Posts Tagged ‘ image as type ’


Smithsonian, June 2014
Art director: Maria G. Keehan
Associate art director: Erik K. Washan
Designer: Heather Palmateer
Illustrator: John Hersey


Numéro deux

Marie Claire’s French edition publish an accessories issue which they call “2.”

Inside the magazine they have some fun with the numeral.

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Teagan White

I recently came across this extraordinary designer and illustrator, Teagan White, in a typography magazine. You can see more of here work here.





Does this cake make me look fat?

For anyone who works in an office and is confronted by the Smartie covered cake placed provocatively next to the coffee machine, then you’ll appreciate this article, nicely illustrated by photographer Edward Urrutia in Australian Vogue, February 2013.

the f word

Pink type

Pink stands in for the letter I in this striking Billboard cover.

Balloons and bread

A witty cover using balloons and bread instead of helvetica. I enjoy this very much.

Garbage in, garbage out

Well not exactly.

The new CD from Garbage, seven years in the making, features some typographic niceties on the cover and inside the CD booklet. The lower image should be zoomed. There’s plenty of interesting … and, dare I say, creepy imagery.