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Iranian Typography Now

“Man, Love and Life”: poster by Majid Abbsi in commemoration of pianist Emanuel Malek Aslanian
More Iranian Type on Ping.

Posted by on December 13, 2006
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Fred Eerdekens’ Light Play

Fred Eerdekens' minimum
Fred Eerdekens is showing
Nr. 14 Light Play, Z33, Hasselt (B), Belgium
October 29, 2006–January 21, 2007

Posted by on November 8, 2006
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Backspace’s Float

Backspace’s Float.
Link from Stephan Thomas.

Posted by on September 25, 2006
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Mail-Order Type

Send real letter messages in the mail with viaLetter.
Link via Design Observer.

Posted by on September 10, 2006
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RIP Bill Stumpf

Bill Stumpf
”…there is more risk in copying than there is in innovating. In other words, there’s more risk dwelling over gratuitous differences than there is trying to create real differences.“
Bill Stumpf, Co-Designer of the Aeron Chair, passed away at 70, on August 30, 2006.

Posted by on September 10, 2006
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Helvetica Wall Hanging

Helvetica Wall Hanging
Check out this Helvetica wall hanging from babygeared.

Posted by on September 6, 2006
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