Concrete Jungle

Artist Kevin Lyons has recently teamed up with Casio for a G-Shock collaboration, curated by Arkitip. This is the bluetooth enabled GB-5600, which you can set up to notify you of incoming calls and emails and whatnot. I’ve got one (a regular, black non-Kevin Lyons one) and I love it. Comes with a large format Kevin Lyons newspaper too.

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T-Files 044: Friends of Type

Aaron Carambula

Friends of Type is an incredibly visually-arresting website dedicated to “original typographic design and lettering,” maintained and operated by four creatively gifted friends: Aaron Car├ímbula, Erik Marinovich, Dennis Payongayong, and Jason Wong. Together, they create and post a majority of the featured work, along with some occasional guest contributors. What started out as a bit of a joke between friends has become one of the best outlets for creative lettering around. [Read More]