Illustration // Friday, June 15, 2012
Good, clean typography coming from New Zealand-born illustrator T M Addison. Knife fights, severed limbs, tattoos, and slime. Who knew the alphabet could pack such a punch? Addison studied at AUT graduating with a Bachelor of Graphic Design. He currently lives and works in London.
Juxtapoz // Sunday, May 06, 2012
In 2008, and after ten years as graphic designer and creative director, Yann Sadi created his own illustration studio, blindSALIDA. The studio is specializes in vector visuals, full of movements and color. Today Yann digitally illustrates vector type and lettering with fluid masterful control and understanding.
Juxtapoz // Monday, April 16, 2012
Anyone can declare that life is beautiful on a gallery wall, but how about saying that Life Is Beautiul using hundreds of knives? We haven't really ever heard of Knife Typography before, so perhaps we can assume that the 2009 Farhad Moshiri installation is the world's first.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, January 28, 2012
Listening to graphic designers and type design experts talk about how and why they use certain type treatments is music to our ears, and makes for a fascinating viewing. PBS has a great series of videos on Type, and in this segment, they ask the experts about selecting the right font to convey a particular feeling, building an identity, and texture to create reaction. Wonderful insights from all the designers included.
Juxtapoz // Monday, September 19, 2011
A full city block in the Zavrtnica business center in Zagreb, Croatia has been transformed into a typography center, with building covered in entirety with numbers and letters. The work was done by design agency, Brigada. Some are calling it typotecture.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Russian artist Ruslan Khasanov created this great series of liquid, animated typography that would be really great to use if you have an important statement that you want to make via the web. Like, you're fired, or will you marry me, or even better, a full letter of resignation.
Juxtapoz // Sunday, August 14, 2011
These are great, and clever minimalist typography posters by Swedish designer and artist, Patrik Svensson. All his work is based on popular movies and television shows. Like above, Jaws. Just wait and see what he does with Lost.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, June 08, 2011
The idea of illusions, although they have been around for centuries still never cease to amaze. Well if you're into illusions, typography and design we have got your number today. London based designer Joseph Egan created some amazing anamorphic typography. See these incredible typography-based installations after the jump…
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, April 27, 2011
Russian illustrator and graphic designer, Ruslan Khasanov, just created a new "liquid" type using ink and water, calling it "Au Revoir Type." Just a little ink and water, pour onto paper, and make an incredibly difficult type. . .
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, February 01, 2011
Last night in Paris, fine artist, designer and typographer Kevin Lyons opened Red, Gold, and Green at the influential and trendsetting gallery and retail hub, colette. The exhibition features Lyons now instantly recognizable humor and youthful wit, but when you begin to create your own style, it doesn't look so youthful anymore. Images after the jump . . .