Grotesk On Purpose Typography Book

Posted by on Nov 11, 2011 in Graphic Design, Typography | No Comments

As a final project in my second typography class at ACAD, 2011, we were asked to create a book approximately 24 pages long discussing the history, designer, and usage of a chosen typeface. At the time, I had just discovered the typeface Akzidenz Grotesk and was obsessed with it. I wanted to use it for […]

Typographer Exhibition Poster: Morris Fuller Benton

Posted by on Nov 9, 2011 in Graphic Design, Poster, Typography | No Comments

This poster was created in my very first typography class in my second year at ACAD 2010.  The assignment was to choose any font and make a poster for an exhibition of the typographer’s work using only that typeface family. I chose Franklin Gothic, created by Morris Fuller Benton. We had to include a date, […]