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.+
With the holidays approaching, I thought I’d point out these notecards from Dutch artist Sigrid Calon. Calon based the designs on her own Risograph digital prints, which allow her to achieve lush, intricate designs that really explore the limits of CMYK inks. Beautiful stuff. This video of the pages of one of her books gives you a good idea of the range of her abstract aesthetic.
They’re available in boxes of twelve at amazon.com.+