Critical Zero

The online refuge of Andy Pearson
He’s been gone for a while, the posts are gathering dust...

Music

Gigged

29th March 2010

This week I had the pleasure of attending two gigs in Camden, London. The first at KOKO and the second at the Electric Ballroom. This meant I was able to see six live acts in total. Each of them put on a great show and what follows is a sort of review and at the very least a collection of thoughts on the noise they all made.

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Projects

Read52

22nd March 2010

The other week I posted about the design of this site and the grid I used. I am still pretty proud of that post but was slightly disappointed that I didn’t receive any comments or feedback.

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Design

Revealing the Grid

10th March 2010

The previous version was a grid driven design. I knew from the outset that Critical Zero would be no different.

I want to delve deeper into the overall design of this site at some point in the near future but first it makes sense to look at the backbone of the design, the grid.

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Design

Colour Subtle

1st March 2010

I’ve been a fan of COLOURlovers for a long time now. I’m pretty sure I was around when the idea was first floated on Kirupa, a flash web design forum that I used to frequent when I first started designing for the web.

Since then, I’ve developed my taste for web design and design in general. I know what I like and I’m pretty quick to make a judgement on whether a site has what it takes to impress me.

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Site

Launched

1st March 2010

Welcome to the spiritual successor of Critical Web Design. After a long period of silence, Project52 kicked me into gear, and I’ve been writing here since the start of the year.

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