Tré Seals wants to diversify the design by typography

Seals created the Vocal Type Foundry – which draws inspiration from past protest movements – in hopes of celebrating the creatives of color. Through Henri wong January 27, 2021 11:35 April 19, 2021 14:42 “Everyone discovered Vocal Type at the same time,” says Tré Seals, recalling the summer 2020 racing events. “Part of me felt like it wouldn’t be a …

George Mackie obituary | Typography

Typography, when done well, is an invisible profession. No one understood this better than book designer George Mackie, who died at the age of 100. He brought artistic sensibility and artisan care to his work, but never forgot that his main goal, “the pleasant readability of continuous text”, as he puts it, is seldom enhanced by stylistic flourishes. . He …

The complete retrospective of the ingenious Japanese master of three-dimensional typography

In the mid-1970s, the designer began a decade-long prolific exploration of the possibilities of the 3D type with his early experiments with axonometric lettering appearing on magazine covers, posters and record covers – drawing inspiration from avant-garde typography from the 1920s. but rendered again as bold sculptural letters. It was in fact Graphis, the first Swiss design magazine, which first …

Typography: let your clothes do the talking | Fashion trends

We’ve all, at some point, worn t-shirts with messages printed on them – sometimes, to add a little quirk to our look, or maybe to send a message. Whatever the reason, the posts on the tees have always been a favorite. And the style has definitely rubbed off on fashion experts for red carpet looks, movie promotions, and even runway …