Things I have learned in my life so far.

Reading Time: 2 minutes Many of us have kept a diary  at one point in our lives. But none of our diaries look like Stefan Sagmeister’s. In his book, Things I have learned in my life so far, Sagmeister displays the twenty or so things he has learned in his life so far in a rather unusual way. These life …

Emerging Artists Dortmund

Reading Time: 3 minutes For years, Dortmund thrives in a scene of Fine Arts with nationally acclaimed exhibitions and exciting actors.Low rent in this area provides an optimal breeding ground for studios and exhibition spaces run by artists. Emerging Artists Dortmund showcases those equipped with the necessary skills needed to work successfully as professional artists.The corporate identity for this years exhibition was designed …

Upping Your Type Game by Jessica Hische

Reading Time: 2 minutes We have always been type nerds, but Jessica Hische is clearly passionate about fonts. She believes that designers should not have a favourite font, but a favourite type designer. In her article about upping your type game she covers: Does it come in a variety of weights? Does it have a nice x-height? Does it have a true …

Upside Down, Left To Right

Reading Time: < 1 minute Upside Down, Left To Right is an amazing short documentary on the art of letter-pressing. Danny Cooke captures this lost art beautifully.

Paper-cut Letterforms

Reading Time: 2 minutes Bianca Chang is an incredibly patient and talented designer based in Sydney, Australia. She created these tactile letter-forms by cutting 80gsm recycled paper, building up sculptural like works using subtle shadows.