1. Summer Noon – Jeff Tweedy 2. Yellow – Coldplay 3. Hate To Say I Told You So – The Hives 4. Could We – Cat Power 5. Do You Realize?? – The Flaming Lips 6. Crazy – Gnarls Barkley 7. One (Blake’s Got A New Face) – Vampire Weekend 8. Hate It Here – Wilco 9. Good Girls Go Bad (Feat. Leighton Meester) – Cobra Starship 10. Beyond The Horizon – Bob Dylan 11. Band On The Run – Paul Mccartney & Wings 12. She’s Long Gone – The Black Keys 13. Somebody That I Used To Know (Feat. Kimbra) – Gotye 14. I’ll Be Around – Yo La Tengo 15. Hero – Family Of The Year 16. Deep Blue – Arcade Fire
Although not anyone can be a designer, everyone who wants to can learn the elements of visual design: contrast, transparency, hierarchy, randomness, and so on. In fact, it doesn’t even take all that long. Just watch this 50-second video.
The design work of Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby is always a favorite. This is a video the firm did to support their Map Table for Vitra. Another stop motion video for their TipTon chair for Vitra is pretty nice too (view here).