In the past it was rejected as a secondary form of art, the 20th century transformed comics into a mass medium. From comic strips to graphic novels, the gender has increasingly grown in number of publications and popularity.
Okay, we all agree that what matters is that speakers have excellent sound quality. But sometimes speakers can be an excellent, creative and fun decorative object.
2011 is coming to an end and with it, we proudly present to you the new Awwwards book. Through its pages you will find the websites that mark nowadays' trends in web design, the ones that represent today's web standards (HTML5, CSS, jQuery...), and the finest web design studios and agencies of the year.
They say photographing children is one of the most difficult tasks a portrait photographer has, but a guy like Jason Lee makes it look like a piece of cake.
The human face is a commonly used element in web design. As humans, the face is an appealing form to us. Eyes and mouths express certain moods and could make a website more inviting.
Today we'd like to showcase some works by artist Levi Van Veluw. We've made a selection of three of his installations: Light, Landscapes and Veneer.
"Metamorphosis" is a concept about the unlimited transformations of human body created by Me&Eduard.
hile classic media is becoming less and less effective when it comes to companies engaging with users, these are turning to the social networks to conect with their audiences. Facebook is of one the sites that allows users to communicate with their favourite brands and gives companies the possibility to incorporate unique features and interactive campaigns.
Navigation is key to guide the readers through the content of a website and help them find what they're looking for. An effective and useful navigation must be accesible, clear and intuitive.
So you want to become a web designer, but you have no idea where to start. Don't panic! It is not as hard as it seems, but it requires time and effort. It's very common to find self-taught web designers, but you've got to know where to start.
Who leads the online race in your country? In this map you can see where the headquarters of the best of the best in Web design and Web development are located.
The color white is simple, elegant and peaceful and the use of this color is seen in lots of websites. Whether they're portfolios or online shops, people agree on one thing: when less is more white is the way to success.
Considered the absence of all color, black is elegant, sophisticated, it implies empowerment, it's minimal. Lots of web designers choose the color black for their designs to give prominence to the content of the site.
Paper background texture, customized pictograms and good use of typography.
Seems like autumn has taken forever to come this year, but now that the cold days are back, what better way to comfort yourself than with a steaming cup of coffee? Just like the different origins and types of coffee, the websites of coffeehouses and cafes go from elegant, minimalist and strong black designs to warm coloured friendly sites and earthy, ecological designs depicting the origin of the product.
This device can be plugged in any wall outlet as an adapter for your two fingers in order to get new experience with electricity or if to stay plugged longer for some suicide alternatives.
Today we're feeling fashionable... with an edge. There's Haute Couture, Ready to Wear & Mass Market fashion... so in which of these categories does surreal fashion fall under?
When a website has to display a huge amount of content, it is hard to make it appealing to the eye while keeping usability and balance within it. Newspapers are a good source of inspiration for these cases.
Nowadays, more and more people around the world are choosing alternative methods of transportation. This can be because people are looking for more cost-efficient ways to get around the city, or because of the need many feel to get into the whole Eco-friendly vibe