itsnicethat
1 month ago
Design

Sunroom's experimental Risograph prints are sent by snail mail

Clare and Jake challenge themselves to create new designs monthly, drawing inspiration from nature, travels, and shared life experiences. [ more ]
Bustle
2 months ago
Graphic design

H&M's Creative Advisor Started Off Folding T-Shirts There 37 Years Ago

Ann-Sofie Johansson shares insights on her career journey and the influence of H&M on her creative path. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
2 months ago
Design

catalog of living: taschen explores marc newson's 40-year design journey in new book

Marc Newson's book 'Works 84-24' showcases his extensive career with vibrant images and commentary, emphasizing his drive to solve challenges in design. [ more ]
Design Milk
3 months ago
Design

12 Questions With Kelly Wearstler on the Echo Collection

Creativity is an awesome responsibility and labor of love.
Echo Collection celebrates iterative design inspired by nature. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
3 months ago
Web design

ryota akiyama repurposes urethane foam into primitive, rock-like objects

Rocks inspire furniture made with urethane foam
Texture and shape created by tearing and painting foam [ more ]
Design Milk
6 months ago
UX design

What DWR's Champagne Chair Contest Reminds Me About Design

Architects participate in Design Within Reach's Champagne Chair Contest to create miniature iconic chairs using champagne bottle materials.
The author approached the task as a charrette, using Beaux-Art tradition and ideating within a set of constraints. [ more ]
Itsnicethat
1 month ago
Design

Sunroom's experimental Risograph prints are sent by snail mail

Clare and Jake challenge themselves to create new designs monthly, drawing inspiration from nature, travels, and shared life experiences. [ more ]
moredesign
PublishersWeekly.com
4 months ago
Books

For Miranda July, Writing Is a True Calling

Creating art is a lifelong commitment and a form of personal religion for Miranda July. [ more ]
#inspiration
The New Yorker
2 months ago
Writing

Miranda July Turns the Lights On

Discovering unexpected story elements can fundamentally change the creative process. [ more ]
Design You Trust - Design Daily Since 2007
3 months ago
Graphic design

Meet Theodoru, An Artist Shaped by a Blend of Surrealism and Childhood

Theodoru's unique artistic evolution was shaped by his childhood environment and personal experiences, blending surrealism with resilience. [ more ]
Metro Philadelphia
4 months ago
Books

'Float': Kate Marchant dives into story and seeing her book come to life onscreen - Metro Philadelphia

Teen author's Wattpad story 'Float' adapted into a movie
Influences behind the creation of 'Float' on Wattpad [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
4 weeks ago
Writing

Former UFC, WWE star Ronda Rousey finds 'path that I was meant for' as graphic novelist

Ronda Rousey's screenplay idea turned graphic novel shows how inspiration can strike at unexpected times, leading to creative ventures. [ more ]
The New Yorker
2 months ago
Writing

Miranda July Turns the Lights On

Discovering unexpected story elements can fundamentally change the creative process. [ more ]
Design You Trust - Design Daily Since 2007
3 months ago
Graphic design

Meet Theodoru, An Artist Shaped by a Blend of Surrealism and Childhood

Theodoru's unique artistic evolution was shaped by his childhood environment and personal experiences, blending surrealism with resilience. [ more ]
Metro Philadelphia
4 months ago
Books

'Float': Kate Marchant dives into story and seeing her book come to life onscreen - Metro Philadelphia

Teen author's Wattpad story 'Float' adapted into a movie
Influences behind the creation of 'Float' on Wattpad [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
4 weeks ago
Writing

Former UFC, WWE star Ronda Rousey finds 'path that I was meant for' as graphic novelist

Ronda Rousey's screenplay idea turned graphic novel shows how inspiration can strike at unexpected times, leading to creative ventures. [ more ]
moreinspiration
Itsnicethat
2 months ago
Writing

Anna Degnbol's elegant alien characters will "show you how to dream"

