INDUSTRY NEWS: Montreal’s Multi-Talented Maestro
- 31 October 2011 by jenn 0 Comments
Leading thousands of design lemmings off the cliff of multi-media design
Vallee’s new design book showcases some of his finest work. Gerstalten describes Vallee as “a virtuoso at melding the most diverse analog and digital design techniques. He combines graphic design, stop-motion film, and a talent for staging space to create fascinating worlds of images in his work.”
Vallee is also known for his wonderful work in animation.
For more on Julien Vallee, check out his website. Incidentally, if you are young and talented, he is in the market for an intern right now.
IMAGEre: Genesis of R,P,S
-Became popular in 18th century Japan.
-By the 20th century, it was played all over the world.
-Game is best two-out-of-three tries.
-Winning strategies include “psych-outs, shouting and trick gestures.”
-Recent weapon inclusions include “spock” (Vulcan salute) and “lizard” (make hand into a puppet-like mouth).
According to Wikipedia, “The Lizard-Spock Expansion,” in 2008. As long as the number of moves is an odd number and that each move defeats exactly half of the other moves while being defeated by the other half, any combination of moves will function as a game.
From 2002-2009, five of the eight Rock-Paper-Scissor World Champions were Canadian.
If you think you are skilled enough, the World RPS Society is always looking for new members.
Inspiring interview with Julien Vallee in Beware Mag.
Be amazed by these 15 of the World’s Most Creative Paper Artists from Web Urbanist.
Play Rock, Paper, Scissors now using The New York Times interactive game where you have to beat the computer.
Click here to see the new toys from the Tokyo Toy Show from CBC.