is a blog about design, technology and culture written by Khoi Vinh, and has been more or less continuously published since December 2000 in New York City. Khoi is currently Principal Designer at Adobe, Design Chair at Wildcard and co-founder of Kidpost. Previously, Khoi was co-founder and CEO of Mixel (acquired by Etsy, Inc.), Design Director of The New York Times Online, and co-founder of the design studio Behavior, LLC. He is the author of “Ordering Disorder: Grid Principles for Web Design,” and was named one of Fast Company’s “fifty most influential designers in America.” Khoi lives in Crown Heights, Brooklyn with his wife and three children. Refer to the advertising and sponsorship page for inquiries.+
Here is indie band The Pains of Being Pure at Heart previewing their upcoming album “Days of Abandon” at local station WNYC this week. At first blush, the songs sound terrific, even if the audio quality in the video is not the best.
The new album is released on 13 May and features this gorgeous cover from South Korean artist Lee Jinju. It has the look of an iconic album.+