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Design Food Photography

Move Over Julia Child: Inside The Epic Cookbook Modernist Cuisine

August 27, 2010

Christopher Jobson

Killer photography by Ryan Matthew Smith for the forthcoming 6-volume 2,400 page Modernist Cuisine: The Art and Science of Cooking. (via kottke)

Editor’s note: Colossal’s 100th post!

 

 



Design

Letters Come Alive with 3D Typography

August 27, 2010

Christopher Jobson

Some excerpts from an advance copy of 3D Typography by Jeanette Abbink & Emily CM Anderson. (via design notes)

 

 



Design History Illustration

Moonshot: The Flight of Apollo 11

August 25, 2010

Christopher Jobson

In a follow up to yesterday’s post, Moonshot could soon best Alphabeasties as preferred bedtime reading material.

 

 



Design Illustration

Sharon Werner Catalogues Alphabeasties from A to Z

August 24, 2010

Christopher Jobson

At our house Alphabeasties has beaten all other books as best bedtime story, hands down. Dad approves.

 

 



Design

Marianne van Ooij for Voos Designs Slim Shelving

August 24, 2010

Christopher Jobson

Designed by Marianne van Ooij for Voos, a very slick way to display beautiful books on your wall.

 

 



Art

Holy Book Fort, Batman

August 21, 2010

Christopher Jobson

Slovakian artist Matej Krén has utilized thousands of books to create an enormous structure for Museum of Modern Art in Bologna (MAMbo).

"…taking his cue from an investigation of the impossibility for humans to reach final, definite goals, proposing instead a destabilizing individual experience."

More images here. (via BB)