Anna's childhood love for comics influenced her career, with her comic 'Perfect Sleep' engaging in speculative fiction to explore ethical questions. [ more ]
Design Milk
2 months ago
Design

Threads Sing in Paolo Arao's Devotion to Textiles

Devotion is essential in the creative process for artists, as seen through Paolo Arao's exhibition showcasing spiritual and healing elements in his textile works. [ more ]
The Verge
2 months ago
Graphic design

"Apple Pencil Pro" spotted in code on Apple's Japanese site

The process of creating art with an Apple Pencil Pro is depicted through unique and colorful paper folding techniques. [ more ]
#art
Design You Trust - Design Daily Since 2007
2 months ago
Graphic design

Captivating And Humorous Illustrations Created From Everyday Items By Christoph Niemann

Christoph Niemann transforms ordinary objects into captivating images on Instagram, connecting with a global audience. [ more ]
The Art Newspaper - International art news and events
3 months ago
Design

Good Spirit: Rachel Verghis is the creative force behind a small-batch gin that's keeping the art world topped up

Artists like Mike Bouchet can create unique pieces by distilling aromas like the US dollar.
Rachel Verghis turned the idea of capturing the essence of a banknote into a unique gin called MarGin. [ more ]
Document Journal
5 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Casa Artist Sofia Crespo's 'Structures of Being' illuminates Barcelona

Using large-scale projection mapping, an artist reimagines Antoni Gaudí's Casa Batlló in Barcelona.
The projection mapping piece, titled Structures of Being, incorporates biomorphic and nature-inspired forms. [ more ]
Design You Trust - Design Daily Since 2007
2 months ago
Graphic design

Captivating And Humorous Illustrations Created From Everyday Items By Christoph Niemann

Christoph Niemann transforms ordinary objects into captivating images on Instagram, connecting with a global audience. [ more ]
The Art Newspaper - International art news and events
3 months ago
Design

Good Spirit: Rachel Verghis is the creative force behind a small-batch gin that's keeping the art world topped up

Artists like Mike Bouchet can create unique pieces by distilling aromas like the US dollar.
Rachel Verghis turned the idea of capturing the essence of a banknote into a unique gin called MarGin. [ more ]
Document Journal
5 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Casa Artist Sofia Crespo's 'Structures of Being' illuminates Barcelona

Using large-scale projection mapping, an artist reimagines Antoni Gaudí's Casa Batlló in Barcelona.
The projection mapping piece, titled Structures of Being, incorporates biomorphic and nature-inspired forms. [ more ]
moreart
#collaboration
Fast Company
2 months ago
Music

Dua Lipa's 'Radical Optimism' goes beyond 'dance-crying'

Radical Optimism album represents thematic maturation and experimental evolution for Dua Lipa. [ more ]
WOSU News
5 months ago
Design

'Straight from bedtime to the studio,' how two artists work from home

Molly Jo and Nate have a collaborative art practice called Byproduct Studios.
They repurpose leftover materials to create art and furniture. [ more ]
Fast Company
2 months ago
Music

Dua Lipa's 'Radical Optimism' goes beyond 'dance-crying'

Radical Optimism album represents thematic maturation and experimental evolution for Dua Lipa. [ more ]
WOSU News
5 months ago
Design

'Straight from bedtime to the studio,' how two artists work from home

Molly Jo and Nate have a collaborative art practice called Byproduct Studios.
They repurpose leftover materials to create art and furniture. [ more ]
morecollaboration
Pitchfork
2 months ago
JavaScript

Jon Hopkins Announces New Album Ritual, Shares Video for New Song

Creative process is intuitive and retrospective, creating a ritualistic structure open to individual interpretation. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Writing

St. Vincent's 10 (or, Actually 11) Essential Songs

Annie Clark (St. Vincent) is a talented artist known for her work ethic, creativity, and fascination with sound creation. [ more ]
#influences
Creative Bloq
3 months ago
Graphic design

