Button Badge — B0209B4
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All Stereohype button badges available at stereohype.com are classic high quality one inch (25mm) metal back badges with so-called D-pin (although it looks more like an 'e'). Tiny stickers at the back mention the artist, release date, series number, etc. The growing collection of these mobile mini canvases – featuring over 1,400 individual designs by over 500 international graphic designers, illustrators, photographers and artists – consists of all B.I.O. (By Invitation Only) contributions, winners of Stereohype's annual button badge design competition and additional series such as the special collaborations: AFOMFS Series, MICA Series, 10x10 Series and Emoji Series. Badges are manufactured in the United Kingdom.
Matt JOnes aka Lunartik is... ludicrously tall for his age (*1977), 6ft 5 inches and still growing! He studied Product Design at the University of Central England (UCE) and set up his own company Lunartik Limited as an artistic venture in 2002. Mostly known nowadays for designing and manufacturing his own brand of toys Lunartik in a Cup of Tea. Matt also works as a freelance artist and designer. Projects have included producing ranges of designer toys for the BBC Doctor Who licence.
External link: lunartik.com
Selected international designers, illustrators and artists were invited to submit designs for this one inch (25mm) button badge series. Stereohype sells B.I.O. (By Invitation Only) Series 4 badges separately and gives them away as a free surprise badge with selected Stereohype T-shirts. B.I.O. Series 4 includes artworks by Anthony Burrill, Antoine+Manuel, FL@33, Geneviève Gauckler, Hellohikimori, Jon Burgerman, Kerry Roper, Lunartik, Mark Adams, Peskimo, Supermundane and Tabas. Released: June 2006