Mario Hounkanrin

103 Added | 1 Magazine | 90 Likes | 6 Following | 16 Followers | @mariosupa | Art. Graphic design. Amsterdam. Paris.

Futura Turns Ninety

Paul Renner composed his initial designs for Futura in 1924 and he was not so different than his Bauhaus-inspired contemporaries and their …

Typography

Why IBM Created Its Own Typeface After A Century Without One

The story behind IBM Plex reveals how typography can shape a corporation’s brand, both without and within.<p>IBM has always been a pioneer in the world of type. For instance, in 1955 it commissioned Courier–a typeface whose letters and spaces all have fixed widths–which became the official font of …

Typography

NeoWave Posters Resurrect Psychedelic Space Art

Put on a Pink Floyd album and check out James White's retrofuturist posters.<p>All images courtesy the artist<p>When not designing for some of the biggest companies in the world, from MTV and Universal to Google, Nike, and Toyota, Canadian artist James White explores his own graphic interests. His latest …

Modern Art

Rogues Gallery

Graphic novels have something of a negative reputation when it comes to being considered as actual ‘graphic design’, but the best examples mix …

Graphic Novels

Adobe Creative Cloud Illustrations

Illustrations by Chen Design for a series of Adobe Creative Cloud learning tutorials.<p>For about 25 years, Chen Design Associates is a creative studio …

Graphic Design

“Forms in Nature,” in-depth process with Chromosphere and David Kamp

Credits Kevin Dart // Twitter @kevindart // Instagram @kevinzilla2000 Stéphane Coëdel David Kamp // Twitter @kamptweets Nelson Boles // Instagram …

Large Hadron Collider

A type of blue – the typographic covers of Blue Note

Submit your work<p>Send us your latest projects, which we will review and consider to be featured on our website or in print.<p>Access our full archive<p>This …

NASA just released some stunning space-themed posters — here they are

These posters were created as part of an internally distributed NASA calendar, but all of the images they created are going to be posted for free online. You can also buy prints from their online store.<p>The three released so far: "The Grand Tour," "'Mars," and "Enceladus" are all focused on Mars …

Space

Proxima Nova – The Greatest of the Helvetica Killers

Designer Mark Simonson revamped and expanded upon his six original Proxima Sans designs to create the insanely popular Proxima Nova font collection …

Typography