The Type Desk

Wim Crouwel Interview


Designer Wim Crouwel at Galerie Anatome, Paris, February 2007.


 
Posted by on March 18, 2007
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Thèse Sur La Typographie

Thèse Sur La Typographie
Montreal’s Julien Vallee does Dada all over an Exacto mat.


 
Posted by on February 27, 2007
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Lucky Numer 13

Brussels Airlines
Superstitious passengers force Brussels Airlines to add a 14th dot to their logo.


 
Posted by on February 22, 2007
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Obama’s Logo

Obama'08 BarackObama.com, JoinRudy2008
Presidential candidate’s logos are typically substandard and weak. But Obama’s campaign logo, created by Chicago’s Sol Sender of Sender LLC, is on par with an effective propaganda machine. Rudy’s is only okay…


 
Posted by on February 22, 2007
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Helvetica Film Videos & Prints

Helvetica: Zürich
New video clips and letterpress prints have been posted to the Helvetica film website.


 
Posted by on December 17, 2006
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World Cup Design, Just Embarrassing

Erik Spiekermann
Erik Spiekermann criticizes the design concept for the 2006 World Cup.
I had the pleasure of hanging around Erik Spiekermann at the ATypi conference in Lisbon this past October. Erik is one of the most entertaining presenters I’ve seen. Very inspiring. And funny as hell.


 
Posted by on December 17, 2006
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