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Hexaplex – White Smoke in Codex Catalogue, online now

White Smoke was not only presented during the recent exhibition, but also featured in the accompanying catalogue designed by Pierre Vanni. It is now online for your downloading and home-printing pleasure, and for the traditionalists/people with small p… Continue reading

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Designers’ Identities

Hexaplex published in Designers’ Identities Ever wondered why Hexaplex is Red and Green? Find out in Designers’ Identities. “For graphic designers no project is more personal or more crucial, both in terms of commercial success and pe… Continue reading

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Hexaplex in England too!

Spreading our wings and taking advantage of the internet (thanks skype!), the coming months Cheryl will be working closely with a new client in the UK. Hexaplex is working with Brighton Photo Fringe on a new identity, website, brochure and press materi… Continue reading

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Fluff up the internet!

I came across this fun line of code that turns your sites images into cute kittens. The code uses Flickr to look for photos tagged with “kitten” and then with Javascript replaces the images on your page with cuties. Alternatively customise … Continue reading

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Designhuis lecture

Yesterday evening Micha and I gave a small lecture about the project White Smoke at the Designhuis (Design House) in Eindhoven. It was a balmy summers evening so after the lecture we moved on for drinks at the Onomatpee project space, where our physica… Continue reading

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Exhibition & Publication

Exhibition: Kunstvlaai 2010 Opening Saturday May 15th, 16:00 Publication: www.onomatopee.net whitesmoke.hexaplex.nl Continue reading

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Glamcult Studio

We are designing a new interactive web presence coinciding with the re-branding of Glamcult Studio. The graphic design studio behind Glamcult (Check out their new blog.) and previously known as Supernova. Continue reading

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Fashion ‘Blogs!

It is almost there and there is a nice discount when you pre-order at d’jonge Hond. So, go on, get one! “Fashion Blogs - From musings on personal taste to style reports around the globe”, is the project of Kirstin Hanssen, Felicia … Continue reading

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Europan 10! at NAi

On Sunday 17 January we went to the Nai in Rotterdam for the awards for this years Europan 10! We worked with Novak and Europan on this years anniversary digital edition. The Europan digital edition was included in the 10th Europan publication as well … Continue reading

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HO LOL HO

Hexaplex is taking a holiday until the first week of the new year. Best wishes from us for 2010! Continue reading

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Progress

In Amsterdam we have number ‘count down’ displays on some traffic lights, but I saw this on The Guardian website this morning and liked how the the progress bar idea has been visually integrated with the existing light. Designed by Damjan S… Continue reading

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cyclic! bicycle art & design

Cyclic is a bicycle » art » media happening in Amsterdam celebrating cycling culture. Exhibiting bicycle inspired artwork, design, performance, film screening, styling and a meet up & ride. Cheryl initiated cyclic! together with Vera van de Nieu… Continue reading

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Typografica exhibition

My first stop was The Typographica exhibition at Kemistry Gallery. Once there I asked Alistair (from Kemistry) if he thought he could define the British design process, he didn’t immediately feel qualified to answer but kindly talked me through t… Continue reading

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British Design process

With an interest in the influence of culture during the design process. This weekend I am at The London Design Festival and I will be asking the people I meet ‘What is the British design process?’ I have also posted this question at the very nice o… Continue reading

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Dissociation exhibition from club internet

Dissociation, curated by Harm van den Dorpel www.clubinternet.org Click from these artworks in the imitation browser toolbar. works by Samuel Beckett, Charles Broskoski, Harm van den Dorpel, Ida Ekblad, Thomas Galloway, Jodi, Tobias Madison, Ilia Ovech… Continue reading

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Hexaplex 2009-09-09 12:05:21

Come see us and say hello… Werkplaats Boek & Steen Wenslauerstraat 16-2 1053 BA Amsterdam Continue reading

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Greetings from…

This summer we have been working with Freek Lomme and SKOR on a location based project in the south of Holland. A wonderful time of year to be visiting the countryside and making hay. The location based project will be launched this September… Continue reading

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Royal Palace Open!

After almost a year of collaboration with Vanessa van Dam and Stichting Paleis Amsterdam, we succeeded in getting the the first Royal Palace Amsterdam website online for the public. To coincide with the opening, these posters are up and around Amsterda… Continue reading

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Found one!

Sent from Micha’s I-phone This one has been in my inbox since 2008… A joy to find street art that has escaped the Dutch stringent street cleaners in Eindhoven. Original by Erosie in 2008. Update!!! (May 29th) Who would of thought I would fi… Continue reading

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NS online railway services

Recently Cheryl enjoyed being part of the Internet team at NS (Dutch Railways). Designing and implementing just one of their new online services. NS recently launched ‘E-ticket’ service as well as ‘Journey Planner Xtra’. The the… Continue reading

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Book launch

Saturday just gone, I went to a book launch.  The publication ‘Joseph Churchward’ by David Bennewith “compiles archive material, correspondence, realised and un-realised design work, alphabet designs and in-dispersed with essays surround… Continue reading

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New and improved: Items

Items magazine is has started the new year with a new editor – Max Bruinsma – and a new design – by Thonik. Thonik asked Hexaplex to help redo the Items website in the same style by setting up a quick interim site using html, css a… Continue reading

