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.+
The venerable “Star Trek” franchise turns fifty this September. To commemorate, The U.S. Postal Service will be issuing these four stamp designs. The one of Captain Kirk in mid-beam is particularly nice—the transporter effect is very well executed here. They’re geeky good graphic design, but then of course they would be, as they were designed by Philadelphia’s awesome Heads of State design studio.
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