Posts Tagged ‘ identity ’

Losing your identity

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These images are from a performance piece created by artist Zhang Huan in 2000. Over the course of a day, three calligraphers transformed his face to an unrecognizable black shape devoid of features. For the full story read more here.

 

Grown: A marriage of typography and photography

These two photos caught my eye recently for the beautiful typography on the packaging and the photos themselves. It turns out the company, Grown, have a rather lovely website too. It does break one of the first rules of typography which is not to use all capitals for text, but it breaks the rule in a very pretty way.