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QArt Codes

QArt Codes

QR Code Portraits

The designer/artist claims to go on to create a collection of 100. The codes resolve in most cases to a brief text description of the person featured, or a url to a Wikipedia entry about that person. Helpfully the designer has included a rundown of QR code resources.

Blackandwhitesquares covered a similar story to this, where a portrait was made from QR codes.

If you are feeling inspired to create a designer code, read the B&WS design-tips to get you started. See also, my simplistic attempts at a B&WS code design.

15 Beautiful and Creative QR Codes

Another great round-up from Mashable.com. 50% of them might not be new to you the other 50% are worth checking out, and a great benchmark of how creatively designers are increasingly able to modify the codes. Love the Pac-Man and Farmville examples.

If you feel inspired, checkout my code design tips to design a code of your own, or check the #design tag for more creative examples.