Marvel artist Russell Dauterman's new book is a work of art

Style evolves continuously through diverse influences and experiences. [ more ]
Itsnicethat
3 weeks ago
Design

Victoria Rosselli makes great design by embracing "happy little accidents"

Victoria Rosselli emphasizes the importance of adopting a 'loose sensibility' in design, embracing unconventional routes and happy accidents for unique results. [ more ]
Creative Bloq
3 months ago
Graphic design

Marvel artist Russell Dauterman's new book is a work of art

Style evolves continuously through diverse influences and experiences. [ more ]
Itsnicethat
3 weeks ago
Design

Victoria Rosselli makes great design by embracing "happy little accidents"

Victoria Rosselli emphasizes the importance of adopting a 'loose sensibility' in design, embracing unconventional routes and happy accidents for unique results. [ more ]
moreinfluences
Design Milk
3 months ago
Design

Andu Masebo Loves Free Entertainment, Joining Materials + More

Andu Masebo transitioned from trying to impress others with existing work to finding his design identity in making simple objects with personal meaning. [ more ]
KALTBLUT Magazine
3 months ago
Music

Trippy Visuals and Eclectic Sounds Are Back on the Menu With Circuit Faker's "Ocular Therapy" - KALTBLUT Magazine

Taylor Nelson, aka Circuit Faker, crafts unique electronic music with powerful vocals and dynamic arrangements. [ more ]
Creative Bloq
3 months ago
Graphic design

"It's about finding the balance": A day in the life of visual development artist Chrystin Garland

Creating a morning routine helps with productivity and creativity. [ more ]
VG247
3 months ago
Video games

After Fallout, video games will conquer Hollywood

Video game adaptations are the next big trend in Hollywood post-pandemic.
Successful game adaptations focus on passionate creatives and maintaining the original identity of the source material. [ more ]
Design Milk
3 months ago
Design

DMTV Milkshake: James De Wulf on Concrete and Self-Discovery

Discovering art through failure shaped James De Wulf's career.
Concrete is De Wulf's primary expressive medium, leading to innovative designs. [ more ]
Consequence
3 months ago
Music

Elbow's Guy Garvey on Knife Fights and New Album Audio Vertigo: Podcast

Elbow developed a beat-driven mindset for their new album, Audio Vertigo, leading to a reinvention in their recording approach.
Guy Garvey drew inspiration from bands like Talk Talk, R.E.M., and The Beatles, particularly focusing on The Beatles' work ethic and process. [ more ]
Design You Trust
3 months ago
Graphic design

Beautiful Clay Characters and Still Lifes by Irma Grunholz

Irma Gruenholz creates three-dimensional illustrations using clay and various materials.
She focuses on experimentation with textures and seeks innovative solutions for her projects. [ more ]
Vulture
3 months ago
Podcast

How to Turn a Comedy Podcast Into a Comedy Documentary

A behind-the-scenes look at comedian Mike Birbiglia's creative process.
Good One podcast transformed into a comedy-documentary special. [ more ]
Creative Bloq
3 months ago
Graphic design

"Great work is not good enough to survive": A day in the life of TEMPLO co-founder Pali Palavathanan

Pali Palavathanan is the co-founder and creative director of TEMPLO, working with prestigious clients like The United Nations and Greenpeace.
He emphasizes the importance of vetting clients and dealing with creative blocks in running an agency. [ more ]
VG247
4 months ago
Video games

Ever wondered why Cyberpunk 2077's side quests are so good? Apparently all it takes is a lot of rejection

Rejecting most ideas leads to better side quests
Quality over quantity when pitching side quest ideas [ more ]
New York Theatre Guide
4 months ago
Books

From page to stage: How bestselling books became Broadway blockbusters | New York Theatre Guide

Adapting books into musicals is a common practice, with four new Broadway shows originating from novels and films this spring.
Turning a novel into a musical involves distilling the essence of the story while facing challenges in reimagining content for the stage. [ more ]
www.fastcompany.com
4 months ago
Graphic design

