Buchbinderei Spinner

Don’t forget the bookbinders …
We were recently allowed to take a look at the bookbindery Spinner in Ottersweier in the northern Black Forest, which has been…

Film Festival Cologne

Die Macht der Bilder Vol. 2
It moves organically in nature. Its texture is familiar to us in a pleasant way. It breathes. Its surface is smooth and…

Call for Submissions Yearbook of Lettering 2023/24

Become Part of the First Edition
After six successful editions of the typeface compendium Yearbook of Type, we are now starting a new series of books dedicated to lettering:…

Making Of Slanted Magazine #40—Experimental Type

Daring with Type
Slanted Magazine #40—Experimental Type is in production and will be published end of October! This issue is all about experiments with type—offering…

Babyn Yar

Past, Present, Future
“These are, as of the date of publication, the 28,016 known names of those killed in Babyn Yar:” In the center of…

Exhibition 60 Years of Forte

Recap
On September 28th, the opening of the exhibition 60 Years of Forte, which honors the typeface of the same name, took place…

Weltformat Graphic Design Festival 2022

Never Not Moving
Six exhibitions, a symposium with international graphic artists, a competition for newcomers and panel discussions sum up this years edition of Weltformat.…

Typeface of the Month: Rockhopper

By Jeremy Tankard
October’s Typeface of the Month: Rockhopper is designed and published by Jeremy Tankard Typography. Rockhopper plays with the idea of two typefaces in…

Forward Festival Berlin 2022—Recap

Forward Went Day and Night: 13 Hours of Non-stop Creativity
We were lucky enough to be invited to the Forward Festival Berlin 2022 and spend two inspiring days in Berlin from September…

Yearbook of Type #6 2022/23

Movie Edition
You know the scenario: You just want to find a fitting series or movie on your streaming platform—but you can’t find what…

Tsunagu Mono Gatari—Verbindungsstücke

Bilingual Art Catalogue and Multiscript Typography
On the occasion of the ten-year anniversary of its artist residency program at Villa Kamogawa, the Goethe Insitute in Kyoto, its director…

FRUIT EXHIBITION X

Tenth Edition
Fruit Exhibition X turns ten and announces its latest edition: the international festival and market of independent art publishing returns from September…

60 Years of Forte

The Typeface Everyone Knows
Forte, this living typeface, has been used, abused, and often overused for over six decades, since it was published by The Monotype…

Showreel

The Artist Book by Sabrina Zeltner
HDMIHDGDL—or: shouldn’t audio-visual be called visual-auditory? Sabrina Zeltner aka Subrihanna has been on the road as a visual artist with various live…

New Visual Identity and Website for Studio Algo

Everything Started From a Positioning Shift
Algo, a data-driven studio specializing in video automation, is in fact a sister company of illo.tv, the ten years old international creative…

50U Book

50 Years United Arab Emirates Designed by Irma Boom
50U is a book about the United Arab Emirates, the UAE. It was published on the occasion of the UAE’s golden jubilee:…

Jacopo Valentini—Concerning Dante

Autonomous Cell
Over the centuries, the cultural significance of Dante’s Divine Comedy has gone beyond the purely literary sphere, influencing various aspects of society…

Virtues of Wood

The New Collection by Bienvenue Studios
Bienvenue Studios discovered the remarkable deadwood sculptures at the center of their new collection at Hawkey’s Bay, a beach in New Zealand,…

Boxhorn #38

Issue “Zuhause”
The German University of Applied Sciences Aachen has recently published the 38th edition of the University’s local design magazine named Boxhorn. This…

Forward Festival Vienna 2022

Creative Exchange—Hosted by Stefan Sagmeister
From October 6th to 7th the Forward Festival Vienna 2022 takes place. Save your ticket now. For eight years now, the Forward…

German Design Awards 2023

Design as a Driver of Transformation—Go for Gold With Sustainable Communication
Whether in editorial, corporate, packaging, UX design, or branding—a well-designed product can be a carrier of the transformation process. If sustainability is…

The Nest—The CalArts Poster Archive Print

By Scott Massey
The Nest—The CalArts Poster Archive Print is a book, conceived and designed by Scott Massey, about process—the process of designing, and how…

Recap: Indiecon Festival 2022

It’s quite a long time ago that we personally were part of Indiecon, the Independent Publishing Festival in Hamburg. More than ever…