Saturday, July 31, 2010


I've become a big fan of artist Carol Wax's mezzotints since first stumbling on (and purchasing a piece of) her work during a trip to New Orleans @ the Stone+Press Gallery.

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Real Swift...

Some vintage Tom Swift Adventure books with eye-grabbing sci-fi covers and graphics that I recently rediscovered.

Saturday, July 24, 2010

Glass Half Full...

These unique glasses feature great logo designs and also give a new life to old glass bottles.
"YAVA G l a s s specializes in taking recycled beverage bottles with screen-printed labels and converting them into decorative glassware." See more here.

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Hit The Road...

Roadside America, by "roads" scholar John Margolies, is another great book from Taschen. His color saturated photos capture the magic and charm of vintage roadside architecture and signage.

Friday, July 16, 2010

Mixed Tapes...

C-60's, Metal, Chrome, Extended Play, Lo-Noise- this archive of vintage cassette tapes and their graphics has them all.

Thanks Marianna

Friday, July 9, 2010

Video For The People...

A very inspiring version of Michael Jackson's Beat It sponsored by the State Administration of Video Propaganda, and KFC.

Thursday, July 8, 2010

Next Stop- The Future...

Recent illustration for a double page spread in New York magazine on what the future might hold for mass transit in the City. View article here.

Sunday, July 4, 2010

No Bull...

The surreal paintings and collages by the late Spanish artist Antonio Saura recently caught my eye. His bullfighting series in particular reminded me of Dr Lakra, a contemporary artist who also paints on printed ephemera. 
Click here,  for more of Saura's work, including paintings, illustrations and sculpture.