We¬† love this wheat-paste work by the Baltimore, Maryland-based artist Nether Bmore on Crosby Street in SoHo, in downtown Manhattan. The image is a perfect image for the hot, humid summer heatwave that’s been hitting New York City.

“Tight” is a tiny bar near Shibuya Station in Tokyo. The bar seats only five people. Its logo, as seen on the drink coasters pictured below, graphically conveys the sense of the space’s severe compactness with a clever typographic design that spells out the word “TIGHT.”

We’re spending our Sunday brunch dipping into the third issue of the Travel Almanac, a Berlin-based indie magazine that’s a beauty of design and paper. German actor Udo Kier is pictured on the cover. The issue has interviews about travel with novelist Jay McInerny, fashion designer Rick Owens and guitaristContinue Reading