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The Hidden Art of Ordering the Names on a Festival Line-up
We speak to festival bookers and managers about why, in lineup release season, font size really does matter.
In Beautiful Calligraphic Tags, This Artist Hides Messages to Himself
Accidental 'calligraffiti' writer Soemone looks back to the roots of letters and tags for his inspiration.
Now You Can Commodore 64-ify Your Logo
New media artist Stijn Peeters resurrects the Commodore 64’s distinctive video game typography.
This Font Reminds Us that Refugees are People, Too
"Refugee" becomes "human." Just in case you forgot.
This Font Lets You See if You’re on the NSA’s Radar
There are over 40,000 keywords that determine threats. Project Seen wants you to know: are you being monitored?
Textual Healing: An Illuminated Look at Tomorrow's Typography
In a series of installations, FIELD look at how type can evolve to meet the demands of the modern landscape.
8 Contemporary Designers Redefining Typography
Today's graphic designers and typographers tweak and tune the letterforms of the future.
Tanja M. Laden
A Massachusetts Newspaper Is Getting a Daily Dose of Typography
A typeface a day keeps the boredom away.
Designers Craft a Moving Typography Inspired by Famous Artists
We talked to Alexis Zacchi and Federico Pelat of We Are Maniacs, the creators of 'Textures,' the motion graphics film where each letter in the alphabet represents a different master artist.
The Creator of 'Marcel the Shell' Is Making Deceptively Ordinary Wall Posters
One of them says, "Food? Yes!"
Experimental Typography Series Turns Letters Into Pulsating Biological Forms
In his series "Varicose" designer Ari Weinkle creates a beautiful set of animated letters full of strange textures and organic forms.
Moving Font 'Kinecdysis' Gives Writing Wiggle Room
Sougwen Chung channels her elaborate illustrations into an animated typeface.