Graphic Design Encyclopedia
Graphic Design Encyclopedia

Graphic Design Encyclopedia

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I cried about you - Graphic Design poster discovery #1

19 Feb 2021 1 minute read 5 comments Monkey Studio

I cried about you graphic design poster, 01/02/2021 This poster came to life on February 1 while I was in quarantine. It's about relationships that ended leaving a mark inside, loved ones who left too early and especially not to forget to talk about...

Balkan Sans - Graphic Design Font discovery #6

9 Feb 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Monkey Studio

*credit left to right: Marija Juza & Nikola Djurek, Bruno Ponceano* click to enlarge Balkan Sans Balkan Sans is a font that combines the two alphabets Cyrillic and Latin. This font was born from the phenomenon of Balkan linguistic union. The latter...

Barlow - Graphic Design Font discovery #5

8 Feb 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Monkey Studio

*credit left to right: Shoaib ur Rehman Khan, solublestudio Barlow Barlow is a typeface that was created in 2007 in San Francisco by designer Jeremy Tribby. At that time, Tribby was an engineer and designer for the nonprofit Electronic Frontiere Fo...

Avenir - Graphic Design Font discovery #4

7 Feb 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Monkey Studio

*credit left to right: Picturehouse Entertainment, Res Eichenberger* click to enlarge Avenir Designed by Swiss typographer Adrian Frutiger, Avenir is a linear typeface that was published by the Mergenthaler Linotype Foundry, in 1988. Having grown u...

Apoc - Graphic Design Font discovery #3

6 Jan 2021 1 minute read 2 comments Monkey Studio

*credit left to right: ESAD Open doors posters: Julian Lagoutte, Solène Lautridou & Sebastian Schmitt, K1M3R4 – Issue 01- Empathy Dystopias designed by Michael Clasen* click to enlarge Apoc Created in 2018, the Apoc font was originally only an expe...

Albertus - Graphic Design Font discovery #2

5 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Monkey Studio

*credit left to right: ©Thomas Brown, Egyd Studio * click to enlarge History The Albertus typeface was created in 1932, it takes its name from the 13th century German philosopher Albertus Magnus. The font was ordered from the typographer German Be...

Akzidenz Grotesk - Graphic Design Font discovery #1

31 Dec 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Monkey Studio

*posters & specimen * click to enlarge History Originally designed by character designer Ferdinand Theinhardt under the name Royal Grotesk light, the font changed its name to Akzidenz Grotesk and was added the weight Regular, Medium and Bold follow...