Tag Archives: Typography

Great type posters

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There are some bloody stunning type posters by our students up at CoCA Massey at the moment! Come on down to campus and have a look!

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The literary map of London is just beautiful

From www.indy100.com via Fay

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This map is both a snapshot of London’s literary history and beautiful in its own right.

More than 250 novels were mined in order to make the Literary London Map, taken from the Literary London Art Collection.

It was created by graphic artist Dex in collaboration with interior designer Anna Burles.

Read more on www.indy100.com

The Making of John Mayer’s ‘Born & Raised’ Artwork

David A. Smith is a traditional sign-writer/designer specialising in high-quality ornamental hand-crafted reverse glass signs and decorative silvered and gilded mirrors. David recently produced a wonderful turn-of-the-century, trade-card styled album cover for popular American singer/songwriter John Mayer.

This film captures the ‘Behind The Scenes’ creation of the ‘Born & Raised’ and ‘Queen of California’ artwork, as well as 2 unique reverse glass panels, hand-crafted in England by David A. Smith.

Nicola Yeoman’s hand-built sculptures that combine typography, set design and photography

From creativeboom.com/

The work of Nicola Yeoman is such a clever and seamless combination of typography, set design and photography that on first glance you would think it was computer-generated; when in actual fact, all of her sets and sculptures are hand-built….

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