Juxtapoz // Friday, January 16, 2015
A short documentary portrait about William Amer, a letterpress printer and instructor based in New South Wales, Australia. When Amer's father moved to Australia in 1955 the printing industry "was a father-son affair" so the printer started learning at a very young age and continues to this day...
Juxtapoz // Friday, September 16, 2011
Today, much of graphic design is done on the computer. Type, graphics, and lay out are no longer handmade decisions, rather hand-clicked decisions. Letterproeftuin takes it back to traditional graphic techniques and explores the possibilities in this field of old graphic design practices, having designers come together for one week in a self made laboratory.