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Alles Gut

Alles Gut

CREATED ON NOVEMBER 11, 2012
IN LYON

Alles Gut is a graphic design studio founded by Antoine Eckart and Francis Josserand. The idea was born from the desire of putting together their skills and their vision of design combining esthetic and function. They act in the field of print (ID, posters, editing), web design, and illustration. (in French)

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Japan Inspired

BY RABAN RUDDIGKEIT
IN BERLIN

Corporate idea maverick Raban Ruddigkeit shares beautiful design solutions to support Japan, and openly discusses the question as to how design can or cannot help in the Fukushima aftermath.
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Design and Technology

BY DIANA ARRAMBIDE
@ VOL 14 ON FEB 28, 2012

Diana Arrambide of Everywhere Studios shares her ideas on the role of advanced technology in the field of design, and how it affects the work of designers -- do designers need to be software users? This presentation is in English.

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Computer Graphic Character Design

BY REIBE STUDIOS
@ VOL 11 ON DEC 20, 2011

A group of students from computer science and fine arts departments share with us the methodologies they apply to the creation of characters in computer graphics, and how they produced two short films. (in Italian)

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A Modernist in Kawaiiville

BY CRAIG YAMASHITA: EUREKA! STUDIO
@ VOL 92 ON MAY 30, 2012

The cute -- kawaii -- culture that was perfected in Japan has now proliferated on a global scale. Why? This modernist graphic designer laments the reasons. (in English)
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Back Cover

BY ALEXANDRE DIMOS
@ VOL 95 ON SEP 26, 2012

French graphic designer Alexandre Dimos he talks about his magazine: Back Cover. As he explains, he couldn't find what he really wanted to read, and so he helped create an independant magazine focusing on thinking and analyzing graphic design and typographic practices, and to a larger extent, visual arts. 

"Presentation of the Day" on August 30, 2013.

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Lab Experimentations

BY MAP-ARIA LAB
@ VOL 4 ON SEP 25, 2012

The MAP-Aria Lab (for IT application field and research in architecture) was founded in 1988 at the Architecture University of Lyon. The prinicpal topic of this presentation is the use of digital simulations in the fields of architecture, urban design, and landscape architecture. Research subjects are: generative processes as a factor of help for decision making in architecture and urban design, tools and methods for building design and fabrication processes, digital tools for promoting architectural heritage, and finally acquisition, detection, and analysis of natural and built environments. (in French)

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Embracing Chance

BY DOMINIC AYRE
@ VOL 12 ON JAN 17, 2012

Graphic designer Dominic Ayre describes the role that chance plays in good design, and the extent to which the outside world affects his design through chance. He suggests that chance can be a form of communication used to convey and generate new ideas, using his design and his students as examples of this phenomenon.

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On Latvia, Graphic Design, and Tokyo

BY NATALIE CERNECKA
@ VOL 109 ON DEC 04, 2013

Natalie Cernecka, from Latvia, was trying to find a graphic designer in Tokyo. While searching, she found a small Latvian shop in Nakameguro and went to talk to the owner. She was so enthralled by the story she heard that she wanted to share it with the world via PechaKucha. While at a PechaKucha event, she met another Latvian. Through her new Latvian friend, she found a graphic designer from Ecuador who was able to help her.

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Guitars and Graphic Design

BY PAUL CONNOLLY
@ VOL 1 ON MAR 04, 2014

Having a passion for art and music when he was a child, Paul Connolly talks about how he continued to combine art and music throughout his life. He shares stories of his early work and professional career as a designer and musician as well as exciting new projects.