Monday Quick Links: 01.16.12

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If you’ve been following along with the To Resolve Project, you’ve no doubt seen lots of great wallpapers. But my personal favorite so far is this one by Two Arms.

Typographic chocolate bars? Yes, please.

I saw The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo this past week. I loved it, but whether or not you agree, you have to admit the opening title sequence is pretty amazing—creepy, dark and unsettling for sure, but amazing nonetheless.

And speaking of movies, I cannot wait for Moonrise Kingdom, Wes Anderson’s new movie featuring titles by Jessica Hische.

Super impressed with Swissted, an ongoing project by Mike Joyce of Stereotype Design.

I’m loving Ian Coyle’s 73 Letterpress project.

Paula Scher’s new Maps show opened at the Bryce Wolkowitz Gallery last week. If you can get there I highly recommend it. I saw her first Maps show several years ago and they are just so impressive in person.

Check out these icy typographic installations.

I’m very much looking forward to how Aaron Carámbula’s typeface Marais shapes up.

I’m loving this new Skillshare spot, The Future Belongs to the Curious. (via swissmiss)

Michael Hagos created Tracks of the Year, a year-end best-of list that focuses on music rather than commentary.

Good Reads: Declare Something Finished, Culturally Relevant Color, The Counter-Intuitive Benefits of Small Time Blocks.

Must Read: What Designers Need to Know About SOPA


Courtney is the founder of Design Work Life and Seamless Creative, a small design studio she runs with her husband Brian. She now splits her time between developing brand identities for small businesses and soaking up (and passing along) as much inspiration as she possibly can.

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