emoticons

Genre Lifestyle

The Man Who Owns the Smiley Face

Behind the scenes at Smiley, one of the world’s biggest licensed lifestyle brands.
Joel Golby
8.9.17
Art

100,000 Emojis Recreate Three Classic Fairy Tales

Artist and author Joe Hale painstakingly translated 'Alice in Wonderland,' 'Peter Pan,' and 'Pinocchio' into symbols and smileys.
Beckett Mufson
9.5.15
Art

Art Insta of the Week: Emoji Caitlyn Jenner

Yung Jake uses emoticons to channel his inner Annie Leibovitz.
Beckett Mufson
6.5.15
Film

You're Out of Your Element Until You Read the Emoji Translation of The Big Lebowski

By the end of this post, you'll know how to say "Sometimes you eat the bear, sometimes the bear eats you," in emoji.
Beckett Mufson
5.11.15
Art

Cindy Sherman Is an Icon...Literally

Now you can replace your emojis with the many faces of the master conceptual artist.
Emerson Rosenthal
3.9.15
NSFW

Flirtmojis Are Emojis for Dirty Sexting Fiends

The creators say they want to help teens sext safely and make sure people have access to "different types of vaginas."
Sophie Saint Thomas
12.20.14
Art

This Guy Wants $25,000 to Translate the Bible Into Emojis

A conversation with Kamran Kastle, a guy with an ambitious plan to translate more than 31,000 verses of the Old and New Testament into emojis.
Spencer Madsen at VICE
11.12.14
Stuff

This Guy Wants $25,000 to Translate the Bible Into Emojis

We talked to Kamran Kastle, a guy with an ambitious plan to translate the more than 31,000 verses of the Old and New Testament into emojis.
Spencer Madsen
11.10.14
Design

Emoji Video App Will Replaces Pixels WIth Smiley Faces

The new camera-filtering app from Brian Chasalow transforms images and videos into animated emoji collages.
The Creators Project
9.25.14
Design

Design Mavericks OKFocus Invent Some Newmoticons

Tired ヾ( ̄0 ̄ )ノof the standard emoticons? Then help generate a whole new set of text-based expressions.
Kevin Holmes
9.2.13
Design

Transform Any Image Into An Emoji Mosaic

With new app Emojify you can create emoticon collages from photos.
Kevin Holmes
8.20.13