Yamaguchi work is around calligraphy, graffiti, typography and sound and his new installation at Open Space Exhibition 2009 in Tokyo he presents a font he created while riding a bike equipped with a GPS on the streets of Shibuya. (via PSFK)
Hello Alex. 1- Tell us a little about yourself and your background. I’m a freelance senior designer / art director originally from Sheffield. I run a small studio called Thinkdust and also work alongside large digital agencies on large accounts for well known brands. 2 – When did you first notice your interest on design […]
Very nice work by Martin Plonka, creating two posters with Typeface Classification. Give it a check.
Type For You and Hype For Type competition as come to an end, we will look trough the submissions and the winner should be announced soon. Stay tuned for more news.
“Webtrendmap.com collects, summarizes and publishes all of the trending links on individual maps onto a Macro-Aggregate represented as Top Trending Links.” This is an excellent service to explore and create your own web trend map.
Here you can download PDF specimens of the typefaces made at the MA Typeface Design at the University of Reading from 2009. You can also see the Reflection on Practice essays on the font development, also contact details to the designers. MATD
This are some really impressive examples on how typography can be used to create something unique. Via pixelelement
TypeForYou has teamed up with online digital type foundry HypeForType, to bring you a one off competition, and a chance to win Exclusive Faces Volume 1, worth over £150. Exclusive Faces Volume 1 includes limited edition typeface creations from the likes of Si Scott, Alex Trochut, Jon Burgerman, Luke Lucas and HelloHikimori. To be in […]
This is one of the best typography exercises I’ve seen for some time. Angel Sanz created the idea and 5 artists created the word SKATE with 5 different letters using the urban elements of skateboarding.nts of skateboarding. Along with Angel, Alex Trochut designed the S, Inocuo the Sign created the K, Angel Sanz and Jenny […]
Pale is a very nice typeface created by Ossi Gustafsson. More images here and available here.
Smashing Magazine made an excellent post about hand drawn typography, and the examples are really amazing. Beautiful Hand Drawn Typography
This is an excellent experiment by Ersinhan Ersin, using music tape he made some illustration and typography. Tapeography