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Books & Magazines Apr 25, 2011

“Letter Fountain” Book

Forthcoming from Taschen, “Letter Fountain” presents an anatomy of type from Gutenburg to the present. Author Jeop Pohlen, a graphic designer, dissects over 150 type fonts throughout the book’s 640 pages, and provides a full appendix of 250… Read more
Books & Magazines Feb 9, 2011

Creative Review Type Annual

The February 2011 issue of Creative Review is the magazine’s “Type Annual.” Gorgeous as always, and covering firms pushing the bounds of what some of us might view as the applications of type. Learn more about the issue here. Select… Read more
Art Mar 25, 2010

Seb Lester “Blazing Print” at POW

Pictures on Walls takes stock of two versions of a new print by type master Seb Lester. An invertible ambigram, the print can be read both ways up. Lester says his use of the word “Heaven” is not for religious … Read more
Design Oct 12, 2009

House Industries “Type as Object”

On October 20, 2009, House Industries opens Type as Object at New York’s Type Directors Club. The exhibition, and related pop-up shop, includes three dimensional objects born from sixteen years of experiences bringing tangible experience to… Read more
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