Posts tagged with typography

GLAM

GLAM

( via flickr blog)

Prepare To Meet Thy Doom

Prepare To Meet Thy Doom

( via flickr by way of dj)

This Is A Lie

This Is A Lie

This is a Lie, Tauba Auerbach. 2007.

You remember who this is, right?

Avant…

Avant...

( via fffound)

so are all french sci-fi stories about unfulfilled lust? that’s just a little too on-the-nose to be believable.

Your Fire Is Gonna Come

Your Fire Is Gonna Come

“Untitled 2008” by Jason Lazarus.

this dudes whole site is pretty cool, esp. the nirvana part.

Faber Finds

Faber Finds

PostSpectacular has designed a system for creating one of a kind covers for Faber Finds, Faber’s print-on-demand service. The generative design system is built using PHP, Java, and Processing.

The gorgeous font used on the covers is B-HMMND, designed by Corey Holms.

More images can be found here.

( via MoT)

Generating a single cover only takes about 1 second, but due to its iterative and semi-random nature can sometime require hundreds of attempts until a “valid” design is created which is judged to be “on brand” by software itself.

Calligraphy Blog

Calligraphy Blog

Much more here.

Training Robots for the Past

Training Robots for the Past

RobotLab experiments with placing “industrial robots in public spaces”. Imagine a more cuddly SRL. For the Wolfgang von Kempelen Exhibition in Budapest, they have programmed a Kuka to write out the Martin Luther Bible in calligraphy.

See the full photoset here.

( via HF & J)

“careless practicioners often suffer the socially sclerotic effects of Renaissance Faire attendance or absorptive Tolkienism.” btw looks like the Frere-Jones boys are making a bid to be the new John Crowley.