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Small Books, Large Font Families / Available at www.draw-down.com / 16 Pages Tote Bag, Natural Cotton Tote Bag
1-color black ink (Limited Edition), and Super Families (Slanted 19) The 19th issue of Slanted Magazine, Super Families, focuses on large font families and their extensive family trees, with a related focus on family portraiture. Includes essays and reports on design and typography by David Shields, Frank Wiedemann, Ian Lynam, Julia Tower, Maurice van Brast, Emigre, Stefan Claudius, and Terry Wudenbachs. Interviews with Albert-Jan Pool on the future of FF DIN; with Panos Vassiliou about magazine publisher Parachute; with Andrea Frohloff and Ivo Gabrowitsch about the importance of large font families for international font foundries; with Olaf Leu on the tasks of writing systems; with Thomas Marecki on “The Icons of Lowdown”; and with Philippe Apeloig about his work and inspirations. Photography by Daniel Schumann, Jack Radclife, Joseph Rodriguez, Matthew Avignone, Nicola Lo Calzo, Roger Hagmann, Shelby Lee Adams, Sirin Simsek, Song Chao, and Todd Danforth. #graphicdesign #books #fonts #typefaces #pages #zines #smallbooks #smallzines #16pp

Beautiful movie poster for a 1978 Russian drama A Declaration of Love made by Unknown Artist. 

title: A Declaration of Love | Objasnenije v ljubvi |Vyznání lásky | Soviet Union, 1978
director: Ilya Averbakh
with: Yuri Bogatyryov, Ivan Bortnik, Bruno Frejndlikh

poster design: Unknown Artist, Czechoslovakia, 1978                                           poster size: A1

Available in our Poster Shop .  

Space is the Place Supplement / Available at www.draw-down.com / This booklet brings together six essays—some available for the first time in English—by graphic designer and writer Ian Lynam. This compilation includes: “Glue Vapors & Go: The Life of Kiyoshi Awazu” (from Slanted #14); “Japanese Modernism Reconsidered” (fromSlanted #15); “The Lean Alternative: Paolo Soleri’s Unrealized Desert Utopia” (from Too Much #2); “With A Spatula In Her Hand” (from Experimental Jetset’s monograph); “Sound and Physicality (from the catalog for 2011 Pacificexhibition in Los Angeles); “Hoofin’ It” (unedited version, excerpt appears as preface to the book Big Brand Theory). Selected assignments from Lynam’s syllabi for graphic design and typography courses at Temple University Japan are also included. #graphicdesign #zine #IanLynam #designwriting #typography