TYPOGRAPHY

Information Design / Graphic Design
Personal project  ·  3-week duration
Software: Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign

 
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From simplicity to variety, this project shows my learning process of arranging and designing information as well as the beauty of typographic design that following with the visual and aesthetic disciplines.

 
 
 
 
 

The oringinal book chosen to be redesigned:


MERZ to EMIGRE and Beyond
Avant-Garde Magazine Design of the 20th Century
by Steven Heller


Typeface used: 
Grotesque MT Family

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Level 1
Composition & Use of Space

one size & one weight only
9pt regular Grotesque MT for every design

 
 

Level 2
Contrast with Light & Dark

Grotesque MT Family with Regular and Bold only
any single point size per design

 
 

Level 3
Light, Bold, and Italic

Grotesque MT Family with Light, Regular, Bold, and italic
any single point size per design

 
 

Level 4
Point Size Combination

Grotesque MT Family with Light, Regular, Bold, and italic
any point size combination

 
 

Level 5
Rules, Blocks, and Circles

Grotesque MT Family with Light, Regular, Bold, and italic
any point size combination
Use graphic shapes in the design

 
 

Level 6
Colors

Grotesque MT Family with Light, Regular, Bold, and italic
any point size combination
Use only one color including different volumes in each design with black and white

 
 

Level 7
Photography

Grotesque MT Family with Light, Regular, Bold, and italic
Any point size combination
Design with one image and add up to two colors
Design the full cover: front, back and spine

 
 

Level 8
Typographic Poster Design

 

Design a poster introducing a specific typeface
No restrictions

Typeface chosen: Univers Family.

 
 
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