One Day by Emil Kozak

Published by Index Books and compiled by Danish graphic designer Emil Kozak, "'One Day' takes a comprehensive look at how graphics have entered our daily lives and adorn everything from alarm clocks to skateboards." The book was both conceived and orchestrated to illustate how these “beautified†objects give personality and life to everyday objects as well as help to create the “visual soundtrack†to our …

Michael Leon Skull Behind Sunglasses Limited Edition Sculptures

Portland-based artist Michael Leon has been busy creating limited edition sculptures of his notorious Skull Behind Sunglasses image, a portrait he has brilliantly reworked since its conception in 2005. Selling out of the black and white versions minutes after opening the doors of the Michael Leon Studio, the skateboarding pundit is back with a new colorful rendition of his the sculpture. Gorgeously cast in gypsum, …

Academy of Art Collection Fashion Week Spring 2010

by Ariston Anderson Standing out among the current New York Fashion Week insanity, seven talented young designers from the Academy of Art San Francisco took to the catwalk a collection of 1960s inspired womenswear, making for a Mad Men ambiance for their collaborative showcase at the Bryant Park tents. Each designer spoke to the theme, their individual collections reflecting their personal take on the era …