SIGNALS

Production Type celebrates 5 years of experimentation through the exhibition SIGNALS

Author: Isabella Krüger

Production Type, the digital type design agency founded by Jean-Baptiste Levée in 2014, celebrates its fifth anniversary with an exhibition and several publications which underline the craft’s contemporaneity and its anchoring in the current design landscape. For Jean-Baptiste Levée, design is first and foremost about creating a social link.

With a yearly habit of gathering friends, collaborators, clients, contributors and typophiles around a new typeface or a new publication, this time he blends it all around 5 years of adventure, creation and collaboration in a place which welcome the team’s state of mind: Le Floréal Belleville. SIGNALS regroups the first monographic exhibition of the foundry as well as the presentation of Julien Lelièvre’s Art d’autoroute photographic project, in a single place.

Exhibition in co-production with Maison de la Culture Amiens, within the frame of their 2020 collaboration.

Typeface release
June 11th, 2019, 4 p.m.
Production Type’s latest typeface will be released on June 11th, 2019.

Book launch
June 14th, 2019, 6 p.m.
Art d’autoroute by Julien Lelièvre is the pinacle of a photographic census of highway art spanning over 10 years of survey. In presence of the artist.

Party
June 14th, 2019, 6 p.m.
There will be food, music and drinks. Bring your best self and celebrate with Production Type. Go to Facebook event page.

Type specimen launch
June 14th, 2019, 6 p.m.
As a bonus to the typeface release and the book launch, come and get a copy of a limited edition of latest type publication of Production Type.

When?
Exhibition:
 June 14th until July 4th, 2019

Where?
Floréal Belleville
43, rue des Couronnes
75020 Paris
France

 

 

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