Sighted on the Web & Elsewhere

Sighted on the Web: Week of August 12

By Tiffany Lambert, Designers & Books August 16, 2013

MoMA’s Young Frank, library-inspired wallpaper, last-minute summer reads.

MoMA’s first storybook

Follow the adventures of Young Frank in the Museum of Modern Art’s first storybook for kids. Written by the award-winning children's author and illustrator Frank Viva, Young Frank, Architect reveals the everyday creative possibilities around us, from macaroni to spoons and boxes. It hits the shelves in September; available for pre-sale at the MoMA Store.

Thumb through one Facebook designer's virtual bookshelf

Features Graphic Design: Now in Production, Frank Chimero’s The Shape of Design, and more.

Objective case

Dutch designer Emiel Remmelts uses found objects such as bricks and flea market finds as fodder for constructing this bookshelf. An ash wood frame requires the objects to hold it all together.

Knowledgeable wallpaper

From UK-based Mr. Perswall comes this customizable, color-coded library wallpaper. Change the size and scale to tailor to your taste.

Need some last-minute summer reading?

 The reading list from Stanford’s

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