Nid-de-Poule Cracking

Le Nid-de-Poule Cracking (voir ma petite gallerie : ) est un nouveau jeu exploitant une faille de sécurité urbaine. Je vous invite à lire ce petit billet publié sur le site du Collectif Citoyen Métèques & Aliens. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ?? Vous êtes encore là ? Allez ! Ouste !


NYC Type

Here's some cool typography from NYC. Source "NYC Type" (thanks to "AK47").  

Cholo Writing ~ ITW with François Chastanet ~

Cholo writing is the style of graffiti used by Mexican gangs in Los Angeles. Unlike its bulbous comic counterpart on the East Coast, Cholo has roots in curiously formal calligraphic and black letter traditions. This unique typographic language has been documented in a new book, Cholo Writing: Latino Gang Graffiti in Los Angeles (Dokument Press), by François… Lire la suite Cholo Writing ~ ITW with François Chastanet ~

This is the 2009-2010 Sayf’s Cloud

Wordle is a toy for generating “word clouds” from text that you provide. The clouds give greater prominence to words that appear more frequently in the source text. You can tweak your clouds with different fonts, layouts, and color schemes. The images you create with Wordle are yours to use however you like. You can… Lire la suite This is the 2009-2010 Sayf’s Cloud

Taller Ditoria

Taller Ditoria was founded in 1995 by a small group of poets and artists. "We set up our own printing press and letterpress type and equipment. From its beginning, the purpose of Ditoria has been to use the craft of letterpress, to preserve the traditional fine arts of the book, and to combine these with… Lire la suite Taller Ditoria

Measuring Type_Garamond Rules !

Matt Robinson and Tom Wrigglesworth, two designers from London worked together on a project to measure the ink usage efficiency of common typefaces. They used ballpoint pens to write out large scale fonts and then let the remaining ink demonstrate the efficiency of that typeface. A selection of the most commonly used typefaces were compared… Lire la suite Measuring Type_Garamond Rules !