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.
Nice! 🙂 Mario Feliciano, probably the most famous Portuguese type designer, was profiled in Creative Characters.
On Paul Rand site: There are essentially two kinds of typography: The familiar kind for reading, and the other, simply for viewing, like a painting. Some say that readability is most important. There are really two important things about typography: readability and beauty; both are equally important. However, many readable typefaces are visually offensive. The […]
Great interview with Jason Munn, where we can take a look at his studio and discover a little more about this talented designer, who’s work I truly admire. Love the the simplicity and the impact. I discovered this interview via Dave from grain edit, who send me an email with links to rare type specimens/design […]
Ian just wrote us to tell us he has interviewed Underware over at Neojaponisme.
And talking about Typeradio: TypeSHED11 is set to explore the notions and voices of typography – no matter how small or vocal, how grand or local – across the disciplines, in graphic design and advertising, photography, film, literature, architecture, music, the visual arts – and beam it back out to the rest of the world […]
I love typography, as you probably know, is a touch of hapiness in our daily blog reading. Check out the interview with it´s founder John Boardley over at She Unlimited.
Hello Ricardo! 1. Tell us a little about yourself. Well, about my academic profile, I studied at António Arroio and I made my graduation at IADE (Instituto de Artes Visuais, Design e Marketing) both in Lisbon. I started my carrier as graphic designer and illustrator, but since 1997 I had been designed my own typefaces. […]
[kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/I7M7U8rP_K8″ width=”425″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /] For over three decades Paula Scher has been at the forefront of graphic design. Iconic, smart and unabashedly populist, her images have entered into the American vernacular. Scher has been a principal in the New York office of the distinguished international design consultancy Pentagram since 1991. Here is her […]
Jens Gehlhaar is creative director at Brand New School — a production company based in Los Angeles and New York. The prolific and talented type-designer’s typefaces may be visually exciting, impactful, and a bit oddball, but few of his fonts are available commercially. Read the interview at Néojaponisme. Thanks Eli Carrico for the tip.