Archive for the ‘Now reading’ Category

Hamburger Eyes Zines

Sunday, January 9th, 2011

We just received a fresh shipment of new zines from SF’s one and only Hamburger Eyes, come check out the new Zine Shop every friday afternoon at 319 n.11th st. #2I

Now Reading – Design as Art by Bruno Munari

Tuesday, June 1st, 2010

“A designer is a planner with an aesthetic sense. “

Now reading – Capitalism Inside an Organization

Thursday, April 15th, 2010

This short text was written by former Enron Executive Vice President Pravin J. Jain. It was published by Portland’s Publication Studio. Publication Studio prints and binds books on demand using simple methods, clean design and basic materials. The books cover is made from a manila file folder, and the text pages are high quality laser prints. The paper is crisp and white, and the type is black and sharp.


The Drawbridge Quarterly

Thursday, April 8th, 2010

Recently I received the first copy of my new subscription to Drawbridge Quarterly. This intriguing newspaper is published in London. I love its informal and loose (in a good way) editorial that is packaged in a great looking and well designed format. As you can see here, the creative director Steven Coates takes excellent advantage of large, full color photographs and clean, restrained typography. Find out more here:

Now Reading – Bunker Archaeology

Wednesday, March 17th, 2010

Paul Virillio, 1975