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Hoefler&Frere-Jones Get Divorced

Custody fight for Gotham

Posted in Business, Design Ethics, Actions & Impact, Typography

I’m Comic Sans

You think I’m pedestrian and tacky? Guess the f*** what, Picasso. We don’t all have seventy-three weights of stick-up-my-*** Helvetica sitting on our seventeen-inch MacBook Pros.

Posted in Amusement, Typography

Eric Gill Got It Wrong; A re-evaluation of Gill Sans (Ben Archer)

Go read the whole thing at Typotheque: here!

Posted in Amusement, Design History, Mad Props, Typography

Oscar Diaz’s Ink Calendar

Detail

Capillary Powered Calendar

Posted in Artists & Designers, Cleverness & Wit, Color Theory, Drawing, Industrial Design, Information, Mad Props, Repost From Cited Source, Typography, User Interface Design, Visual Concepts

Critical Thinking: It’s What’s For Dinner

Beef

“He was so fed up with college instructors trying to teach him how to think instead of showing the structure of the subject matter, that he had decided to rebel.”

Posted in Amusement, Book Arts, Color Theory, Copywriting, Course Related, Design Ethics, Actions & Impact, Design History, Design Theory, Drawing, Editorial, Industrial Design, Information, Mad Props, Packaging, Photography, Portfolio Workshop, PrePress, Repost From Cited Source, Space, Typography, User Interface Design, Visual Concepts, Web