Ping specimen (all colours)
by Sascha Lobe
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|Size||24 × 17 cm|
All four colour versions of the Typotheque specimen No.18 present the geometric multilingual typeface family. Ping. This 36-pages brochure is designed by Sascha Lobe of Pentagram in London. The left pages of the specimen present the factual information about Ping, while the right pages are treated like small typographic posters. The brochure includes an essay by Peter Biľak, called ‘A brief history of Sans serif typefaces’.
Catalogue of an accompanying exhibition of the 22nd International Biennale of Graphic Design Brno 2006. The exhibition critically questions possibilities of organising graphic design exhibitions today, and documents reactions of invited designers.