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A Playful Contribution to the Upcoming German Election

Design plays a vital role in this colorful and interactive contribution to Germany’s 2021 parliamentary election. Two playful, yet highly informative quizzes…

Icarus XB1

A Revival of the Czech Sci FI Magazine Ikaria

Today we present you the magazine Icarus XB1 by Nahuel Gerth and Kristýna Hodanová. The student project was created at the UPRUM (Academy…

Novo Typo Offgrid

A DIY Manual for Creating a Self-Sufficient Design Studio

We are pleased to present you the latest publication Novo Typo Offgrid by Novo Typo’s designer Mark van Wageningen, which is now…

Designing Digital Spaces for Democratic Dialogue

A Discursive Master’s Thesis

Talking to each other is a prerequisite for a functioning democracy. This premise is the starting point of the master’s thesis Designing…

Buchgestaltung in Deutschland

By Silvia Werfel

The publication Buchgestaltung in Deutschland by Silvia Werfel offers a new overview into the scene of book designers in Germany. Proper book…

17th Pictoplasma Conference

Contemporary Character Design and Art

After the success of the first online edition of the legendary Pictoplasma Conference in 2020, which totaled 100,000 views around the globe,…

PHOTODARIUM Classic & Private 2022

The classic and nude photo-tear-off-calendars

It’s that time again! The new PHOTODARIUM Classic & Private 2022 are out now! Be part of the new edition for 2023,…

Kristal

A Fresh Look at Renaissance Text Faces

We would like to draw attention to this headstrong and expressive typeface, which is nevertheless rooted in calligraphy and can be combined…

Oktoberfest 1984–2019

By Volker Derlath

Today, we celebrate the release of Oktoberfest 1984–2019 by Munich photographer Volker Derlath! For 35 years, he has hardly missed a Wiesn day.…

Stiftung Buchkunst’s Awards of the Year 2021

The Most Beautiful Books of the Year Were Awarded

Book lovers take note: the 25 Schönsten Deutschen Bücher (The Most Beautiful German Books) were once again chosen by the Stiftung Buchkunst (Book…

Ars Electronica Festival 2021

A New Digital Deal

We are delighted to announce that Ars Electronica Festival 2021, the festival for art, technology, and society, will take place from September…

MD Primer

A Celebration of the Unrefined

Today, we would like you to take a look at MD Primer — A Celebration of the Unrefined, the latest typeface from…

Fruit Exhibition Bologna 2021

Independent Art Book Fair

We are announcing that Fruit Exhibition 2021 opens its gates for the ninth time. Fruit Exhibition is the annual independent art book…

Kris Sowersby: The Art of Letters

A Publication for Typography Detail Lovers

Printed one per page in black on cream paper, the publication Kris Sowersby: The Art of Letters features over 750 large character illustrations selected…

neue Rasant

A Typeface in Five Weights With Obliques and Counter-Obliques

We are pleased to present you the typeface neue Rasant from the German type foundry neue, released in spring 2021: neue Rasant…

NEBEL Magazine 01: Power Issue

Publication on Contemporary Culture

We are presenting you today the editorial Bachelor Project NEBEL Magazine 01: Power Issue — Publication on Contemporary Culture by Vivian Dehning: NEBEL…

Walz Stipendium & Schwarze-Kunst-Preis

Awarded by Verein für die Schwarze Kunst Dresden e.V.

Today we would like to inform you about two tenders by the German Verein für die Schwarze Kunst Dresden e.V. (engl.: Association…

100 Poster Battle 2020–2021

By Students of FH Dortmund with Lars Harmsen

We are pleased about todays release of 100 Poster Battle 2020–2021, which is now available at our Slanted Shop! Students at Dortmund…

AndNowEast

Poster Festival & Open Call

We are delighted to announce that the first edition of AndNowEast Poster Festival will take place in Bucharest, Romania, from September 17th…

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