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Two Parisian designers joined forces to launch Nova Obiecta after discovering their shared love of “kinetic art, geometry, aesthetics and …Furniture
Plaster of Paris, (laser-cut) wood, gold paint, gold foil.
The <i>Today is the Day</i> pocket planner looks like those old hardcover books with gold lettered-titles.<p>The Art Deco-inspired interior planner pages include full-page typographical illustrations of quotations by Emily Dickinson (“Forever is Composed of Nows”), Emily Bronte (“I’ve dreamt in my life dreams that have stayed with me”), John Gardner, Anthony D’Angelo, Ralph Waldo Emerson, and others.<p>The spine reminds you to “write every day”, and the back cover exhorts you to make it happen.
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For her MFA thesis, Audra Hubbell experimented with large scale typography. Using the urban Chicago surroundings as compositional elements, she …
My new favorite Tumblr is from Erik Kwakkel, a medieval book historian at Leiden University.<p>Though not medieval, this late sixteenth-century book is …
When I Grow Up?
Burn Your Portfolio book written and designed by Michael Janda. Published by Peachpit Press in 2013. Available at Amazon, and other booksellers worldwide.<p>More information is available on Behance.
An Essay on Typography was first published in 1931, instantly recognized as a classic, and has long been unavailable. It represents Gill at his best opinionated, fustian, and consistently humane. It is his only major work on typography and remains indispensable for anyone interested in the art of letter forms and the presentation of graphic information.<p>This manifesto, however, is not only about letters their form, fit, and function but also about man’s role in an industrial society. As Gill …
I’ve been collecting my faves over on Society6 now for a few years and I noticed a trend in some of the ones I’ve saved lately: they depict the sun …Furniture
This stopped me in my tracks when I first saw it. So simple and effective. I’m sure the film company would never go for it, as it doesn’t feature Natalie Portman’s face or ballerinas (though you’d think Bodoni’s elegant curves would be enough). I wonder what Yves Peters over on the Fontfeed’s ScreenFonts would make of it?<p>Update:<b><br>Yves Peters</b> @BaldCondensed<i><br>@typeworship</i> <i>Very clever! What a great idea. I only wonder what it would look like with different choices of typeface.</i><p>Created for a class …
en_US<p>article<p>I recently created a little alphabet made with a little elephant that creates letters with his trunk. You can get it as print …