A design great shares 3 tips for navigating tricky client situations

Branding involves high stakes and requires honest feedback for success.
Leaders in creative professions should focus on what's best for the client and demand excellence and decisiveness from their team. [ more ]
www.fastcompany.com
4 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Figuring out Hollywood's new script in a post-strike era

AI can be an additive tool in Hollywood's creative process.
Movie theaters have struggled to recover post-pandemic. [ more ]
Deep House London
4 months ago
London music

Ankhoi remixes Mayra Andrade's 'Afeto' out now on Sony Music France | News | Deep House London

Ankhoî's musical style is mesmerizing and evolving
Ankhoî's remixes create captivating journeys [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
4 months ago
New York City

Patti Smith Sings for a New York Gem'

J.P. Morgan's library now Morgan Library & Museum celebrated its centennial.
The Morgan Library & Museum displays rare editions and manuscripts from famous artists and writers. [ more ]
The Drum
4 months ago
Online marketing

World Creative Rankings: Pancho Cassis talks Banksy, unexpected work and writing

Pancho Cassis is the global chief creative officer, named third most awarded CCO in the World Creative Rankings.
Cassis started as a copywriter and values writing as a way of generating ideas in advertising. [ more ]
Futurism
4 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Dakota Johnson Says Audiences Will Be Disgusted by AI Content

Audiences will always be able to sniff out 'AI-generated garbage' in films, human touch remains essential in movie-making.
Decision-making by committees and reliance on numbers and algorithms can cheapen the artistic essence of filmmaking. [ more ]
#artist
Berlin Art Link
4 months ago
Design

Studio Visit with Basma al-Sharif | Berlin Art Link

Basma al-Sharif's home reflects her artistic practice.
She intertwines domestic life and creative flow. [ more ]
Creative Bloq
6 months ago
Graphic design

Artist insight: pro advice from The Gnomon Workshop's best instructors

The Gnomon Workshop provides a platform for artists to learn from leading artists in video games, film, and illustration.
The artists at The Gnomon Workshop discuss their creative process, style, technology, and technique. [ more ]
Berlin Art Link
4 months ago
Design

Studio Visit with Basma al-Sharif | Berlin Art Link

Basma al-Sharif's home reflects her artistic practice.
She intertwines domestic life and creative flow. [ more ]
Creative Bloq
6 months ago
Graphic design

Artist insight: pro advice from The Gnomon Workshop's best instructors

The Gnomon Workshop provides a platform for artists to learn from leading artists in video games, film, and illustration.
The artists at The Gnomon Workshop discuss their creative process, style, technology, and technique. [ more ]
moreartist
New York Post
4 months ago
Music

Willow Smith gets naked to promote new single 'Symptom Of Life'

Willow Smith's new single 'Symptom Of Life' is set to be released on 3/12.
Willow Smith has transitioned from a rock sound to a new sound for her upcoming album. [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
4 months ago
UX design

Retro mechanical keyboards offer a tactile experience to inspire creativity - Yanko Design

The retro-style keyboard by AZIO offers a blend of classic typewriter design with modern luxury materials.
AZIO's retro mechanical keyboards strike a balance between minimalist design and detailed retro aesthetics. [ more ]
Pitchfork
5 months ago
Music

Bat for Lashes Returns With New Album The Dream of Delphi, Shares Song and Video

The album 'The Dream of Delphi' by Bat for Lashes is a folkloric account of Natasha Khan's early motherhood.
The album's single serves as a manifesto for Khan, reflecting her journey into motherhood and vulnerability. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
5 months ago
Web design

waterfrom embraces an 'unfinished' spatial narrative for anest collective boutique in chengdu

Waterfrom Design collaborates with ANEST COLLECTIVE for a boutique reflecting the brand's creative origins.
The design process embraces imperfection and 'unfinished' elements to inspire creativity. [ more ]
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https://www.rogerebert.com/
5 months ago
Career

