• 247 Centre Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10013 |
  • +1 212 629 9550|
  • Behance
  • Vimeo
  • YouTube
  • Pinterest
  • Instagram
  • LinkedIn

Sugimori & Tajiri: The First Pokémon Masters

new york branding sports graphic design company

It’s 2016 and these so-called Pocket Monsters have taken over the world once more. It appears everyone has got into the mission of capturing them at any cost and become the ultimate Pokémon Master. It is said that training Masters have crashed cars, gotten hit by them, been robbed andContinue Reading

August 5, 2016
POSTED BY
CATEGORY
Happenings
Illustration
Social Impact
Technology

Light Phone: 0% Texting, 0% Snapchat, 0% Instagram

new york branding sports graphic design agency

Have you ever told yourself “I need a break,” hit the nearest park and found yourself scrolling through your Instagram or inbox after 5 minutes? Have you ever felt the uneasiness of leaving your phone at home and felt like you were stranded on a deserted island for the wholeContinue Reading

July 13, 2016
POSTED BY
CATEGORY
Industrial Design
Technology

Eye Contact with a Sculpture

New York graphic design studio

Today I’d like to introduce an eye-contact-making sculpture which was displayed at the New York Zwirner Gallery. This “Colored Sculpture” was created by Jordan Wolfson, who also did animatronic artwork “Female Figure” back in 2014. When you get into this Gallery, you will see the computer-controlled show with the high-tech sculptureContinue Reading

July 3, 2016
POSTED BY
CATEGORY
Animation
Entertainment
Technology

MANUS X MACHINA: Fashion in an Age of Technology

new york branding sports graphic design agency shoes fashion

Manus = “Hand”; Machina = “Machine” These two seemingly disparate words join together for the title of the Costume Institute’s newest exhibition for the spring of 2016: Manus x Machina. Presented in the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Robert Lehman Wing, this exhibition explores how designers are reconciling the handmade andContinue Reading

May 31, 2016
POSTED BY
CATEGORY
Fashion
Technology

Visualizating Kung Fu, Ethereally

new york branding sports graphic design firm

“Visualizing the invisible is always fascinating, and motion visualizations have been created even in pre-digital times with light, photography, costumes or paintings.” Says Tobias Gremmier, the creator of this stunning piece titled Kung Fu Motion Visualization. When I first saw this motion piece, I immediately thought of one of myContinue Reading

May 27, 2016
POSTED BY
CATEGORY
Experiments
Film & TV
Happenings
Technology

8 Years Creating a New Picture Every Day, so Far…

new york branding sports graphic design agency

“In second grade” says Beeple, “I think I won a painting contest.” Mike Winkelmann, a.k.a. Beeple is one of the most talented, ambitious, disciplined and hard-working digital artists I’ve seen. Not only he directs visually arresting films, which will be another post, but also he has, for the last eightContinue Reading

May 20, 2016
POSTED BY
CATEGORY
Experiments
Illustration
Technology

Smoking Kills. Outsource it.

roykende_medium2

In a world in which almost everything can be done by machines, especially the dangerous, risky jobs, why still bother taking the health risks of smoking cigarettes yourself? Wouldn’t it be better to outsource that too? This genius machine, made by the Norwegian artist Kristoffer Myskja can be your solution. And the best thing aboutContinue Reading

April 27, 2016
POSTED BY
CATEGORY
Experiments
Fine Arts
Technology

Alfalfa New York Top 7 Instagrams Part XII

new york branding sports graphic design agency

This world is full of endless inspiration; from colors to places to people. Everything is out there. For the last few years, I’ve been using Instagram to capture those fleeting moments that offer a glimpse into the extraordinary. Many times I’ve wondered why something that we see everyday, all ofContinue Reading

April 20, 2016
POSTED BY
CATEGORY
Inside Alfalfa Studio
Photography
Technology
Top 7

A New Rembrandt Portrait: 347 Years After His Death!

new york branding sports graphic design agency

“We used technology and data, like Rembrant used his paints and his brushes to create something new.” —Ron Augustus, Director SMB Markets Microsoft An impressive group of technologists, corporations, and curators set out to the impossible task of creating a new Rembrandt painting. The audacious group asked themselves a challengingContinue Reading

April 13, 2016
POSTED BY
CATEGORY
Fine Arts
Technology

Ashes to Ashes, Dust to Dust

quick sand 4

Violence and patience: an interesting paradox. The wish to destroy something often translates in powerful, explosive gestures. In this case the Dutch artist Leon de Bruijne found a surprisingly meditative way to reduce wooden furniture into dust and dust only. In Dutch the words for violence (geweld) and great (geweldig) are, as you can see, veryContinue Reading

February 9, 2016
POSTED BY
CATEGORY
Experiments
Fine Arts
Technology

Parallax Effect

Parallax_websites1

Today’s blog post is going to be about a web design effect called: The parallax . First of all: What is it? The Parallax scrolling is a technique in computer graphics and web design, where background images move by the camera slower than foreground images, creating an illusion of depthContinue Reading

January 5, 2016
POSTED BY
CATEGORY
Animation
Experiments
Technology

The Unseen Art Project: “Please, Touch the Artwork!”

New York City Graphic Design Branding Firm Sports

“3D print [artworks] so they may be touched and felt” This is one of the mission statements of Unseen art, a recently launched company with a big project: make art more accessible and inclusive. Through 3D printing classical masterpieces, an amazing opportunity for the visually impaired and blind people isContinue Reading

December 7, 2015
POSTED BY
CATEGORY
Technology

Alfalfa New York Top 7 Instagrams Part XI

new york sports branding graphic design agency

What do you do with a community of more than 400 million people? Sell them stuff! That’s what any marketer would tell you. Currently, for companies looking to drive business, the Goose That Laid the Golden Eggs is called Instagram—the 400 million people community. Curalate, the all-in-one visual marketing platformContinue Reading

November 30, 2015
POSTED BY
CATEGORY
Inside Alfalfa Studio
Photography
Technology
Top 7

Switch to the Google Side of the Force

Star wars the force awakens google branding firm alfalfa new york

Great news for all the Star Wars fanatics reading our blog! As you may have heard, a new Star Wars movie is coming out soon and if you own a google account, it is time for you to pick a side. That’s right, google allows you to choose between theContinue Reading

November 29, 2015
POSTED BY
CATEGORY
Branding
Film & TV
Illustration
Technology

The 4D Mapping Effect

2D 4D Mapping projection branding firm new york alfalfa

What is Projection Mapping and How Does it Work? The projection technology is used to turn objects of different sizes and shapes onto a display screen for video projection. Advertisers have used this technology to display their products on everything, from shoes to skyscrapers. Video mapping requires specialized software thatContinue Reading

October 14, 2015
POSTED BY
CATEGORY
Branding
Industrial Design
Technology
Typography