trytype – experiments in typography

Imitation desired! The students’ results of the seminar „Experimental Typography“ were published in a book. // Project: Book „trytype – experiments in typography“, publication on the topic of alternative typography aesthetics // Authors: Professor Guido Ludes, Steffi W. Neukirchen // Task: concept, design, creative direction, head of the student project group

A cooperation between Hochschule RheinMain, Wiesbaden and Linotype Library, Bad Homburg

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After a theoretical introduction to the historical development and significance of experimental typography, the subject of the seminar and the making-of the art got introduced. Each work is provided with a playful instruction and the documentation of the used font – the imitation is thus made possible and is expressly desired (ISBN 3-9810-319-1-1, Mergenthaler Edition Linotype Library, Bad Homburg, 2005) .

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Awards

Silver medal at the Printers Club Award by M-Real, Hamburg
Silber medal at the CCD competition „Kommunikation vernetzt“, Frankfurt am Main