February 19th, 2019
January 30th, 2019
Evening lecture by FL@33's Tomi Vollauschek talking about FL@33 and Stereohype activities, experiences, tips and tricks. The talk forms part of a 5-day FL@33 design residency at ECV Lille (École de Communication Visuelle / School of Visual Communication) also including a FL@33 master class workshop and a surprise raffle / tombola after the talk.
January 28th, 2019
Just took a quick snapshot secretly of a surprise poster for the FL@33 talk on Wednesday that ECV Lille made.
January 28th, 2019
FL@33 design residency 2019 – Tomi Vollauschek, co-founder of FL@33 and Stereohype will be in France this week to run another of his inspirational five-day-masterclass-workshops with FL@33 talk at ECV Lille – École de communication visuelle. The evolving workshop covers aspects of design thinking, design process and design philosophy and aims to inspire students to develop their own strong voice through experimentation and personal projects. See documentations of previous FL@33 workshops here: 2013 at MICA in Baltimore, 2016 at ECV Lille and 2017 and 2018 at ECV Bordeaux. This year's documentation with dedicated page.
January 2nd, 2019
We wish you a healthy, happy and creative 2019!
December 24th, 2018
*** Happy holidays from all at the temporary FL@33 HQ. ***
December 18th, 2018
December 14th, 2018
This strikingly minimal and memorable logo was patiently developed by FL@33 in 2018 for UK-based Location 68 – a new consultancy for bespoke golfing experiences.
December 12th, 2018
Just confirmed: FL@33 workshop and lecture, FL@33 goes France – Following the design residency at École de Communication Visuelle (ECV Lille) / School of Visual Communication in 2016 and then at ECV Bordeaux in 2017 and 2018 respectively, FL@33's Tomi Vollauschek will return to ECV Lille in 2019 for a 5-day inspirational master class workshop and a lecture on January 30th at 6.30pm, about the design studio's and graphic art label's work. Picture above is from 2016. ECV Nord Europe, Lille, France, 28 January – 1 February 2019
November 30th, 2018
Following our contributions to the 2018 edition of the 365 calendar project FL@33 was invited again this year by Italian paper company Fedrigoni to contribute a visual interpretation of a randomly allocated day of the year (2019).
___ The resulting photographic visual by FL@33 now forms part of the calendar and design compendium Fedrigoni 365 (2019) and proceeds will be donated to charity (Shelter).
November 29th, 2018
November 22nd, 2018
Digital Arts article See the Best Button Badge Designs of 2018 written by Giacomo Lee about Stereohype's Button Badge Design Competition winners 2018, B.I.O. (By Invitation Only) Series 18 and the related Button Badge Motif Prints.
October 16th, 2018
We had a quick browse through the amazing and truly beautiful publication Vaughan Oliver: Archive (two volumes in slipcase) and while we couldn’t spot the badges Vaughan created for our Stereohype label, nor the commissioned card for our FL@33 Postcard book, we are over the moon that our Stereohype 10th anniversary poster collaboration with Vaughan Oliver made the cut. Find more info on the limited edition print over at stereohype.com.
August 28th, 2018
Overflown inboxes are cleared after returning from time abroad to work but also relax, breathe fresh air, recharge and look at the sky a lot (and take pictures).
___ We are now officially back in the studio and open for business. Graphic Design: FL@33, Graphic Art products: Stereohype
August 9th, 2018
Work in progress. Detail of next year's FL@33 contribution for premium paper manufacturer Fedrigoni and their annual 'Fedrigoni 365/366' calendar and design compendium 2019. See our 2018 contributions here.
June 28th, 2018
Please come and visit us at the amazing House of Illustration's Summer Fair 2018 this weekend. Follow the squirrel and the helium balloons! Badges, T-shirts and prints – many of them designed by FL@33 – will be on offer for extra special non-online prices. We will have an extra-long Stereohype / FL@33 stand on the giant canopied outside yard between Central Saint Martins and House of Illustration, King's Cross, London, 2 Granary Square, N1C 4BH, Saturday, 30 June 2018, 11am–5pm. More info at houseofillustration.org.uk | See our previous Christmas Fair stands at the same location here and here.
June 18th, 2018
Our invitations with blank postcards arrived today and work will soon start on this year's FL@33 contributions for the Royal College of Art's annual RCA Secret exhibition and fundraiser in London – helping RCA students with scholarships and bursaries. For exact dates please check our exhibitions section here. See FL@33's previous RCA Secret postcards.
May 24th, 2018
___ A little loyalty treat: Until the end of May a up 25% discount with combined vouchers! That's up to 35% off even for contributors with contributor account. A 10% discount is in place over at our graphic art label and online boutique Stereohype that covers all 2065 available products including 305 designed by FL@33. If you add one of these FL@33 products to your Stereohype order you can apply an additional 15% Thank You discount. There is also a third voucher code for a free button badge of your choice to be added to any order. Until the end of May the three checkout codes are:
April 18th, 2018
One of the many FL@33-designed animations and teaser images for social media posts created for the studio's sister-company Stereohype – graphic art label, online boutique and platform for artists and designers from around the world.
___ Stereohype is currently calling for entries to the 14th annual Stereohype Button Badge Design Competition. The deadline for submissions is September 17th, 2018.
___ The 30-strong judging panel also includes FL@33 and Stereohype co-founders Agathe and Tomi besides badge-loving writers, previous winners and hand-picked artists and designers.
April 7th, 2018
For a second year running FL@33's Tomi Vollauschek conducted two inspirational 5-day workshops at ECV Bordeaux, France. The documentation has now been posted at flat33.com. Thanks again for the invitation and bravo once again to all the students who worked so hard on their personal postcard sets. See documentation here.
March 23rd, 2018
March 23rd, 2018
26 new button badges – including four sets of three – were finally released and feature the long-awaited FL@33-designed Stereohype mascot squirrels 2004–2018 (and of course some nuts). Some are gold, some silver, others are in patina green or show off their colourful gradients. Some of them were even launched as Fine Art Prints as part of Stereohype's growing FL@33-curated Button Badge Motif Print edition. Now available at stereohype.com.
February 16th, 2018
FL@33 workshops in France: another week with the super-talented students from ECV Bordeaux comes to an end with an exhibition and presentations. Thank you very much once again for your enthusiasm and a great time in Bordeaux! Back to London now... See documentation here.
February 16th, 2018
Wang Wang! Happy Chinese New Year! Let's celebrate the Year of the Dog with a Chinese imitation of a dog's sound: Wang Wang which is Mandarin Chinese for Bow Wow, Woof Woof or Ruff Ruff! Celebrate with a few remaining FL@33-designed bzzzpeek / onomatopoeia-themed Stereohype T-shirts!
February 5th, 2018
FL@33 design residency 2018 – Tomi Vollauschek, co-founder of FL@33 and Stereohype will head back to Bordeaux (France's department 33) to run another two five-day-masterclass-workshops next week at ECV Bordeaux – École de communication visuelle. The workshops will cover aspects of design thinking, design process and design philosophy and aim to inspire students to develop their own strong voice through experimentation and personal projects. See documentation 2017 here. A workshop 2018 documentation will of course get a dedicated page here at flat33.com afterwards. This starman stop/go sign picture was taken in Bordeaux last year.