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Character References: On Emigre type specimens

Earlier this year, Gingko Press published Emigre Fonts: Type Specimens 1986-2016, a comprehensive collection of Emigre’s distinctive print samplers. A couple years previous, I went through my personal collection of their specimens dating back to the early 1990s and wrote this appreciation for a project that wasn’t realized. However, on the (late) occasion of Emigre’s …

Volume dropping!

My book Volume: Writings on Graphic Design, Music, Art, and Culture drops from Princeton Architectural Press on July 21, 2010. The collection presents 29 new and classic text tracks covering critical essays, speculations, polemics, memoirs, ficciones, and more about and around the subtitled topics. In addition to my extensive introduction, the book also features “Liner …