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From Knockout to Times New Roman: Beyoncé’s fierce typographic branding in full frame

2019-04-18T12:20:31+02:00April 18th, 2019|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Tags  Beyonce, Netflix, documentary, visual branding, typeface, font, Times New Roman, Monotype, Hoefler&Co, Knockout, fonts, album, Metallica, Ed Burke, Todd Tourso, Es Delvin, Jenny Holzer Filled with Queen Bey's energy and the all-time classic visual extravaganza she provides, Netflix just released the latest documentary of Mrs. Carter's cultural evolution. "Homecoming: A Film by Beyoncé" is [...]

Word Art Day: Guillaume Apollinaire’s typographic revolution is spelled in Calligrames

2019-04-16T12:20:28+02:00April 16th, 2019|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Tags  Word Art Day, Guillaume Apollinaire, typography, visual poetry, Concrete Poetry, book, poetry, literature, visual arts, International Association of Art, Pablo Picasso, Jean Cocteau, Marcel Duchamp, Paris, Cubism, manifesto, Google Art Project World Art Day is an international celebration of the fine arts which was declared by the International Association of Art (IAA) in order [...]

Programmed to evolve: A talk on Whitney Museum’s algorithm-infused custom typeface

2019-04-10T12:20:26+02:00April 10th, 2019|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Tags  #WhitneyMuseum #art #newyork #code #exhibition #interview #programmed #typeface #customtypeface #commercialtype #software #algorithm Artists play and experiment with algorithms and technology, working within limits but achieving effects greater than the sum of their codes or instructions. The duality at play in this exhibition is as separable as the wave and particle natures of light. To [...]

What’s in a 3D building signage? Zurich’s Museum for Design exhibition has the answers

2019-04-04T12:43:43+02:00April 4th, 2019|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

They are all around us and they really do define the topography and the character of each neighborhood which "hosts" them. The range of written language on public view speaks volumes and Zürich's Museum für Gestaltung is celebrating the craftsmanship and the people who are giving personality through typography to the concrete which surrounds us. [...]

The Face will be unveiled! A printed rebellion is set to relaunch after 15 years

2019-04-02T12:20:17+02:00April 2nd, 2019|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Tags  magazine, Neville Brody, The Face, Eighties, punk, relaunch, print Regarded as one of the most influential cultural authorities in Britain The Face is set to relaunch after a 15 years hiatus in print and this is big news for the industry, especially since recent closures of titles like InStyle, ShortList and numerous others suggest [...]

Watch: Inside TDC’s Facebook Analog Research Laboratory exhibition with Scott Boms

2019-03-28T12:20:21+02:00March 28th, 2019|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Tags  #facebook #posters #exhibition #typedirectorsclub #scottboms #facebookanalogresearchlab #experimenting #video The past two months Type Director's Club revealed the analog beauty of a digital realm in full frame. Flooded with typographic ingenuity, TDC’s latest exhibition “Connection, Community & Values: Inside the Facebook Analog Research Lab” introduced us to the thoughtful, playful, critical and visual striking posters [...]

Ficciones Typografika’s stunning tome of typographic nerve is yours to own

2019-03-27T12:20:15+02:00March 27th, 2019|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Tags  #erikbrandt #ficcionestypografika #publication #minneapolis #book #typography #poster Ficciones Typografika, Erik Brandt’s lifelong project was never settled. Dynamic and ever evolving, the experimental project which explored the relationship between type and urban space in the most humane way possible ever since June 2013 is the ideal publication to accompany those thoughtful moments of yours.  Curated [...]

Too Fast to Live, Too Young to Die: the must-see exhibition for the punked up graphics that defined us

2019-03-20T12:20:28+02:00March 20th, 2019|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Tags  #exhibition #PunkGraphics #museum #punk #music Born in a period of economic malaise, punk’s energy coalesced into a powerful subcultural phenomenon that transcended music to affect other fields, and especially graphic design. An ode to the rough power of the punk movement throughout typography and graphic design, the exhibition “Too Fast to Live, Too Young [...]

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