Jean-Pierre Jeunet Isn't Anything Like Amelie, but He's Trying | Interviews | Roger Ebert

The director wanted to create a feel-good movie with 'Amélie,' aiming for positivity despite mixed reactions.
The director, despite admitting to being pessimistic, believes that every human being has something good at heart. [ more ]
Creative Bloq
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Spider-Man producer's stance on AI is great to see

AI is gaining ground in the film industry, with the potential to transform jobs and creative processes, but some producers prioritize authentic, new visual styles over AI-generated content. [ more ]
https://www.rogerebert.com/
5 months ago
Career

Jean-Pierre Jeunet Isn't Anything Like Amelie, but He's Trying | Interviews | Roger Ebert

The director wanted to create a feel-good movie with 'Amélie,' aiming for positivity despite mixed reactions.
The director, despite admitting to being pessimistic, believes that every human being has something good at heart. [ more ]
Creative Bloq
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Spider-Man producer's stance on AI is great to see

AI is gaining ground in the film industry, with the potential to transform jobs and creative processes, but some producers prioritize authentic, new visual styles over AI-generated content. [ more ]
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Pitchfork
5 months ago
Music

Kanye West / Ty Dolla $ign: VULTURES 1

Kanye West's albums have become the products of frantic bursts of writing and recording, resulting in rushed and overstuffed records.
Kanye's creative process has shifted from being governed by mass production to the requirements of streaming platforms. [ more ]
Medium
5 months ago
UX design

Designer, don't fall in love with your project

Designers have a tendency to become possessive and territorial over their work.
The design stage is where ideas take a concrete form for the first time. [ more ]
Design Milk
5 months ago
Design

Niamh Barry Sculpts in Bronze + Light With Biblical Proportions

Niamh Barry is a self-taught metalworker who creates bronze furnishings that combine craftsmanship and modern innovation.
Barry's iconic pieces, such as the Shouldering Table and Ghost Bench, defy gravity and manipulate perception.
Each of Barry's creations contributes to her creative canon, with her inspiration coming from her intuitive and visceral creative mind. [ more ]
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Funcheap
5 months ago
Design

SF's Cartoon Art Museum's "Pay What You Wish" Day (First Tuesdays)

The Cartoon Art Museum in San Francisco has a wide range of cartoon art on display and offers interactive experiences for visitors of all ages.
The museum aims to be a premier destination for cartoon art and to provide insight into the creative process. [ more ]
Funcheap
5 months ago
Design

SF's Cartoon Art Museum's "Pay What You Wish" Day (First Tuesdays)

The Cartoon Art Museum offers a variety of cartoon art exhibitions, workshops, and activities for people of all ages.
The museum aims to be a premier destination for experiencing and learning about cartoon art and its impact on society. [ more ]
Funcheap
5 months ago
Design

SF's Cartoon Art Museum's "Pay What You Wish" Day (First Tuesdays)

The Cartoon Art Museum in San Francisco has a wide range of cartoon art on display and offers interactive experiences for visitors of all ages.
The museum aims to be a premier destination for cartoon art and to provide insight into the creative process. [ more ]
Funcheap
5 months ago
Design

SF's Cartoon Art Museum's "Pay What You Wish" Day (First Tuesdays)

The Cartoon Art Museum offers a variety of cartoon art exhibitions, workshops, and activities for people of all ages.
The museum aims to be a premier destination for experiencing and learning about cartoon art and its impact on society. [ more ]
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Creative Bloq
6 months ago
Film

Why analogue photography is making a creative comeback

Analog film photography is experiencing a resurgence, particularly in commercial use by agencies.
Using film has become a deliberate choice rooted in the unique qualities it brings to the creative process. [ more ]
FlowingData
6 months ago
Design

Map with a receipt printer

Aaron Koelker creates a six-foot long map of the Wakulla River in Florida using a receipt printer and Adobe Illustrator.
Koelker outlines his process for creating the map and emphasizes the importance of experimenting and learning from mistakes. [ more ]
#poetri
The Paris Review
6 months ago
Writing

