new: jill malek wallpapers

by Grace Bonney

One of my favorite things that happens in design, is when an artist finds a way to elevate the everyday to a new level. I’ve always been intrigued by naturally occurring patterns in nature and life and it’s fun to see that concept come to life in Jill Malek‘s newest wallpapers, called Urban Frequencies. Dinner Party- the pattern above- was inspired by the remnants of a good evening with friends and Voyagyer, below, was inspired by the route maps that aircrafts follow on a daily basis. I can’t tell you how often I stared at those lines on a screen during the book tour last year and imagined them coming to life in a more interesting way. To see them turned into a colorful wallpaper is definitely more fun than hopping back on a plane. Jill is debuting her new designs at Wanted Design this weekend, so if you’re in NYC be sure to stop by and check them out. In the meantime, you can see more of Jill’s work online right here. xo, grace

Luci del la Citta, inspired by city lights

Suggested For You


Leave a Reply

Design*Sponge reserves the right to restrict comments that do not contribute constructively to the conversation at hand, that comment on people's physical appearance, contain profanity, personal attacks, hate speech or seek to promote a personal or unrelated business. Our goal is to create a safe space where everyone (commenters, subjects of posts and moderators) feels comfortable to speak. Please treat others the way you would like to be treated and be willing to take responsibility for the impact your words may have on others. Disagreement, differences of opinion and heated discussion are welcome, but comments that do not seek to have a mature and constructive dialogue will not be published. We moderate all comments with great care and do not delete any lightly. Please note that our team (writers, moderators and guests) deserve the same right to speak and respond as you do, and your comments may be responded to or disagreed with. These guidelines help us maintain a safe space and work toward our goal of connecting with and learning from each other.