Edited by Petra Eisele, Professor of Design History and Design Theory at the University of Mainz, Dr. Annette Ludwig, Director of the Gutenberg Museum and Isabel Naegele, Professor of Typography at the University of Mainz this stunning book tells the story of the iconic font which redefined the graphic design in it’s own ways, Futura.This is a stunning examination of one of the most popular  typefaces ever created. Celebrating its 90th anniversary this year...

Mark Klaverstijn & Paul du Bois-Reymond are a well-oiled machine –literally. The creators of Amsterdam-based design Studio “Machine” started their first collective 'DEPT' (together with Leonard van Munster) right after graduation. In their first years as a collective they worked a lot for the Dutch club culture. They created a massive amount of flyers for the  legendary club RoXY in Amsterdam, at a time when this medium was still  in it's early years. Simultaneously they worked for clients as the Dutch...

The graphic design community –always eager to debate on anything new- has a new hot potato to argue.  Silicon Valley’s low profile brand, Dropbox got it’s first major redesign in a decade and the white-and-blue aesthetic is obviously a thing of the past. Dropbox’s colorful new look includes a flatter box and a very millennial “squashed-up typeface” by the name Sharp Grotesk. According to the company “this new color combinations help it stand out more among the crowd, and aims to give a nod...

A month-long celebration The Wolpe Exhibition in the event of the newly launched The Wolpe Collection - a new collection of typefaces, originally designed by Berthold Wolpe, now revived by Monotype - is an open invitation to explore one of Europe’s most iconic calligraphers and typographers alike. At The Wolpe Exhibition, long-standing institute, The Type Archive will open its doors to the public for the very first time.

In their beautifully curated book two aficionados of typography, Steven Heller and Greg D'Onofrio, are paying tribute to the men and women who invented and shaped Mid-Century Modern graphic design in America.In The Moderns, the acclaimed editors and scholars are introducing (or re-introducing if that’s the case) to us almost sixty designers whose magazine, book, and record covers; advertisements...

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