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Boogy Papers

papers are dancing when Julien Priez typographer from Paris is playing his calligraphy music. Already finishing his exams at art school he makes very stylish and unique artworks. He also developed a system exploring the composition of typography by mixing, repeating parts of letters adding ligatures, signs and many combination. Enjoy it!

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Font Pedigree

A long, long time ago fonts just didn’t emerge on the internet like corn pops in a hot frying pan, but they were designed for special reasons only, like educational reforms, as security features for deeds, other official documents and so on. In 1937 the german “Bauersche Gießerei” (Bauer foundry) released their famous font pedigree for friends and customers to celebrate their hundredth anniversary. There are very less good and significant Pedigrees in the world, but this is one of the oldest and unique ones ever produced. By the end of the century, after a misjudgement that automation would be in typefounding, rather than typesetting, the Bauer Type Foundry would have collapsed were it not for the commencement of an adventurous type design program under its new owner George Hartmann. Today the Bauer foundry is media centre and harbor for artists and publishers like Lürzer’s Archive an advertising compilation issue with the best adds worldwide coming out every three month. Have fun exploring it!

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気になるのはこのタイトルだ。「夢」と対比されるのは普通は「現実」ではないのか。国民的なアニメスタジオとして現代の「夢」を紡ぎ続けるスタジオジブリの裏の顔に迫るのが普通ではないか。しかし、本作はそのような方向には向かわないーー砂田麻美監督『夢と狂気の王国』

studiovoice:

気になるのはこのタイトルだ。「夢」と対比されるのは普通は「現実」ではないのか。国民的なアニメスタジオとして現代の「夢」を紡ぎ続けるスタジオジブリの裏の顔に迫るのが普通ではないか。しかし、本作はそのような方向には向かわないーー砂田麻美監督『夢と狂気の王国』

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Numbers in the City

These are just fantastic. Huge aluminium numerals, brightly painted, and each on its own plinth, all on display in the centre of London.

Numbers 1-0 is a piece by Robert Indiana, originally created in the early ’80s. This version is on display as part of Sculpture in the City 2013 where 10 installations are on view around the City of London (you know, the city within London), including Indiana’s more well-known piece, LOVE.

I took these pictures this morning on Lime street, a side road between the famous Lloyds building and other modern, steels and glass structures. Each number is really vibrant setting the usually grey street alight with colour.

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「月島荘」という企業寮が来年1月にオープンします。注目すべきはその巨大さ。なんと8F建てのシェアハウスで644室の部屋が用意され、複数の企業のワーカーが住まいます。多様なビジネスパーソンが住まい、相互作用し、成長を目指すという試みとのこと。異分野交流が囁かれる昨今ですが、住空間でここまで大規模な施設は他に類がないのではないでしょうか。

個人的には寮における人と人との関係はデリケートで、ここまで大きな施設内で密な関係性が生まれるの?と思ったり。ともあれ成功すれば新たな大規模マンション、企業寮のロールモデルになります。今後に注目です。
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