Poster design: We’ve never seen Marilyn go this minimal

Marta Millere Contributor

By Marta Millere in New Design on Tuesday 8 April 2014

I’m a sucker for minimalism in clothes, design and interior design. Give me a pair of white jeans and a perfect grey t-shirt and I die. Something similar happened when I first laid eyes on Joseph Ling’s clever posters. He illustrates films by using single elements, like Scarlett’s bum (what’s up with those transparent grandma […]

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Unthings-Things by Nina Georgieva

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Design on Friday 7 September 2012

With her Unthings-Things illustrations, graphic designer Nina Georgieva coolly breaks things up into the parts that form the whole, then rearranges these parts to become what they are not. It’s a fascinating exercise in words (who’d have thought that the antithesis of ‘ion’ could be ‘union’?) and fussfree design. 

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Alessandro Gottardo

Ed Tucker Reader Find

By Ed Tucker in New Art on Wednesday 28 December 2011

Shout (Alessandro Gottardo) is one clever dude. A seemingly inexhaustible stream of inventive, crafty, witty ideas, yet executed with glorious restraint and wonderfully self-assured delicacy (his name is somewhat of a misnomer). Despite his minimalism, muted colours and careful but rough lines, his style is distinctive and playful.

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