Alice's Blog Posts Tagged 'the' (197)

New Digital Book of Paris Has Subtle Yet Stellar Video



Got 15 minutes? Let's go to Paris! From the creative husband and wife duo who brought you those clever quote illustrations and the book Paris in Color comes a brand new…

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Added by alice on May 14, 2013 at 9:00am — No Comments

Adrenaline-Filled Photos Taken Inside the DJ Booth



As the number one DJ photographer in the world, you could say that Rukes, who you may remember from this post, has special privileges. But then again, who else has a client list that includes Swedish House Mafia, Deadmau5, Dirty South and Kaskade? On Thursday, August 30, W Hotel in…

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Added by alice on August 31, 2012 at 11:00am — 1 Comment

Sweat the Small Stuff



Loving this beautiful typographic poster of the words "Sweat the Small Stuff" by Brooklyn-based graphic designer, letterer and illustrator Alonzo Feliz. "A stylish reminder that details matter, this one goes out to anyone in any line of work that cares about attention to details, craft, and putting in the time to make things just right," he says on his website. "It's a great addition to…

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Added by alice on January 29, 2012 at 9:00am — No Comments

Making of the Massive Art Nouveau-Inspired Mural

We received a wonderful email yesterday from the art collective A'Shop, the creative team that made that massive art nouveau-inspired mural in Montreal. They wanted to tell us about a video they recently completed which shows the mural coming together over a 16 day period. If you haven't already, make sure to check out the related post to see the incredible…

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Added by alice on December 16, 2011 at 7:00am — No Comments

Mondrian SoHo: Beauty and the Beast-Inspired NY Hotel

On my recent trip to New York, I had the pleasure of staying at one of Morgan Hotel Group's newest hotels and the third Mondrian hotel to date, Mondrian SoHo. Make no mistake, this beautiful hotel, which opened in February 2011, is a…

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Added by alice on December 15, 2011 at 5:30pm — 2 Comments

Creative Links of the Week #21



Did you all have a wonderful Thanksgiving filled with fun, family and food? We sure did. Now it's time to sit back and relax while reading another edition of Creative Links of the Week! Next week, some of us will be on the road to experience Art Basel firsthand in sunny Miami. Can't wait to report from there so watch for those posts. Until then, my friends.…

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Added by alice on November 25, 2011 at 5:00pm — 1 Comment

Mantras for the Design Community and Beyond



Described by one person as the "the Godfather of the graphic art scene," Anthony Burrill is known for his catchy and clever posters that have become words to live by for the design community and beyond. In bold typography, his meaningful messages seem a bit in your face, but in a way that's wonderfully refreshing. As his website states, "He combines an instinctive handling of…

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Added by alice on November 22, 2011 at 10:00am — 3 Comments

Creative Links of the Week #20



Hello and welcome to another edition of Creative Links of the Week! Hope you have something fantastic planned this weekend. As we do every Friday, here are some of the most creative and inspiring links from all around the web as well as My Modern Met's top five most popular posts. Enjoy!

Around the…

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Added by alice on November 18, 2011 at 5:30pm — 1 Comment

Creative Links of the Week #19



Hello and welcome to another edition of Creative Links of the Week! A few days ago, we decided to finally change up the way we Twitter. That means we're not only sharing the best links from this site, we're also giving some much deserved attention to other sites that we love and respect. Twitter is also…

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Added by alice on November 11, 2011 at 5:00pm — 2 Comments

Creative Links of the Week #17



It's finally here! Halloween weekend. Can't wait to see all of the creative ideas and costumes hit the web next week. A few weeks ago, we put together the Halloween edition of Creative Links which you can see here. This week, we'll just take a look at some of the coolest,… Continue

Added by alice on October 28, 2011 at 5:00pm — 1 Comment

Creative Links of the Week #15: Halloween Edition



It's only a few more weeks till Halloween! What does that mean? You're probably going to be seeing a lot more scary and spooky stuff from us. Love this time of year. In fact, I'm going to dedicate this week's Creative Links of the Week post to Halloween! Why? Because there's so many awesome ideas surrounding this holiday, we just have to share them.…



