We’re honored to be featured on
Modern Midwest this week, which gave us a chance to describe the philosophy behind VisuaLingual work. The best part? A product giveaway for a couple of lucky readers!
Over the past few years, we’ve produced numerous custom projects [you can see a few examples
here], but our latest is definitely one of my favorites: it’s a promotion for the Midwest division of CSX and, for once, it involves more than just our seed bombs.
: I just finished the new site for my OTR-based friend and studio neighbor; if you spot any egregious errors, please direct them to my attention. Cedric Michael Cox | Visual Artist
: some love for our personalized Springtime Garden Wedding seed bomb favors.
: a plan to eliminate the barrier between the Southern and Northern portions of Over-the-Rhine. Liberty St. “Road Diet” Advances, to Be Bid by Nov. 2014
: the Cincinnati dialect is least like NYC, Newark, Jersey City, Boston, or Philly. Aggregate Dialect Difference
: the latest on Detroit’s The Heidelberg Project: A Resilient Community Rebuilds, Again Heidelberg Project after last month’s tragic fire.
: the end of an era for a neighborhood icon? Pretty soon I won’t even recognize my hometown. Is the End Nearing for Odessa Café and Bar on Avenue A?
: in Northern Ireland, The Society of the Simulacrum has popped up. Fake Shop Fronts Used to Make Towns Seem Neater for G8
June 7, 2013
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To be fair, the brand integration on the
Tower ghost sign on Main St. in Over-the-Rhine is better executed than the recent typographic assault on Cincinnati Color Co.. HT to Faded Art for catching this one in progress and alerting me to the ch-ch-ch-ch-changes.
Lightborne is a design studio, production company and editorial house right in our neighborhood of Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati that just released the storybook iPad app MudBuddy, and we produced a line of seed bombs to accompany the launch.
: more inexpensive food options are coming to the basin. Cincinnati Expands, Streamlines Mobile Food Vending Zone Program
: for all your breeders out there, an article about Cincinnati Public Schools. How to Resurrect an Urban School District
: the fascinating history of the “World’s Largest Collection of Artists Under One Roof” that’s found right in Over-the-Rhine. Stories from the Pendleton Art Center
: yes. Brooklyn, the Remix: A Hip-Hop Tour
: in Seattle, the micro apartment is considered the new SRO by NIMBYs. The Fight against Small Apartments
: excellent analysis by Top Urbanists Agree: Casinos Ruin Cities The Urbanophile on a recent kind of urban blight.
: LOL, speaking of urban blight… Artists Announce They’ve Found All the Beauty They Can in Urban Decay
Ce n’est pas un
signe de fantôme.
Cedar Sweater Savers are rugged linen sachets filled with fresh cedar shavings. Cedar naturally repels moths and carpet beetles, and leaves your clothes smelling sweet.
Horseshoe? RIP OTR? Gamblers Anonymous meeting or punk rock show? I spotted this on Telford St. in the Clifton Gaslight neighborhood of Cincinnati.
We’re happy to announce that our
Edible Garden Seed Bomb Kit is featured in the Spring 2013 issue of , in their seasonal roundup of Notable Edibles. You can check it out Edible Ohio Valley Magazine online or pick up a free copy.