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In latest Creative Characters newsletter from MyFonts, designer Julia Sysmäläinen talks about designing FF Mister K, the typeface based on Franz Kafka’s handwriting used by Peter Mendelsund for his redesign of Schocken’s Kafka covers:
Originality, authenticity, and honesty are crucial qualities to me. I think Mr. K has all of that, just like Franz Kafka’s manuscripts do. While I was working on it, I realized that while Mister K is a font, it is also the visualization of a personality. The font is not pretty, or beautiful in the classic sense — and it doesn’t want to be.
The new and very stylish Goodwood magazine:
“A quintessentially British luxury pursuits magazine, ranging over motorsport, horse racing, flying, golf, style, art, food and drink and country pursuits, the title brings a modern sensibility and creative ambition to match Goodwood’s own heritage of innovation and excellence”
Via: Cover Junkie
The official poster of the 68th Festival de Cannes which honors Ingrid Bergman.
© FDC / Lagency / Taste (Paris) / Ingrid Bergman © David Seymour / Estate of David Seymour – Magnum Photos.
New Italo Calvino covers by Peter Mendelsund and Oliver Munday.
1956 German trade brochure for the sublime BMW 507 Touring Sport.
Rather pretty illustrated poster for Adrien Brody and Ken Ford’s documentary Stone Barn Castle.
Happy Birthday Frederic Goudy!!
March 8, 1865-May 11, 1947.
Mr. Goudy was a self taught typographer and printer. During his career he developed over 100 typefaces. His most famous being Copperplate Gothic and Goudy Old Style.
The Alphabet. Fifteen interpretative designs drawn and arranged with explanatory text and illustrations by Frederic W. Goudy. New York: Mitchell Kennerley, 1918.
One Day in the Life of the English Language by Frank L. Cioffi; with a cover design by Chris Ferrante (published by Princeton University Press / March 2015)