Tagged: design

UnderSkin, the Tube and schematic mapping - misc.ience

Aimee Whitcroft Sep 26, 2012

A beautiful piece of medical art has cropped up and being doing the rounds again the last few days. Titled ‘UnderSkin’, and made in 2010 by illustrator/designer Sam Loman, UnderSkin shows the human anatomy in the style of the very famous London Underground map.     I must say, it’s a beautiful piece of work, [...] … Read More

Selfies with Photosynth - misc.ience

Aimee Whitcroft Sep 06, 2012

A few months ago, I downloaded Microsoft’s Photosynth app for my iPhone. Now, before you all start shouting ‘Booooo!’, I’d like to point out that Photosynth has been around for a while, and is a pretty cool and clever piece of tech. Also, the app is a joy to use. Another reason I’ve been playing [...] … Read More

DeSForM — The most inspiring thing I’ve seen in years - misc.ience

Aimee Whitcroft Apr 24, 2012

I am a very lucky girl.  Last week, I managed to drag myself from my Lair of Sickness to attend the now-annual 2012 DeSForM (Design Semantics of Form and Meaning) conference. And what a treat it was, if nothing else remining me of how much I’d like to retrain in this space some day(a dream [...] … Read More