Posters, books, jugend, bauhaus and de stijl ... via swiss to decon. The Welt Aus Schrift exhibition in Berlin is beauty in the literal sense of the letter. Do take a visit!

12. NOV 2010// design /typografi /berlin //
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If a trip to Berlin is a Christmas wish, that is to be executed immediately, or before the mid-January at the latest, then Kulturforum is fully worth a visit.
The exhibition is a sumptuous journey through a world of typographic design in the past century. You won't miss anything, except maybe from your own design :) but you will easily live with that in this overwhelming flood, this tsunami of letters.
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Axa Abadie (cigarette paper). Lithography. Mihály Biró, 1923-24
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Depero Futurisma. Book print, 1927
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"4 routes to the continent": Lithography. Jean Carlo, 1930
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The steps that connect the two stories of the exhibition are loaded with "hand typo". From the bottom: FF Justlefthand, FF Duper, Bello, Kuenstler Script, and FF Mister K
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70-80's
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... and the desert is served at the same spot.