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Bouw in Beeld prijs 2009

We are pleased to see that Krista van der Niet and Stefanie Grätz have both been nominated for this years photography prize Bouw in Beeld prijs 2009. We designed a site for Stefanie last year and with Krista the year before (whilst working together at… Continue reading

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Royal Palace: Under Construction

After collaboratiing with Vanessa van Dam for the last 6 months, we are close to completing the new site for the Royal Palace Amsterdam. We can learn a lot from collaborating with a designer more at home in the printed page. Keeping the integrity of th… Continue reading

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R A Z Z L E D A Z Z L E

This is the work from a great Wellington based Designer Jay Johnson, for his online portfolio he used the unlimited design template we released and made it even better!! Enjoy his work. My favourite poster: “Ain’t nuthin new for trash like … Continue reading

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The Death of Print vs Viva La Print is out now.

Fluromag interviewed us for Issue seven: The Death of Print vs Viva La Print. Go out and find a copy or you can download the digital version (pdf). Continue reading

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The Haka 1922

Keep an eye on the guy forth from the left give the Haka a dance move with his head… Continue reading

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english breakfast radio

www.englishbreakfast.nl Continue reading

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WYSIWYG

“WYSIWYG is also an ‘old’ 1980s/1990s paradigm that doesn’t apply to most contemporary digital media platforms anymore. Software like Dreamweaver basically tries to give graphic designers an equivalent to older tools like Quark … Continue reading

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Is not… authors blog, public diary and sounding board…

We hope this design will not only create a platform for the online author, but open, provoke and support emerging dialogue  between author and reader. The identity comes from referencing all the  Dobsons listed on wikipedia. All the Dobsons that this… Continue reading

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∞ unlimited edition

This week we gently released unlimited edition. The design for this publication/blog is opensource. Unlimited has a clean structure and uses visual simplicity as a starting point for other designers. Below (starting with the original template) are some… Continue reading

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Book *Groninger* out!

Solo exhibition from Stefanie Grätz Post Middendorp Commission 2007 and the presentation of her book Groninger opens tomorrow at the Noorderlicht gallery in Groningen. book concept: Stefanie Grätz and Hans Gremmen photographs: Stefanie Grätz text: … Continue reading

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London Design Festival / News flash!

This week we are in London for the London Design Festival. Thursday night we will meet our friends from Exhibit after almost a year of collaboration!  Attending the opening of their current exhibition The Desire of Impermanence. Read more about the ex… Continue reading

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Shiny happy people

This week I am mostly wearing red and learning all about shiny websites at lostboys in Amsterdam. shine, shine shine… Continue reading

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Blink

Blink is back well in firefox it is :-) Continue reading

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It’s nice that

This week we met up with Will and Alex from design blog it’s nice that. They were in Amsterdam visiting Job Wouters aka Letman to get him to sign last months ‘If You Could’ prints. We discussed how the blog has resulted in them travel… Continue reading

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Living by Design

Colman Prentis & Varley installed a computer to write copy. They programmed the strategy. A minute later the card fell into the tray at the other end. It read, “I am leaving to start my own agency” From Living by Design, 1978, Pentagram… Continue reading

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Facebook

“Do you want to be my friend?” Continue reading

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Girl Geek Dinner

ARPANET (the internet’s predecessor ), nodes, a network of networks: centralized, decentralized and distributed, the Amsterdam internet exchange and finally… why was the quality of the European cup stream changeable? These were just some of… Continue reading

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Print on demand

Print your own copy from our Unlimited edition ‘Print Screen, Screenprint’. This Unlimited edition uses content from our blog and projects, because it is generated by the database, the content is dynamic and unlimited… Print your own … Continue reading

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Green is cheaper…

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There are only 10 types of people in the world.

Those who understand binary and those who don’t. Continue reading

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Online magazines

Publishing online fashion magazines was what we did this term at crosslab with the students at the wdka in Rotterdam. Online Magazines Fashion geeks (Crosslab workshop) Continue reading

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Hexa colours to binary

1111.1111.0000.0000.0000.0000 1111.1111.0000.0000 Find out the Hexadecimal value of colours at: http://www.colorschemer.com/online.html Continue reading

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The skater, the violinist and the pop star

Russia won this year’s Eurovision Song Contest in Belgrade; and it still isn’t fair or so they say… -”I thought it was a boring song. I would rather have had Ukraine or Armenia win,” said Alexaudra Marij from Sweden, who w… Continue reading

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The Terminal at Modefabriek

Charlotte Wooning will both be presenting and selling their work this summer at ‘The Terminal’, a platform for designers at Modefabriek 2008. Hexaplex launched the portfolio site for Charlotte at the end of 2007 and completed the website fo… Continue reading

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“If computer vision technology can be used to detect when you look like a terrorist, criminal, or other “undesirable” – why not when you look like a rock star?”

At the My [public] space opening last night… A video performance that blurs public and private space: SVEN (Surveillance Video Entertainment Network) detects unknown faces on the street that match the facial expressions of rock stars, the origina… Continue reading

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While the boss is away…

Micha is in Italy… back on 13.05.08 ;-) www.dancing-baby.net Continue reading

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Dont miss this special offer

Plug multiplier for only £19.99… www.guardianoffers.co.uk Continue reading

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CC or not CC

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