The five best design links, every weekday

Date: 2021/05/03

Dark Mode with Style Dictionary

Dark mode is so hot right now. This article goes in depth into how dark mode works on Android, iOS, and the web.

What is this “shape design” thing?

This article discusses shape design as used in certain styles of contemporary illustration.

12 Incredible Masterpieces That Show the Oneness of Mathematics and Design

All of the brilliant designers I have had the opportunity to meet had vast imaginations and significant aesthetic concerns.

Jenny B Kowalski’s A-Z (and a-z) as Variable Letterforms

Jenny B Kowalski has been posting a-letter-a-day on Instagram exploring multi-axis variable/responsive letterforms.

How Pixar Uses Hyper-Colors to Hack Your Brain

The animation studio’s artists are masters at tweaking light and color to trigger deep emotional responses.