graphic designers : The Type Desk

Wanted: 25 Graphic Designers

Wanted: 25 Graphic Designers →

We need 25 contract/freelance designers for a short project with Agfa.

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Lego Letterpress →

A hand-built pixel art printing letterpress from Physical Fiction.

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Beware of the Dogma →

“Beware of the Dogma is a booklet for graphic designers wishing to reflect on and question notions of design as a discipline. It explores the theoretical nature of rules and obedience to them using extracts from an interview with a legal philosopher and the theories of Hart and Kemp. The aim of the book is to encourage designers to understand the goal a rule serves instead of dogmatically following certain rules of typography.”

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50 Reading Lists for Designers →

“Spin/2 – 50 Reading Lists, a paper based on asking major figures in graphic design the question: what are the top ten books that you believe designers should read?”

Titillium “Open Typographic Font” →

“Titillium is born inside the Accademia di Belle Arti di Urbino as a didactic project Course Type design of the Master of Visual Design Campi Visivi…”

Gary Anderson

Gary Anderson, Designer of ♻ →

“It has been called one of America’s “most important design icons,” it is one of the most recognizable graphic symbols in the world and has helped to encourage global recycling. In some countries, such as the UK, the symbol carries such implicit meaning that it requires government permission to be used. Although the symbol is the most widely known of his accomplishments, Anderson has also made important contributions in the areas of urban planning and urban development.”