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04.03.14: OBlog

Bistrophobie Poster
Can a poster shut people up? Locals in a bistro-dense corner of Paris would like to think so.
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03.24.14: OBlog

Deventer
In Deventer, the Netherlands, a routine real estate deal and demolition became the site of innovation and new intelligence in urban design.
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02.18.14: OBlog

Very Cool Playgrounds
Over on Wired, Liz Stinson profiles Monstrum, a Danish design studio that specializes in fantastic wooden playgrounds.
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11.05.13: OBlog

Feeding Young Brains
AIGA Portland and The Right Brain Inititative have partnered on a new project to encourage kids to think creaively.
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08.21.13: OBlog

From Dance Hall to Design Studio to Dance Hall
Jeremy M. Lange photographs the inaugural dance held in the restored barn that used to be his grandfather's design studio.
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07.16.13: OBlog

A Book for Two
A new design for a shared reading experience from designer Soofiya Chaudry.
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05.29.13: OBlog

Be an AIGA Design Star
Command X — the AIGA live design reality show that happens on stage at the biennial design conference — is back for its fourth season.
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03.20.13: OBlog

Free Desk Here
Free Desk Here is a collaboration initiative set up by Nick Couch to encourage collaboration between design professionals.
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03.08.13: OBlog

Atrocity Prevention Challenge
USAID, Humanity United and OpenIDEO have partnered to pursue ways to prevent mass atrocities – that is, deliberate mass violence against civilians.
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02.14.13: OBlog

A Campaign to Save The Post Office
Tucker Nichols is campaigning to save the Post Office.
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11.09.12: OBlog

One World Futbol
For children in impoverished countries, where soccer balls donated by relief agencies often rip and quickly deflate, Tim Jahnigen has developed a ball that can last for decades.
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10.20.12: OBlog

Design Indaba Online FilmFest
Design Indaba's online film festival features 10 of the Focus Forward short films.
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10.18.12: OBlog

Public Works
PUBLIC WORKS is a poster exhibition created by PUBLIC, a design based bicycle company with a mission to improve the quality and character of our cities and public spaces.
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05.18.12: William Drenttel, OBlog

Update: Design For Change Goes Global
Design For Change, the international design project that gives young people a chance to make a design contribution in their villages and cities has now reached 34 countries, launched a new website and conference, as well as school and communities challenges.
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05.17.12: William Drenttel

The Hypothetical Development Organization
The Hypothetical Development Organization will be included in the 13th International Venice Architecture Biennale.
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04.18.12: OBlog

Flyover Farm
A Kickstarter Project: Flyover Farm is a food project in Mumbai, India by Fresh & Local to transform an unused rooftop into a thriving urban farm and community space.
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