Hannes von Döhren (HVD): Every Day I Draw at Least One Letter - The HVD Fonts Type Book

‘On the streets you look at girls – I look at type!’ German typographer Hannes von Döhren has said. The new volume collects his font production over the past 6 years.: 16 bread-and-butter types, 15 display fonts, 31 families, 358 individual fonts. The book includs 5 free-use HVD fonts (Pluto Medium, Bandon Gtotesque Thin, Supria […]

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Schirn in Frankfurt presents a large-scale exhibition on German Pop Art from the 1960s and 70s. Unlike Anglo-American pop art, German pop art was more overt political and focused on banalities of everyday life. > MORE   German Pop Features:    Hermann Albert, Konrad Klapheck, Reinhold Heller, Vettina von Arnim, Sigmar Polke, Gerhard Richter, Florian Köhler, […]

Alona Pardo and Elias Redstone: Constructing Worlds - Photography and Architecture in the Modern Age

Constructing Worlds brings together eighteen exceptional photographers from the 1930s to the present day who have changed the way we view architecture and perceive the world around us. Exhibition at Barbican. > MORE Alona Pardo and Elias Redstone: Constructing Worlds – Photography and Architecture in the Modern Age Features:    Berenice Abbott, Iwan Baan, Bernd & Hilla […]

Sigurd Lewerentz, Architect: 1885-1975

The prominent Swedish architect and undisputed genius of sacred architecture through his 3 Swedish churches – St Petri, St Marcus, and Chapel of Resurrection – is once again celebrated by a reprint of an indepth study. This seminal book of Sigurd Lewerentz written by Janne Ahlin was first published in 1985 by Byggförlaget. > MORE Sigurd […]

Erwin Olaf - Volume II

Atmospheric is one good word to describe Dutch photographer Erwin Olaf’s scenic photography. Domesticity, melancholia, emotions, class, sex, culture and race are themes explored in his work. > MORE Erwin Olaf – Volume II Features:    Fall-serie (2008), Dawn-series (2009), Hotel-series (2010), Keyhole-series (2010), Berlin-series (2012) Essays by:    Frances Hodgson ISBN:    9781597112987 Publisher:    Aperture Publ. year:   […]

Paul Strand: Master of Modern Photography

American photographer and filmmaker Paul Strand (1890–1976) is critical figure in the history of modern art, whose archive of nearly 4,000 prints stands as a cornerstone of the collection of Philiadelphia Museum of Art. This new book, ” Master of Modern Photography”, accompanying the museum’s retrospective, includes over 300 of Strand’s finest prints, selected primarily […]

Nam June Paik - Becoming Robot

Called the founder of video art, Nam June Paik loved TV-sets. He used them in various ways in his installations and later in his robots. The Asia Society in New York has now mounted a large retrospective “Becoming Robot”. > MORE Nam June Paik – Becoming Robot Editors:    Melissa Chiu, Michelle Yun Text by:    Kenzo […]

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