Digital Journal Assignment #4: Modified Type

The Volkswagen logo seems to be based off of Futura. The W seems to be shorter and wider extending to the sides of the circle that encloses it with the V on top as it mirrors the opposite letter. Intels logo is a version of Neo Sans which instead uses rounded edges for the I, … Continue reading

Digital Journal Assignment #3: Neville Brody

Neville Brody is a British graphic designer, typographer and art director who has been working in the design industry for over 20 years. He is best known for his work in publication and print where he worked on FACE magazine in the early eighties and later ARENA magazine throughout the late eighties and early 90’s. … Continue reading

Project #2 Fictional Characters: Baskerville / Clarendon

Digital Assignment #2: Robert Besley

Robert Besley is best known as the creator of the Clarendon typeface. He became a member of the Fann Street Foundry in 1838, which was also home of William Thorowgood, creator of Grotesque. The Clarendon typeface is a slab-serif that was created by Besley in 1845 at the Fann Street Foundry. It eventually became one … Continue reading

Project #2 Fictional Characters: Futura / Franklin Gothic