The Sony Music Timeline celebrates 125 years of musical history covering almost 150 square meters of wall space in Sony’s Derry Street offices. Using just CNC cut vinyl as the sole medium, 54 columns measuring over 2 meters tall cover feature nearly 1000 of Sony Music's signed artists from 1887 to the present day.
This video was produced using time-lapse footage left over from the main cut. Watch that here: vimeo.com/51460511
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Typographer, graphic designer and businessman Erik Spiekermann has created timeless, influential and, yes, Meta-physical work over the past three decades.
Next to founding MetaDesign and FontShop, the latter being the first ever digital distributor of fonts, and designing more instant classic typefaces than any other, he has been recognized as an outstanding expert internationally as a lecturer and professor.
Listen to the design genius talk about new visual languages, design processes, the analogies of music and typography, and why we need better client culture in our latest Gestalten.tv video and you will easily realize why. Before heading to new visionary pastures, the bike enthusiast will make a short stop to receive the German Design Lifetime Achievement Award 2011 in February.
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A short monologue from the perspective of the typeface comic sans.
By Joe Hollier
The original monologue was written by Mike Lacher
The voice of Comic Sans was Stephan Pacuk.
Music used was
Beirut - A call to arms
Bee Gees - Saturday Night Fever
Children of Bodom - Downfall
The Books - Thankyoubranch
This was a class assignment for Paul Sahre's Typography class at SVA.
Paul had asked us to write down our least favorite typeface and then make an animation about that typeface.
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