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PSO on the 1st Symposium on Greek Diaspora and Immigration

2017-10-06T12:20:41+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Tags  Post Spectacular Office, Symposium on Greek Diaspora and Immigration, Visual Language, Graphic Design, typography The Masters Program in Museology and Cultural Management (A.U.Th. & Univ. of Western Macedonia) organized a Symposium on Greek Diaspora and Immigration. The Symposium which took place last May constitutes the first public presentation of the Greek Diaspora and Immigration Research [...]

Pentagram’s Michael Bierut on Poetry Foundation’s new typography

2017-10-06T12:20:37+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Tags  Poetry magazine, Pentagram, brand identity, Graphic Design, typography, Michael Bierut May the great poet we are looking for never find it shut, or half-shut, against his ample genius! To this end the editors hope to keep free of entangling alliances with any single class or school. They desire to print the best English verse [...]

Shiva Nallaperumal spices up typography with unique glyphs

2017-10-06T12:20:30+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Tags  Shiva Nallaperumal, SOTA, Graphic Design, type design, illustration, Display Typeface, Calcula The youngest Indian recipient of the SOTA (The Society of Typographic Aficionados) Catalyst Award and a genius graphic designer with Forbes naming him “the man trying to leave an Indian imprint on typeface design” in its latest 30 Under 30 list Shiva Nallaperumal [...]

Spanish Western pays homage to the Wild Wild West with wood type

2017-06-06T18:20:50+00:00 May 4th, 2017|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Tags  Spanish Western, Dosdecadatres, 3D lettering, Quique Rodriguez, ‘Morricone’ font, type, Graphic Design, Data Visualization, Stop Motion How do you pay homage to one of the movie industry’s most iconic genres? With wood type. Spanish Western, a one-off project from Madrid design studio Dosdecadatres, is a set of 3D lettering commissioned as titles for Alberto [...]

40 years after its release, let’s reissue EPA’s Graphic Standards System

2017-06-06T18:21:33+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Tags  Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA), Jesse Reed, Hamish Smyth, kickstarter, Chermayeff & Geismar & Haviv, Documerica Project, The American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA), Earthjustice, Graphic Design Just a couple of years ago, back in 2015, designers Jesse Reed & Hamish Smyth launched a very successful Kickstarter campaign to reissue the 1975 NASA Graphic Standards [...]

Patrick Slack and Jena Myung explore the art of type with accuracy

2017-04-28T12:18:19+00:00 April 28th, 2017|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Tags  Patrick Slack, graphic designer, Fringe Intermission, Jena Myung, Pearlyn Lii, Drawing type, letterforms, book, installation Patrick Slack focuses on design influenced by art and technology. The New York based graphic designer working and living in New York is exploring his themes with precision and accuracy. Having received his BFA in Graphic Design from Art [...]

Supergraphics’ Barbara Stauffacher Solomon legacy is ready to be told

2017-06-06T18:24:36+00:00 April 27th, 2017|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Tags  Hall of Femmes, Samira Bouabana, Angela Tillman Sperandio, Barbara Stauffacher Solomon, Armin Hoffman, Graphic Design, graphic designer The San Francisco-based artist, graphic and landscape designer, and writer is a woman of great importance, therefore she is the latest in a series of portraits called Hall of Femmes. “We founded the project back in 2009 [...]

Let’s celebrate Gilbert Baker’s proud life with pride

2017-04-22T12:17:57+00:00 April 22nd, 2017|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Tags  Type with Pride, Gilbert Baker, NewFest, NYC Pride, Ogilvy & Mather, Fontself, typography, type design Type with Pride is a typography project with a loud, colorful message which celebrates life. The life of artist, LGBT activist and Rainbow Flag creator Gilbert Baker who passed away on March 31, 2017. To honor his memory, NewFest and NYC [...]