The Digital Dada Library

391, No. 7
Blindman, No. 2
Der Dada, No. 3

The Digital Dada Library provides links to scanned images of original Dada-era publication in the International Dada Archive. These books, pamphlets, and periodicals are housed in the Special Collections Department of The University of Iowa Libraries. These include many of the major periodicals of the Dada movement from Zurich, Berlin, Paris, and elsewhere, as well as books, exhibition catalogs, and broadsides by participants in the Dada movement.

Via Manystuff.

Rolly Crump Mobile

Rolly Crump Mobile

Score! Former Disney designer Kevin Kidney posted diagrams of an abstract mobile that was designed by the legendary Disney Imagineer, Rolly Crump. Simply follow the instructions which tell you exactly how to make a mobile of his design including exact measurements of all parts.

Via Kitsune Noir.

Helveticons

Helveticons

Helveticons is the obvious name for a versatile set of 245 royalty-free vector icons, glyphs and symbols based on the Helvetica Bold typeface. With an emphasis on usability and customization, the icons come in seven file formats of which six are in scalable vector format.

Helveticons

Counter-Print.co.uk

Counter-Print

Counter-Print.co.uk is dedicated to the promotion and sale of Art and Design related material. Often out of print or hard to find, they aim to celebrate both forgotten gems as well as those heralded designers that we all admire.

The Periodic Table of Shortcuts

Illustrator CS Shortcuts
Indesign CS Shortcuts
Photoshop CS Shortcuts

Smart A2 posters by Design by Vent containing the Adobe Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop CS shortcuts in a format inspired by the periodic table of the elements. I’d love to have these hanging over my desk. Please?

Typo/Graphic Posters

Toko

Typo/Graphic Posters is a new site devoted to becoming a visual catalog of typographic and graphic posters – both inspirational and historical. Typo/Graphic Posters is a invitation and application-only project created and curated by André Felipe at SOUUM. Built with Indxr by Andreas Pihlström at Suprb. Browse and enjoy.

Toko

The Grid System

The Grid System

I’ve been peeking at this project during it’s conception and development and I have been anxiously keeping the news to myself. I’m pleased to introduce The Grid System, an ever-growing resource site centered on the topic of grid systems and methodical approaches to design. Created by Antonio of AisleOne, the site features links to articles, tools, books, templates and more. It’s a one stop shop for designers, both print and web, to learn about grid systems, how to design them and how to use them. Well done sir!

Sizes May Vary

Sizes May Vary Cover

Sizes May Vary references the varying standardized formats and systems used within graphic design. Part sketchbook, part reference book and part notebook – it is a space for composing and visualizing layouts, sketching and developing ideas, taking reference and making note. Designed by Mark Boyce and published by Laurence King Publishing Ltd.

Sizes May Vary Interior