MAKE IT NOW! from Anthony Burrill on Vimeo. This lovely film is about the latest Anthony Burrill book on creativity and “getting things done”. I am sure you will like it so just be optimist and go buy it when Penguin Random House publishes it on 9 March. Check out Anthony thoughts on the book on It’s Nice That.
Petter Eldin, a filmmaker living in China, recently made a series of films including Neville Brody and Niels Shoe Meulman’s work for Beijing Design Week. In October 2011, Converse proposed an unconventional approach to support China’s first-ever Design Week launching in Beijing. Converse created “OFF CANVAS“, a street-level exhibition of typography featuring six international and local artists […]
It has been around in several blogs, but I think it deserves an entry on this one. The arts & residence Casa do Conto (House of Tales) is a charming building in the emerging Cedofeita area in central Porto, Portugal. It is the result of a restoration project to convert a 19th-century bourgeois home to […]
Roughly 2 years later, Typographica updates with their favorite fonts of 2011, with an excelent selection as usual. I have to mention the fact that two portuguese designers are among the chosen ones. Congratulations to Rui Abreu (with Aria) and Dino dos Santos (with Acta&Acto).
What an amazing body of work by design studio Made Thought. In this film you can see 23 pieces of work presented in the exhibition ‘Ten Years Yesterday’ at the Woodbridge & Rees Gallery. www.madethought.com
HypeForType just launched their Exclusive Faces Volume.02 featuring the typography work of names such as Non-Format, Research Studios, Suprb, MWM Graphics and Richard Perez. Go check them out!
Art Direction & Graphic Design from France
Mark just send me a link to this beautiful typographic lino carving set on Flickr.
Designing Minds has a video portraying the world-renowned designer, illustrator and typographer Marian Bantjes during her appearance at the recent Design Matters Live event presented by Adobe and the AIGA. Previous guests include Stefan Sagmeister, Marian Bantjes, Elliot Earls, Julia Hoffmann, Alan Dye and Debbie Millman.
Marian Bantjes “Love Stories” will be part of the next issue of Monograph (available to subscribers of Creative Review).
Congratulations to Dino dos Santos, for the winning entry in this year Type Directors Club, with the typeface Ventura. See all the results here.
Nice! 🙂 Mario Feliciano, probably the most famous Portuguese type designer, was profiled in Creative Characters.