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Makers

The official portraits of Barack and Michelle Obama by Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald were unveiled today. And they’re awesome.

Ipnot is a Japanese embroidery artist and she creates realistic miniature artworks out of yarn.

Swedish animator Guldies took over 4000 pictures, in his own desk, in his own bedroom. The result is a wonderful short film played in 18fps.

Kai Brach is the founder and and sole operator of Offscreen Magazine, a gorgeous print publication that shares stories about the people who shape the web. Envato made a short documentary on his journey from designing in the digital world to print.

Fold7 created a charming ad for Rightmove, inspiring people to make a fresh start in a home that works for them.

60 years ago Ivan Chermayeff and Tom Geismar forever changed the face of design. They were responsible for some of the most enduring logos of the modern age, from National Geographic to PBS. The AIGA Design Archives honoured them by producing a short documentary on their work.

Dwitter is a community built around a simple idea. You have 140 characters to write a Javascript program that produces an interesting visual.

New Zealand artist Ben Young creates fantastic sculptures of water, made out of glass taking shape around metal and concrete.