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Amazing Findings: Reveal, Feeling is Believing

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Imagine if you were to lose your eyesight or only see shades of grey tomorrow, how would you be able to experience color? 

That's the premise of Reveal's project: Reveal, Feeling is Believing. It's a program that focuses on creating a sensory experience for visually-impaired people so they can feelcolor. Paired up with Pantone, they developed a system where every color is translated...

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New art trends: Light Installations

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Via ThisiscolossalI've noticed a trend among art installations that are shared on the web. They all have light in common, but in a dynamic way. Two of the following examples involve the application of led lights onto bodysuits -or similar- to create an illusion of bright moving silhouettes. They have been called "light sculptures" or "light paintings" and they live up to their...

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Cool findings: Piccolo, the drawing robot

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Design studio Diatom have created a small device with immense potential. It's the tiny CNC based robot called Piccolo, an automated small bot that can draw by its own.

Piccolo is a low-cost kitset device that uses servos to create a mechanism for tinkering with or developing for basic 2D or 3D CNC output. Applications range from simple drawings, generative designs and data visualations,...

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Typography love: a 3D history

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The folks at Johnson Banks in the UK were asked to come up with a project that would display the 3d modelling software developed by the college of Ravensbourne. The studio decided to take a typographic approach to the project, thus coming up with Arkitypo, a showcase of different typefaces turned into 3d animated models. The results are.. well, amazing actually. This is definitely a very...

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TedTalks: Philippe Starck On Design

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In this excellent TedTalk, Philippe Starck spends his 18 minutes reaching for the very roots of the question "Why design?"

Phillipe Starck is one of the most famous modern designers working today. He has garnered a great deal of acclaim for his building interior designs as well as being an accomplished architect and product designer. Products designed by Starck can be seen on display in the...

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