甦 A Life Alive

I might have peed my pants a little: I want to lay on a giant pile of these products and collateral and roll around in it until it makes me beautiful. Created by Guangzhou-based designer Kuhn Rae, this collateral includes heat-sensitive paper that changes color when touched, a potent and wonderfully-executed reminder that we all…

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Papercut Concept

Loving this playpen smartphone landing screen concept by zoe020288, selected as an Editor’s Choice on zCool. The first screen places time, day, weather and in the top right-hand corner. The following screens show alternature versions. This style is reminiscent of traditional Chinese paper cutting, an art form with centuries of history.

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The Six Robberies: CNY 2015

It’s that season: Each Chinese New Year, countless millions of city residents head back home for the holidays, and the seasonal marketing campaigns begin. This one is great (and currently much-discussed) mobile ad from Alipay (Chinese name Zhifubao, China’s Paypal equivalent) outlining the very relatble “Six Great Robberies” of visiting with family during CNY. “Why…

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