Textile design book, 1898, via

Textile design book, 1898, via

Tuesday 10/14/2014

textile; book; 1800s; 1898; print; pattern;

Instant ASCII Camera by Vuk Ćosić, 1999. via mfortki
Also check Atari’s Compugraph (1976), this camera/printer feedback loop and other conversions.

Instant ASCII Camera by Vuk Ćosić, 1999. via mfortki

Also check Atari’s Compugraph (1976), this camera/printer feedback loop and other conversions.

Monday 10/13/2014

Vuk Ćosić; slovenia; 1999; 1990s; ascii; conversion; print; camera;

ASCII art from 1899 in the London Standard newspaper.
via xblacktrianglex.
Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave 

ASCII art from 1899 in the London Standard newspaper.

via xblacktrianglex.

Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave Greek Slave 

Sunday 10/12/2014

1899; 1890s; advertising; print; ascii; asciiart;

Norway’s money will look like this in 2017. Higher resolution = lower value, as we already know.
Designed by Snøhetta. More info. 
h/t: Mike Judge

Norway’s money will look like this in 2017. Higher resolution = lower value, as we already know.

Designed by SnøhettaMore info

h/t: Mike Judge

Friday 10/10/2014

money; norway; 2014; 2010s; 2017; design; print;

Thread of Fate, the book! by raquel meyers.
9”x 7” Paperback, 176 Pages, Black & white #teletext and Color cover.
Get your copy at lulu.
Choose your destiny with a teletext page! More information here!

Monday 7/28/2014

print; book; teletext; raquel meyers; 2014; 2010s;

The Yeti Sound Machine, the BOOK! by Raquel Meyers (2014)
8.5” x 8.5” Paperback, 35 Pages and full color #PETSCII!
Get your copy at lulu!

The Yeti Sound Machine was performed at La Gaîté lyrique (Paris,2014). The show presents a magical world, that is made with animated text characters (PETSCII) by Raquel Meyers & 8-bit music by Goto80.

Sunday 7/27/2014

PETSCII; book; 2014; 2010s; raquel meyers; print;

#Teletext for All. Mark Cook’s’advertising flyer dating from c.1982, via.

Saturday 7/19/2014

1982; advertising; 1980s; UK; print; teletext;

In November 1981 in UK, Kenneth Baker, the Minister for Information Technology, proclaimed 1982 as “Information Technology Year, IT-82.” to support for the use of IT, like teletext and viewdata. Via

1982; 1980s; teletext; UK; viewdata; CEEFAX; prestel; print; oracle; IT-82;

Book with all 109,242 characters of Unicode 6.0. It’s 656 pages, made in 2011 by Johannes Bergerhausen & Siri Poarangan for the decodeunicode project. 

The book uses 66 different fonts since there is no font that supports all Unicode characters. Images from here and here.

Saturday 6/21/2014

decodeunicode; germany; print; books; 2010s; unicode; 2011;

Poster with all 51,980 characters of Unicode 5.0 (2007). By Johannes Bergerhausen, Siri Poarangan & Wenzel Spingler for the decodeunicode project.

more

Friday 6/20/2014

unicode; print; 2007; 2000s; germany; decodeunicode;

Sonia Delaunay, Composition 13. Original color pochoir, c. 1930. Via.

Sonia Delaunay, Composition 13. Original color pochoir, c. 1930. Via.

Friday 5/2/2014

art; russia; 1930s; print;

design-is-fine:

Anni Albers Second Movement 5´V, 1978. Josef and Anni Albers Foundation.

design-is-fine:

Anni Albers Second Movement 5´V, 1978. Josef and Anni Albers Foundation.

Thursday 4/10/2014

print; art; 1978; 1970s; pattern;

OMG breast implant ASCII advertising, via
h/t: Lazerbeat

OMG breast implant ASCII advertising, via

h/t: Lazerbeat

Tuesday 4/8/2014

advertising; usa; 2014; ascii; print;

design-is-fine:

The Peterson’s magazine, 1864. Geometric design for embroidery. USA. NYPL

design-is-fine:

The Peterson’s magazine, 1864. Geometric design for embroidery. USA. NYPL

Monday 3/17/2014

pattern; embroidery; 1864; 1800s; textile; print; book;

Interstellar Communication: Scientific Perspectives (1974) cover.Via 50watts

Interstellar Communication: Scientific Perspectives (1974) cover.
Via 50watts

Monday 2/24/2014

book; print; 1970s; 1974; design;