Eyes down everyone, the pod is here with everything you’ve come to expect from Studio Audience. Torturous introductory simile? Check! Joanna Lumley reference? Check! Will talking about reality TV? Check! Top notch art and design discussion? You can bet your bottom dollar there is. Come along now…
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In the first section we started off by looking at Thomas Heatherwick’s plans for a new Garden Bridge covered in trees and shrubs over the River Thames, and we marvelled at the amazing haul of modern artworks confiscated by the NAZIS and recently uncovered in a German pensioner’s flat. We also looked at the controversy surrounding “controversial lesbian drama” Blue Is The Warmest Color and gave some love to Sam Barclay’s book designed to convey what it’s like to be dyslexic.
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- The photographer archiving South Africa’s black lesbian community
- Kirsten Lepore’s creepy clay character is oddly soothing in this brilliant animation
- Friday Mixtape: Grammy award-winning Tinariwen curates a genre-crossing mix
- Designer Kara Zichittella talks about her typographically-led projects
- “Where’s my community?”: Skin Deep and POC on the need for diversity in the film industry
- A new national identity: Smörgåsbord Studio rebrands Wales
- Graphic design gems: Chicago gang business cards from the 1970s and 80s
- Photographer Dougie Wallace captures the super rich spenders of “Harrodsburg”
- “Romance in a sort-of fantasy world”: photographer Molly Matalon's new work (some NSFW)
- Studio Michael Satter’s sophisticatedly simple graphic design portfolio
- Harry Pearce and Pentagram create a new identity for Pink Floyd’s record label