Wednesday, May 10, 2006

On Book Design

On Book Design by Richard Hendel - Communication Arts review.
Richard Hendel is an award-winning book designer from UNC-Chapel Hill.

Consistent Correlation Between Book Page and Type Area - by Jan Tschichold; selection from "The Form of the Book", essays by Jan Tschichold pub. by Lund Humphries 1991

Jeffery Keedy: Thoughts on Designing Type
"I am also inspired by type designers, their contribution as unique individuals, and how that manifests itself through their work. Designers like Dwiggins, Cooper, Goudy, Gill, Koch, Middleton, Excoffon, Novarese, Zapf, Carter, Unger, and Licko, would be on my short list."

Interview with Rudy VanderLans - Emigre

Monday, May 08, 2006

Dancing to Cool Vblogs Being Piped Out

I don't know if this is happening, but I was thinking how MTV influenced many of us 25 years ago, and how their videos went into dance places (bars), but I think vblogs could do the same--and perhaps we can get some cool stuff out that way. What I don't know is how many still go out and get their ants pants out. I will find out.