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running the numbers

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The amazing works of Chris Jordan.

“This project visually examines these vast and bizarre measures of our society, in large intricately detailed prints assembled from thousands of smaller photographs. Employing themes such as the near versus the far, and the one versus the many, I hope to raise some questions about the roles and responsibilities we each play as individuals in a collective that is increasingly enormous, incomprehensible, and overwhelming.”


Barbie Dolls

Depicts 32,000 Barbies, equal to the number of elective breast augmentation surgeries performed monthly in the US in 2006.

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Gyre

Depicts 2.4 million pieces of plastic, equal to the estimated number of pounds of plastic pollution that enter the world’s oceans every hour. All of the plastic in this image was collected from the Pacific Ocean.

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Written by Design With Thought

August 31, 2009 at 1:13 pm

Posted in art, green

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it’s a medium, not a grande

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Made me smile. Brooklyn Fare via LovelyPackage.

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Written by bjornyeo

August 31, 2009 at 12:18 am

Posted in branding, design, packaging

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lg oled television aka tech-lust

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Can the money I save from not buying knives go towards buying this TV instead?

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Written by bjornyeo

August 31, 2009 at 12:06 am

Posted in technology

the many stories of unilever

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Written by bjornyeo

August 30, 2009 at 11:58 pm

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word! archetypal

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Written by bjornyeo

August 30, 2009 at 10:40 pm

Posted in word!

post-it animation

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Via 72dpi.

Written by Design With Thought

August 30, 2009 at 1:34 pm

Posted in animation, video

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popcorn packaging

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I have to get me a couple of these! Who says popcorn cannot be stylish?

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Via Playmedesign.

Written by Design With Thought

August 29, 2009 at 8:03 am

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