PechaKucha Presentation

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Phil Baines

Graphic designer, & Professor of Typography, Central Saint Martins in London

20 examples of lettering within 20 miles of my house

PRESENTED ON MAR 29, 2016
IN ST NEOTS @ VOL 5

Designer and senior lecturer in typography at Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design Phil Baines tells us about his love of lettering and gives examples of found typography close to where he lives.

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Lettering in Mexico

BY CRAIG YAMASHITA
@ VOL 83 ON JUN 29, 2011

Craig presents the beautiful handwritten lettering he found used as signage in Mexico.

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The House of Nebuta

BY FRANK LA RIVIERE
@ VOL 105 ON JUL 31, 2013

Frank la Rivière introduces us to the Nebuta Festival as well as a successful collaborative effort to create The Nebuta House Museum in Aomori city, Japan. He breaks down the collaboration step by step from general planning to the architectural concepts that created a magical space in which the Nebuta can dwell. (In Japanese)

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Wieringer Boat Lettering

BY DAVID QUAY
@ VOL 10 ON APR 22, 2014

David Quay talks about a museum exhibition in Netherlands which showed the impressive work of amateur typographer in fishing boats and he went on a quest to find him. Through his journey, he found his daughter and shares his techniques.

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If Fonts were Celebrities

BY PAVITHRA RAMANUJAM
@ VOL 6 ON MAR 07, 2015

Pavithra Ramanujam is a sucker for bright colours, bezier curves, smooth gradients and crisp jalebis. They serve as my muse as I design keynotes, prezi’s, visual interfaces and cool icons at work. Her latest obsession: lettering and stitching -- and comparing fonts to the rich and famous.

"Presentation of the Day" on April 27, 2015.

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What I've Learnt from Learning Calligraphy

BY ANDREW KELLY
@ VOL 1 ON MAR 24, 2015

Student of lettering, Andy Kelly talks us through the physical and emotional journey he's been on learning the art of calligraphy. You can see more of Andy's amazing work on his blog.

"Presentation of the Day" on May 4, 2015.

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ÜberSchrift

BY ROMAN HEMPEL
@ VOL 7 ON APR 23, 2015

In his presentation Roman Hempel speaks on the impact fonts and layout do have to the content of print media. Within his 20 slides he s showing some examples of really bad layouts that with some easy trics appear to be more easy to understand..

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My 20 Favorite Things to do near Easton

BY TERRY NEWHARD
@ VOL 5 ON JUN 17, 2016

Terry Newhard has developed a list of over 200 day trips near Easton. He highlights his top 20 in this fast-paced survey.

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Around the World in 20 Buildings

BY NICK LOMAX
@ VOL 24 ON MAY 25, 2016

“I’m showing a different building for each slide - and that’s quite ambitious, actually, because I know we have 20 slides for one building.”

In "Around The World in 20 Buildings", from PechaKucha Night Brighton Vol. 24 Nick Lomax takes us on a tour of twenty buildings he has designed all around the world. Facing different challenges, including weather and the surrounding environment. Nick is a phenomenal, prize-winning architect from the United Kingdom.

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Tuesday, October 11th, 2016. 

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Auditorium: Architectural Lettering to Moderne Type Family

BY MARISA TENBRINK
@ VOL 21 ON MAR 03, 2017

Marisa Ten Brink is a freelance graphic designer living near Astoria, South Dakota. She received her undergraduate degree from South Dakota State University in 2012 and is currently pursuing an MFA in graphic design at Vermont College of Fine Arts. You can see more of Marisa's work here