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TOTEM, a new Manchester based creative company have designed and built an interactive ‘polymer zone’ to help develop the scientists and engineers of tomorrow, and to celebrate Victrex’s 21st birthday.
Some really fun illustrations and animations in the games here from TOTEM, who also made the exctellent Art Map Project. Looking forward to seeing what they come up with next.
FormFiftyFiver Gui Seiz will be taking to the stage at Digitized+, in Athens, this year.
On its fourth edition Digitized aims to, once more, gather the creative community in a series of lectures and workshops, where some of the most important names on a global scale will share knowledge and experiences.
This year the speakers’ panel includes the likes of HelloHikimori, Stinkdigital, Eden Spiekermann, Artificial Rome, HelloEnjoy, Microsoft, and Design Collector.
If you’re in town, come hear about R&D, creativity, innovation, responsive webdesign and some other tags people use in blogs.
The complete schedule of lectures and workshops is now announced and the cost for attending the conference is €60, (however various discounts are available).
More info and tickets here — www.digitized.gr
Freelance matchmakers Onsite have just launched their new site and are taking on registrations.
The no-fee directory is used by agencies such as Wolff Olins, Teehan + Lax, Vine, Design Studio, 8 Inc, AKQA, The Guardian, Stink Digital, Us Two, Your Majesty, Moving Brands to name a few, and a lot of freelance friends of FFF swear by it.
If you’re on the look out for freelancers, or want to check out the latest opportunities, it’s definitely worth dropping by.
‘Lore of the North’ is an Arts Council funded project and book by Lord Whitney that explores Yorkshire myths and folklore, with lettering by Amy Rodchester, illustration by Tommy Davidson and photography by James Rhodes.
The book and map are available to purchase online if you’re a fan of the mythical and mysterious.
If you’ve been enjoying Patatap as much as we have, it’s well worth checking out creator Jono Brandel’s blog where he talks about the process and motivation for creating it, as well as showing some early renderings.
The motivation behind Patatap is to introduce the medium of Visual Music to a broad audience. Artists working in this field vary in discipline but many aim to express the broader condition of Synesthesia, in which stimulation of one sensory input leads to automatic experiences in another.
Packaging becomes product in this innovative light shade from British designer Laura Wellington. Created using a milling tool and entirely produced using North of England suppliers, the Mini Hula is available to order online here.