Posts tagged switzerland
Black Hole project
by Mathieu Rivier (ECAL)
The Typographische Monatsblätter archives now online
The Typographische Monatsblätter was one of the most important journals to successfully disseminate the phenomenon of ‘Swiss typography’ to an international audience. With more than 70 years in existence, the journal witnessed significant moments in the history of typography and graphic design.
designed by Dorian Gourg
Reverse Büro new website
Marianne & Lars
desined by Dominic Rechsteiner
Sound Sculptures by Zimoun
The components used in Zimoun’s work are simple, functional and raw, whereas only aesthetically high-level and purposefully chosen elements and materials are used in minimalist fashion. His work elegantly baffles and the playfulness is intrinsic, not ostensive or superficial. However, this approach does by no means diminish the seriousness of his work and artistic intentions.
For Michael Hansmeyer, the use of groundbreaking technology is an important part of his work he says. Merging technology and algorithms and by using just a simple input like the Doric column he produces columns made out of 16 million facets whose texture is exquisite and which resemble sculptural objects.