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Fontself Maker to bring color font creation to anyone

2017-11-03T12:16:27+00:00 November 3rd, 2017|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Tags  Coloured fonts, type design, typography, Graphic Design Fontself, a pioneer in color font technologies since 2006, is introducing a ground-breaking way to make color fonts, with Fontself Maker, its leading font creation extension for Illustrator CC. “Fontself Maker is the go-to solution for thousands of professional creatives, graphic designers and illustrators who ever dreamed [...]

Taschen’s bold ode to the golden age of Russian film poster design

2017-10-26T12:16:18+00:00 October 26th, 2017|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Tags  Poster collection, Book Publication, Film Posters of the Russian Avant-Garde, Taschen, poster design At the vivid intersection of cinematic and graphic design history, “Film Posters of the Russian Avant-Garde” gathers 250 film posters from 1920s and 1930s Russia to explore a world of innovative, revolutionary aesthetics. Brimming with bold colors, dramatic angles, and eye-catching [...]

Happy 90th anniversary Futura! The book, the font and Stanley Kubrick

2017-10-21T12:20:29+00:00 October 21st, 2017|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Tags  Paul Renner, futura, Iconic font, Bauhaus, “Futura: The Typeface”, Book Publication Edited by Petra Eisele, Professor of Design History and Design Theory at the University of Mainz, Dr. Annette Ludwig, Director of the Gutenberg Museum and Isabel Naegele, Professor of Typography at the University of Mainz this stunning book tells the story of the iconic [...]

The Proust Questionnaire: Featuring Machine

2017-10-19T12:16:12+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Tags  Graphic Design Studio, Studio “Machine”, 'Designed By Machine', Graphic Design, poster design, typography Mark Klaverstijn & Paul du Bois-Reymond are a well-oiled machine – literally. The creators of Amsterdam-based design Studio “Machine” started their first collective 'DEPT' (together with Leonard van Munster) right after graduation. In their first years as a collective they worked [...]

Brand new debate: Dropbox unveiled its new major revamp in a decade

2017-10-12T12:20:21+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Tags  Dropbox, redesign, typeface The graphic design community -always eager to debate on anything new- has a new hot potato to argue.  Silicon Valley’s low profile brand, Dropbox got it’s first major redesign in a decade and the white-and-blue aesthetic is obviously a thing of the past. Dropbox’s colorful new look includes a flatter box [...]

A celebration for Monotype’s Berthold Wolpe spectacular revival

2017-10-09T12:20:32+00:00 October 9th, 2017|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Tags  Berthold Ludwig Wolpe, The Wolpe Exhibition, The Wolpe Collection, Monotype, Toshi Omagari, typographer, Type designer, Albertus Nova, Wolpe Fanfare, Wolpe Pegasus, Wolpe Tempest, Sachsenwald. A month-long celebration The Wolpe Exhibition in the event of the newly launched The Wolpe Collection - a new collection of typefaces, originally designed by Berthold Wolpe, now revived by [...]

Collectable Foxtrot Papa’s book for Land Rover is an adventure to inspire

2017-10-06T12:20:55+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Tags  Foxtrot Papa, publishing, book design, Hand-Painted font, Bespoke Illustration The absolute definitive official Land Rover book celebrating the life of Series and Defender models Icon is collectable. Foxtrot Papa, the content studio which creates original concepts and deliver full production and design services across film, photography and print for selected brands is responsible for [...]

Roger Black on 100 years of crisp and smart Forbes typography

2017-10-06T12:20:50+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Tags  typography, logo design, Graphic Design When B. C. Forbes, a financial columnist for the Hearst papers, and his partner Walter Drey, the general manager of the Magazine of Wall Street, founded Forbes magazine on September 15, 1917 they didn’t quite know that their creation would be “the capitalist’s official tool”. Forbes, an American business [...]