Archive for the VISUAL Category

JR

Posted in Architecture, Art, Food For Thought, TEXT, Videos, VISUAL with tags , , , on October 21, 2010 by ToroToroTokyo

JR recently won the TED 2011 Prize because of his pervasive photography projects. What started as street art in Paris grew to become a global expository of individuals as unique entities, not as parts of this group, or that race, or this religion. The growth of his projects was organic, unexpected and miraculous all the same. View the video and read more in depth on this artist by clicking this sentence.

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GOOD DESIGN IS FELT

Posted in Art, FULL FEATURE, VISUAL with tags , , , , on August 6, 2010 by ToroToroTokyo

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aka Nicolas Richard is in the process of articulating his perspective….

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IN THE DARK

Posted in Videos, VISUAL with tags , , on August 6, 2010 by ToroToroTokyo

Here is a followup to a previous post on Mark Wojda and the peak into the underground rollerblading world. The video posted below is a trailer for an upcoming documentary on top rollerbladers from the East Coast U.S.A & the world. The trailer is sure to grab your sentiments!

MOTION

Posted in Art, VISUAL with tags , on August 6, 2010 by ToroToroTokyo


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MARK WOJDA

Posted in Food For Thought, FULL FEATURE, Music For Your Eardrum, TEXT, Videos, VISUAL with tags , , on June 7, 2010 by ToroToroTokyo

For the interest of full disclosure, the following isn’t about the current state of rollerblading’s industry or the lack of media exposure…It’s simply about what rollerblading has given me and the positive culture and community behind it…Not to mention how badass it’s become…

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GREEN RED YELLOW

Posted in Art, Products, VISUAL with tags , on April 10, 2010 by ToroToroTokyo

A study in three colors by Elias Stern.

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ELIAS STERN TYPOGRAPHY

Posted in Art, Products, VISUAL with tags , on April 10, 2010 by ToroToroTokyo

Below is an example of a series for the development of a typeface by Graphic Design major Elias Stern. Check out the full spread HERE.