Posts Tagged With 2008

Vivo In Typo – Phillipe Apeloig (2008)

Vivo in Typo was a poster that Apeloig made in 2008 to promote an exhibition of his own poster designs at Espace Topographie de l’art in Paris. The poster’s dimension is 118 x 175 cm, and its medium is silkscreen print on coated paper. Vivo in Typo was one of the special projects to Apeloig…

Quicksand

Quicksand was designed by Andrew Paglinawan in 2008 for Google. It is similar to Sans Serif but much more round. Additionally, it has 4 different boldness levels. I usually use either light or regular boldness. Like most fonts, you can toggle it to be italicized, underlined, and bolded. I chose this font because it has…

Tornac

Tornac was designed by French type designer and calligrapher, Jeremie Hornus, between the years 2008 to 2014. Tornac is described as a spontaneous calligraphic font with a pleasing, rhythmic flow, underscored by the controlled movements of a skilled calligrapher. Its wide proportions lend an air of elegance. I choose this typeface because the style is…

Metalista

The font that I chose is “Metalista”, designed by Tomáš Brousil in 2008. Tomáš Brousil founded Suitcase Type Foundry in 2003 in Prague, Czech Republic, the independent type foundry creates retail and custom fonts. The font is part of the blackletter typeface which was used in Gutenburg’s bible, one of the first mass printed books…

Bree

The font Bree was designed by TypeTogether founders Veronika Burian and José Scaglione who created the company to release new innovative types of typography into the market. This font in particular was released in 2008 and received a big new update in 2019. This update edited and added new shapes as well as new weights…

“Memoriam”- “Memoriam Pro Headline Regular”

I gravitated to the typeface “Memoriam”, specifically “Memoriam Pro Headline Regular” when looking for a typeface that defined me. The typeface was designed by Patrick Griffin who is an art director and co-founder of Canada Type, the studio where this font was made. According to Adobe Fonts, New York Times commissioned the font to use…