Japanese cherry blossoms inform Tokyo 2020 Olympic torch design
The 2020 Olympic torch has been unveiled ahead of next year's Games in Tokyo, designed by Tokujin Yoshioka to resemble the cherry blossom flower.
This Craft Beer Was Created to Develop Kodak Super 8 Film
In one of the more interesting collaborations you’ll come across, craft brewery Dogfish Head has created a new beer that can actually process Kodak Super 8 Film. That’s right, we’re talking about a beer that can process film.
Celebrate 100 Years of Bauhaus with These Free Online Documentaries
To commemorate 100 years since the Bauhaus movement began, My Modern Met crafted a selection of fascinating and free documentaries and lectures—all of which you can watch from the comfort of your own haus.
Atlas of Endangered Alphabets
Since 2009, Tim Brookes, the founder of non-profit Endangered Alphabets, has made a concerted effort to help preserve writing systems in danger of disappearing. ‘Atlas of Endangered Alphabets’ is the latest project that preserves Indigenous Scripts from Around the Globe
How design led to overconsumption–and how it can help stop it
After years of research, Formafantasma publishes a staggering multimedia documentary about the e-waste crisis, and explains how design can fix the growing problem.
This Revolutionary Fabric Could Make Flying Economy Less Terrible
We all know that sitting in an economy class seat on an airplane is murder on your back, your legs, and your sanity. But a new concept developed for the airplane manufacturer Airbus claims to be able to ease your aches and pains through a smart textile.
EDG Presents to Evansville Rotary
Evansville Design Group was honored to be featured at the Evansville Rotary luncheon in January. View the full video presentation here.
LEGO set to Launch Collection Made from sugarcane
LEGO is due to release its first ever set of sustainable elements in 2019. Made with a plant-based material sourced from sugarcane, the bioplastic collection is the first step towards the company’s ultimate goal to produce all of their products and packaging with sustainable material by 2030.
The 7 best tools for freelancers in 2019
Fast Company takes a critical eye toward which apps and products could ease the way for freelancers to focus on the most important part of their business: their professional services.
Five years after Detroit’s bankruptcy, design fuels recovery
Five years after becoming the nation's largest city to file for bankruptcy, Detroit is a different place now. The days of $500 houses bought at auction and dark, empty landscapes are becoming a thing of the past. As design thinking ramps up, so too will design excellence.