Oh Comely Magazine

A new London publication invites creatives to share works, ideas and more

Committed to the promotion of “people and their quirks and their creativity, rather than money and what it can buy,” the newly-launched magazine, Oh Comely aims to elicit conversation and communication about creativity today. The work of artists, writers and designers working from a studio in London’s converted Biscuit Factory, they’re also behind the Oh Comely blog, offering artists across the globe a chance to …

Lift Hold Roll: Call for Submissions

The Future Perfect solicits work for an upcoming design week show

Conceived around three readymade objects—a pulley, clamp or caster—design shop The Future Perfect is curating a show to take place during ICFF called “Lift Hold Roll.” They’re currently taking submissions of ideas that incorporate one (or multiples of one) of the useful devices in a piece. The boutique will provide one of the objects of your choosing with the initial concept due 31 March 2010, …

Design Event 2009: The Democracy Exhibit

CreateDemocracy. The public will then vote their favorites (see examples below) into the festival showcase. Organizers encourage artists to promote their works globally using the Internet's democratic platforms like Facebook, forums or blogs. With no curators involved, everyone has a fair chance of getting their work in the final exhibit, which will be constantly changing based on ongoing voting. The deadline for submissions is 30 …