Graphic Design : The Type Desk

Backspace’s Float

Backspace’s Float →

Backspace’s Float. Link from Stephan Thomas.


Helvetica, The Movie →

Helvetica is a feature-length independent film about typography, graphic design and global visual culture. The film was shot in high-definition on location in the United States, England, the Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland, France and Belgium. It is currently in post-production and is slated to begin screening at film festivals worldwide starting in early 2007.

Just Enough Is More: Exhibition on Milton Glaser →

“Being a child of modernism I have heard this mantra all my life. Less is more. One morning upon awakening I realized that it was total nonsense…” —Milton Glaser Brigham Young University Museum of Art exhibits works of Milton Glaser June 30 through October 7, 2006.


Kathryn Cho’s Typecast →

From Kathryn Cho comes Typecast: A Documentary on Swiss Design. Can’t wait to see it! Link from Design Observer

Call for Entries: Iranian Proverbs →

5th Color organizes Iranian Sayings, The Third Iranian Typography Exhibition 2006. It will be held at the Tehran Gallery, Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Tehran on June 8–21, 2006. Call for entries link

RIP Richard Eckersley →

“Good design is the process of solving the problem posed by the manuscript.”—Richard Eckersley Richard Eckersley, an award-winning graphic designer who introduced unconventional typography to staid-looking university-press books, died on Sunday at his home in Lincoln, Neb. He was 65. — New York Times