Designer Aaron Draplin’s tirade is probably not the most eloquently phrased criticism on the present practice and goals of graphic design but it definitely holds some truth. He’s actually a branding specialist…
This blog has a really nice collection of the Pelican classics. I really love the reduction of the subject matters to such simple graphical interpretations.
Bianca is the other sister that makes up Coco Rosie but not only does she make half the music, she also makes art! Though sometimes it seems the content is a little questionable.
Apparently there is a convention where women with mask-wearing fetishes gather and frolic… not exactly “art” per say but a topic perhaps deserving of some attention.
Allison Wermager’s trophies for excellent artistic performance. Perhaps the saying ‘the sincerest form of flattery is mockery’ applies here.
Polish artist most well known for his Lego Concentration Camp piece. Apparently Lego gave him the pieces without knowing too much about his true intentions and alas, refused to have anything to do with him when they realized it. There’s a whole bunch of other amazing work on his site, like this little hairy baby that you can shave. By the way, we at Beautiful/Decay in no way shape or form, support Facism or baby-shaving..
Arend deGruyter-Helfer gives you a pile of Facebook gifts. Gifs. They’re almost better than a pile of real gifts!
Re-makes of an old classic, imagine Jim Davis on multiple drugs. I always was a fan of men in uniforms… (a fat cat costume?).