If we can’t rely on the ‘real’ world to create beauty for us let’s do it ourselves – here’s a couple of pieces from Tamari (Tako) Chabukiani on the PgDip. The School of Life Posters have been imaginatively placed in situ.
Here is a set of links to a six part series I wrote on typographic detailing that covers a lot of the basics. It is the attention to detail that will help distinguish you from the rest. Details Part 1 Details Part 2 (Text Setting) Details Part 3 (Optics) Details Part 4 Details Part 5 Details Part… Continue reading Typographic Detailing
In response to Julia’s rhythmic poster below
Here is a video if you want to run over some of those Typographic Hierarchy ideas
This time it’s personal…
‘Gods Own Junkyard’ in Walthamstow by Chris Bracey
https://www.youtube.com/watch?x-yt-ts=1421828030&x-yt-cl=84411374&v=t__AN6d8FWQ The part at 25 minutes and 15 seconds with Michael Beirut is hilarious! Helvetica. Period. Any Questions? Of Course Not. Period
From Vicki who was on DVC2014 “There is a small, free Alan Kitching exhibition in the Guardian foyer in case any of your students are interested. It features some really great original letterpress prints that Alan has created for the Guardian over the years, including one of the letterpress blocks he used. I took some… Continue reading Invite from Vicki at The Guardian
This installation has appeared in the LCC entrance. It was done by Sarah Hammoudeh last year on DVC course as part of her major project. It looks warm and welcoming in this cold weather.