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Fame & Fortune
Fame & Fortune, published by Sources, features awards, fellowships and scholarships available to Canadian journalists. For each award, information is provided about the eligibility requirements, the deadline for application...
MoMA Museum of Modern Art
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) is an art museum located in New York City. It has been singularly important in developing and collecting modernist art, and is often identified as the most influential museum of modern art in the wo...
Museum of Sex
When the Museum of Sex first emerged on New York City's Fifth Avenue on October 5, 2002, it was without precedent in the museum world. With its inaugural award-winning exhibition, NYCSEX: How New York Transformed Sex in America, ...
UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) was founded on 16 November 1945. For this specialized United Nations agency, it is not enough to build classrooms in devastated countries or to publish ...
The Victoria and Albert Museum
The Victoria and Albert Museum (often abbreviated as the V&A) in London is the world's largest museum of decorative arts and design, housing a permanent collection of over 4.5 million objects. Named after Prince Albert and Queen V...
World Intellectual Property Organization
The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations. It is dedicated to developing a balanced and accessible international intellectual property (IP) system, which rewards creativity, ...

Sources Select Resources

Cover story: a year of beautiful books
Publishers are fighting back against the ebook tide with great designs
Hughes, Kathryn
Article
2011
The Guardian
Publishers have started building their marketing strategies around form rather than content. The article emphasises that the whole point of a good book design is to grab the attention of both the rea...
Design Topic Index in Sources Directory of Experts
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A subject guide to experts and spokespersons on topics related to design in the Sources directory for the media.
Designs on equality
City planning is a mechanism of discrimination - it mainly serves the able-bodied
Roberts, Wayne
Article
2012
NOW
The idea of “universal design” is to stop creating public infrastructure that privileges one particular group, whether it’s car drivers, the able-bodied or those with paycheques, and start envisioning...
Fame & Fortune Online
Website
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Comprehensive listing of awards available to Canadian journalists.
Green by default - how a nudge and wink can save the planet
Sunstein, Cass R.
Article
2016
Ecologist
There's a simple way to induce us to make good environmental choices: make them the default setting. Whether it's selecting double sided photocopies or renewable electricity tariffs, defining easily-o...

Sources Bookshelf

Design for the Real World
Human Ecology and Social Change
Papanek, Victor
Book
1970
While two-thirds of the world's population lives in poverty, valuable human and natural resources are used to produce: fur-covered toilet seats, electronic nail polish dryers, diapers for parakeets, a...
Front Cover
Great Book Jacket and Cover Design
Powers, Alan
Book
2001
Examples of some of the best book covers and jackets of the twentieth century.

Media

Applied Arts Magazine
Reports on the visual arts. Instructs and inspires readers by offering insights ino the techniques and creative objectives and challenges behind outstanding design work.
Azure Magazine
Eight times a year AZURE magazine delivers the very best in international contemporary architecture, interiors, furniture and product design. Each issue brings you all the news you need to know to sta...
Canadian Art Magazine
Arts and various media across Canada.
PrintAction
The printing industry.
Vie des Arts
Leading-edge information about innovation in video, architecture, design, painting, sculpture, installation and performance art.


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