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Currently listening, January 2014

I have enjoyed January. Many people I know have all done grand, brave new things this month. We have found ourselves repeating the words “month of change” as though if we can just say it enough, we will officially own … Continue reading

04. February 2014 by Claire
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Social media activism stuff

There’s a storm in the Winter Palace As Vladimir Putin receives his hundred thousandth message Urging him to chill out with the whole dictator thing Sent to him by some kid in Berkshire To fill time between morning coffee And … Continue reading

21. January 2014 by Claire
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Stubborn olympic athletes

“I’m just very, very arrogant and very stubborn,” says the Olympic athlete casually. Nike are doing a bunch of cool stuff at their futuristic East London sneaker house 1948 this week. Last night, I went down to a talk with … Continue reading

15. October 2013 by Claire
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“You don’t sound like a Nike copywriter on your blog” I was told recently. No, I thought. But I suppose that’s the whole point. Alvin is copywriter at AKQA. He says a lot of words. They are mostly always lovely. … Continue reading

31. July 2013 by Claire
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Smitten with Kadinsky type

This is not the freshest project but it is pretty rad. Behance has just done a roundup of 2012 projects, showing the most appreciated ones. One of my favourites by Sinan Buyukbas takes Kandinsky‘s style and creates each letter as a 3d … Continue reading

17. January 2013 by Claire
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A January summer at Kew

Kew has a giant glass rainforest room called the Palm Building. In it are the best plants from the world the Victorians could round up. They’re all gathered in a tall greenhouse with plates and plates of glass Queen Victoria … Continue reading

15. January 2013 by Claire
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