All posts filed under: Portugal

Signo typeface by Rui Abreu

This is the teaser video for Signo, a typeface Rui Abreu has launched today at MyFonts. Signo is a dynamic sans serif with reverse contrast, designed for editorial and branding. The unusual stress angle for a sans-serif typeface, shifts the weight from the vertical strokes to the horizontal strokes, with a calligraphic modulation, attributes that […]

Guimarães Jazz 2012 by Atelier Martino&Jana

Lovely use of typography in Martino&Jana latest work for Guimarães Jazz 2012: These past four years, we approached the jazz theme through humanized illustrations of musicians. It seemed important to seduce the audience through short stories or adventures of human characters. We wanted something different for the 2012 edition of Guimarães Jazz. Music is visually abstract and, in […]

ENTipografia

II National Meeting of Typography (Portugal) Universidade de Aveiro, 30 September 2011 entipografia.web.ua.pt The second edition of the National Meeting of Typography is an event organized by the Department of Communication and Art at the University of Aveiro (DeCA), through the Center for Technology Studies and Communication Sciences (CETAC.media)and the Institute for Research in Media Design and Culture (ID +). With the general theme “Contexts of Research and Application”, the conference’s main objective is to be the center for the dissemination and discussion of research and development of […]

O ensino da tipografia em Portugal

Sorry to all English readers, but the following text is in Portuguese only. Sent by Ruben Dias, to promote a typography conference in Portugal. Conferência de Tipografia ESAD.CR 2010 Tipografia não é apenas o sitio onde se vai mandar  imprimir os cartões, os convites de casamento… Tipografia é “a arte de dispor correctamente o material […]