Top 10 Design Events You Must Attend This Summer

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Staying at home to work and do tutorials is all well and good, but there’s only so many vector illustrations you can do before it stops being fun. Besides, you probably want to stay in touch with trends, and see what other designers and artists are doing. Today, we will be showing you a list of some of the best design events that are taking place this summer, so you will not have to loose precious time looking for a place to spend your vacation.

Witty Illustrations by Nabhan Abdullatif: Visual Puns with Everyday Objects

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Everyday objects can be funny. Yeah, they can be. Don’t trust me? Well, lets take a look at what Nabhan Abdullatif has to say about this. He is an Omani graphic artist and illustrator, mainly into conceptual illustration and vector art. If you need a pick me up, check his art work, you are not going to be disappointed. It is what the doctor prescribed for a rainy day. A good old laugh. Well, now, let’s not waste more time and get some giggles for ourselves.

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Blogger Esther Honig Explores Global Standards of Beauty

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To explore beauty and the global standards of it, blogger and journalist Esther Honing sent a picture of herself to almost 40 designers from 25 countries, some experts, some amateurs, and asked them one simple thing: “Make me beautiful.” The project presented in this article got her a lot of attention, as this is probably not the first article on the subject that you are reading. What I will do, however, is pick out a few of them, and try to see what they say about standards of beauty in that particular country.

8 Timeless Lessons You Can Learn from Designer Massimo Vignelli

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Massimo Vignelli, born January 10, 1931, died this year, in May, on the 27th, and he was an incredibly talented designer, that worked in many areas of design, from package design through housewares design and furniture design, to public signage and showroom design. He founded the Vignelli Associates, along with his wife, Lella, and he lived by his words “If you can design one thing, you can design everything.”. We are here to pay an homage to an great artist, by providing you 8 timeless lessons you can learn, and use in your life.

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Illustrator and Photoshop Tutorials Roundup – June 2014

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No matter how good a designer you are, there is always room for improvement. Perfection is, after all, unattainable. It is something that we aim for, rather than something we reach. But that is the beauty of it; there would not be much to do, once you have learned everything there is to know about designing, or anything else, for that matter.

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10 Breathtaking Street Art that Interacts with Its Surroundings

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Street art is usually frowned upon by the elderly, the conservatives; street art is meant to disrupt its environment, bring something new and eye-catching. The best artwork, because yes, it is artwork, withstand the test of time, and it is truly a pleasure to see that it reoccurs from generation to generation. It is quite interesting to see how it evolves through time. And more interesting is to see how an artists imagination works. We decided to hand pick some of the greatest street art there is.

15 Essential Portrait Photography Tips and Inspiration

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We are all seeking that perfect photograph to add to our portfolio, for our hobby and business alike. It is truly incredible how a minor detail can entirely change a photograph, but what tips and tricks can we use? We definitely need the “ Wow” factor that makes the user gaze a little longer, that has an impact on him. Lets think out of the box, break some rules and stun even our peers with our perfect photos.