Making of a Poem: Farid Matuk on "Crease" - The Paris Review

The poem "Crease" by Farid Matuk started with the inspiration of artist Jeannie Simms' process of creating photograms.
The poem also draws from the experience of the poet during a routine of evening walks in a neighborhood near UC Berkeley. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
6 months ago
Writing

Reams of secret poetry by pioneering British scientist finally come to light

Sir Humphry Davy, a renowned chemist, secretly penned hundreds of poems in his notebooks that were also used to record his scientific experiments.
The recently discovered poems offer insights into Davy's inner thoughts and creative process, shedding light on the mind of an extraordinary scientific genius. [ more ]
The Paris Review
6 months ago
Writing

Making of a Poem: Farid Matuk on "Crease" - The Paris Review

The poem "Crease" by Farid Matuk started with the inspiration of artist Jeannie Simms' process of creating photograms.
The poem also draws from the experience of the poet during a routine of evening walks in a neighborhood near UC Berkeley. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
6 months ago
Writing

Reams of secret poetry by pioneering British scientist finally come to light

Sir Humphry Davy, a renowned chemist, secretly penned hundreds of poems in his notebooks that were also used to record his scientific experiments.
The recently discovered poems offer insights into Davy's inner thoughts and creative process, shedding light on the mind of an extraordinary scientific genius. [ more ]
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Design Milk
7 months ago
Design

F5: Jason Bird's Favorite Chair + the Simple Things He Favors

Jason Bird is the Founder, Creative Director, and Managing Director of Luxxbox, a company that designs and manufactures furniture, lighting, and objects.
Bird's career in architectural lighting began in Australia and he has since gained experience working for major manufacturers in the US.
Bird's work combines art and engineering, with a focus on pushing boundaries and exploring unconventional materials and production techniques. [ more ]
www.fastcompany.com
7 months ago
Books

The best book covers of 2023 are the ones you'll never see

Book cover design is a complex process that involves balancing artistic creativity with commercial considerations.
Designers often face pressure to create covers that appeal to a wide audience and maximize sales potential. [ more ]
www.bostonherald.com
8 months ago
Music

Picking through my awkward vinyl past with Jeff Tweedy, whose new book is World Within a Song'

Music autobiographies are adopting a trend of using individual songs as entry points into the personal history of performers.
Jeff Tweedy's new book, World Within a Song, follows this trend and offers a funny and generous look into his musical journey.
The book is part of a growing trend of music autobiographies that provide a more unique and personal approach to storytelling. [ more ]
Itsnicethat
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Artificial intelligence

"Leave the dishes for the algorithm": How leading designers really incorporate AI

AI can inspire new design concepts and push creative boundaries, even for those initially hesitant towards the technology. [ more ]
Polygon
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Writing

Longlegs needed one more scene

Perkins discusses the creative process of crafting a movie ending through persistence and iteration. [ more ]
KALTBLUT Magazine
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Music

In Conversation with KUCKA - KALTBLUT Magazine

KUČKA transitions to whimsical fantasy in new album with emotional voyeurism concept. [ more ]
The Nation
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How Comedy Central Fell Into Paramount's Corporate Memory Hole

Paramount deleted 25 years of content from networks like MTV News and Comedy Central, impacting popular culture and left-leaning satire. [ more ]
ReadWrite
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Music

How to make a song on Suno AI: a step-by-step guide

AI technology like Suno AI revolutionizes music creation, offering diverse genres and personalized compositions. [ more ]
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Writing

Juxtapoz Magazine - Eric Yahnker: The Serious Side of a Joke

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Writing

Our 'CREATION' Digital Edition Has Landed! | Man of Many

Exploration of creativity in various forms and celebrating artists who redefine the modern age. [ more ]
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David 'Mr.StarCity' White's life and art are intricately intertwined, making them indistinguishable. [ more ]
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