Copyright David McCandless, Courtesy of HarperCollins, from The Visual Miscellaneum
Reblogged from Lo’s List
This logo was done by Jacob Cass, a native of Sydney, Australia who moved to NYC
in 2010. I think it is a great example of using ambiguity of positive and negative space
when creating a logo. His company is Just creative Design and he designs for
corporate identity, web design and print. Visit his blog for interesting work and articles
on logo design: http://justcreativedesign.com
The folks at Counter-Print.co.uk have just issued Eight:48,
a new journal about design and design issues.
Here’s what they say about it: via Read All About It.
MoMA’s Department of Architecture and Design has acquired the @ symbol into its collection. It is a momentous, elating acquisition that makes us all proud. But what does it mean, both in conceptual and in practical terms?
Ray Tomlinson. @. 1971.
Here displayed in ITC American Typewriter Medium, the closest approximation to the character used by a Model 33 Teletype in the early 1970s