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.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, September 06, 2011
'When I'm drawing there's always music playing,' says Dutch artist Maarten Donders. 'Even when I'm not working, music is pretty much my fuel. Besides music I'm always looking around for things that interest me... Things like record covers, weird movies and comics, old movie posters. I like my drawings to have a certain tension or atmosphere to them.'