Spotted on the outside of the Jefferson St. subway station in Bushwick, Brooklyn. “Curb Your Ego” is a sticker mimicking the station signage; I don’t see anything about this on the MTA Arts for Transit and Urban Design site. Anyone know the story?
It’s time for the annual VL Gift Guide and, as always, the focus is on the talented independent designers whose work we admire. If you’re looking for gifts this holiday season, here are some unique ideas. Continue reading →
Tonight Over-the-Rhine hosts Final Friday, a neighborhood-wide celebration that includes gallery openings and extended shop hours. We’ll be at the Main Street Merry Market along with other alumni of SpringBoard, a business development course offered by ArtWorks.
For more shopping destinations, please see the list of VisuaLingual stockists, which includes awesome stores from Seattle to Saint Augustine, from San Diego to Portsmouth.
This latest installment in my typological study of Southwestern Ohio vanity license plates focuses on the succinctly articulated ego trip. LUK AT ME: doi, why else would someone spree for a vanity license plate? Continue reading →
The Amato Opera building, dating back to 1889, is located at 319 Bowery in Manhattan. While the structure awaits its eventual fate as a retail/residential conversion, enjoy this ghost sign and check out crazy photos of the interior.
This Friday and Saturday, we’re happy to join some of our fellow SpringBoard alumni for the Main Street Merry Market at 1329 Main St. in Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati. There will be a variety of locally made wares for sale, from chocolates to jewelry and tons in between. Continue reading →