Latest Posts from Katherine Holderness

Jonathan Barnbrook: “Heathen” with David Bowie

It is difficult to talk about Jonathan Barnbrook without discussing his involvement with the 2002 album cover Heathen with late artist David Bowie. This is arguably one of Barnbrook’s most famous contributions to the music industry. Bowie and Barnbrook worked together for 15 years on 5 different album covers. For Barnbrook, this was the introduction…

Jonathan Barnbrook: “Blackstar” with David Bowie

Jonathan Barnbrook has collaborated with one of the most well-known musicians of all time David Bowie on multiple album covers over the years. The two met when Bowie and his wife were looking for someone to work on her book with. From there, they continued their creative relationship by working on various album covers together…

Jonathon Barnbrook

Jonathan Barnbrook was born in 1966 in Luton, United Kingdom, and still works there today. He is a graphic designer, filmmaker, and typographer. He spent 8 years at college and he says his education was free. He studied at Luton’s Barnfield College, Croydon College, Saint Martin’s School of Art as well as Royal College of…

Spatial Environment at the Chinese Lantern Festival

  I visited the North Carolina Chinese Lantern Festival in Cary, North Carolina, which is a very popular attraction available to visit from around Thanksgiving to January. You enter underneath a large LED display and can find your way through decorated paths, surrounded by lighted lanterns of difference shapes and sizes. The favored time to…

Lust Script

I chose Lust Script by Neil Summerour to describe myself. Neil Summerour is a very accomplished type designer and created Lust Script in 2012. Lust Script was published by Mr. Summerour’s company, Positype, as a part of “The Lust Supper” family. I chose this specific font because of how I was drawn to it. There…