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Added by alice on October 14, 2011 at 5:00pm — 1 Comment

Creative Links of the Week #14



Hello to you, again, and welcome to another helping of Creative Links. This week, we mourned the loss of one of the greatest innovators of all time, saw Amanda Knox become a free woman, and watched as the Wall Street protests grew bigger and stronger. We hope you had a nice and fulfilling week. We know we did. Now, sit back, relax and enjoy some of our favorite links of the… Continue

Added by alice on October 7, 2011 at 6:30pm — No Comments

Peeling Back the Layers



All is not what it seems. That's the takeaway lesson from this intriguing series called Layers by Miha Artnak. The artist and designer of visual communications warps our sense of reality in a simple but well-executed way.



Of course, this leads to larger questions like - What would we find if we looked a little deeper? Who's to tell us what's real and what's… Continue

Added by alice on September 8, 2011 at 11:30am — No Comments

Ghostbusters Take on the Pac-Man Ghost



Sometimes all we want is art that makes us smile. Today we've got artist RYCA (aka Ryan Callanan) to thank for creating a piece that does just that.



Don't we love it when different worlds collide?







You can see these prints and more over at… Continue

Added by alice on August 29, 2011 at 10:30am — No Comments

Inspirational Links of the Week #7



Happy Friday! It's that time again where we spread the love by showing you some creative, cool and inspirational posts from all around the web. We've also rounded up the most popular posts from My Modern Met from this past week. Of course, we start it all off with this adorable photo of Louie the Cavipoo or mix between a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel and a Poodle. He melts my heart!… Continue

Added by alice on August 19, 2011 at 3:00pm — 1 Comment

Rebranding the United States Postal Service



If you could rebrand the United States Postal Service (USPS), how would it look? Washington D.C.-based designer and illustrator Matt Chase must have asked himself that very same question when he recreated their whole mailing system including everything from the logo and letterhead to the front store signage. Love how he still used the red, white and blue color scheme but freshened… Continue

Added by alice on August 15, 2011 at 9:30am — 1 Comment

Inspirational Links of the Week #6



In last week's Inspirational Links post, I told you that I'd be posting about our special trip to Pixar where we met with story artist Josh Cooley. We're close to getting that post approved by the big P so stay tuned for it next week. (All I can say about it now is that the Steve Jobs designed… Continue

Added by alice on August 12, 2011 at 2:30pm — 1 Comment

Art in the Streets Breaks MOCA's Attendance Record!



MOCA just announced that the Art in the Streets exhibition, which ran for 81 days or from April 17 to August 8, 2011, was the most attended exhibition in the museum's history! With 201,352 visitors, it exceeded the previous two records for Andy Warhol Retrospective (2002) and MURAKAMI (2007), which welcomed 195,000 and 149,323 visitors, respectively.



You may remember that we wrote… Continue

Added by alice on August 12, 2011 at 10:30am — 3 Comments

Planet of the Apes Graffiti Murals

Artist: Smug from Glasgow



When movies mix with art in ways that make sense, something magical happens. Such is the case for these new graffiti murals made to promote the 20th Century Fox Film movie Rise of the Planet of the Apes. Agency Beatwax commissioned several different street artists around the UK to create works based on the storyline of the film and on the slogan: Evolution becomes Revolution.



"In any revolution, the first signs of civil… Continue

Added by alice on August 11, 2011 at 11:00am — 1 Comment

Inspirational Links of the Week #4



What are you up to this weekend? I received some cool news today. I'm going to interview an artist and get a personal tour of his headquarters one week from today. Where you might ask? You'll just have to wait and see. (It's been on my bucket list, however, so you know it's going to be good!)



Today, we're rounding up some of the coolest links around that we hope will inspire you and get your creative juices flowing. Most of the time, these links will come from… Continue

Added by alice on July 29, 2011 at 2:30pm — No Comments

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