Alphabet on the Finish Line

05 Dec 2011, Posted by admin

Last month together with FigureRunning we started the ‘Run Your Typeface’ competition. We already received a lot of letters (thank you!) but still need your help to complete a full alphabet. Here is how: 1) Download the FigureRunning App 2) Choose your favorite letter and…

Et Lettera in Strasbourg

01 Dec 2011, Posted by admin

Writing Pictures Drawing Words is the subline for a lettering exhibition that currently takes place in Strasbourg. It seems that not only Mainz is worth a visit this winter. Go west! The project results from the Soennecken collection of the National Library and University of…

Type & Sound 2: MEEK.FM + Paint Speed Dating at 11:11 a.m. / p.m.

03 Nov 2011, Posted by admin

______________ Dear lovers of type & tech, Welcome to the second part of our Type & Sound series. We’re still running Roland Lößlein’s impressive interactive installation “Digging in the Crates” (see our blog for more details!) in our showroom, but gonna release another interactive inimitable…

Docu: Moons – Installation with reflecting letters

28 Oct 2011, Posted by admin

For the opening of Letters Are My Friends in June, Nindustrict created a light installation for our showroom. A set of lasercut letters telling “Letters Are My Friends, where type meets new technology” are rotating on a discoball machine, spotted by 2 lights. By night…

LF Hi

25 Oct 2011, Posted by admin

Last week we got a visit from a close friend – Mr. Mongomania himself was here for the STROKE Artfair at Postbahnhof. He made tea for us, brought some sweets and sketched this nice alphabet. Thanks dude for the visit and please come back soon.

Competition Time: Run your typeface.

13 Oct 2011, Posted by admin

It’s time to get fit for the winter season – that’s why Ingo teamed up with FigureRunning to bring you a special kind of of design competition: You get the chance to run your own typeface by using the cities grid. How does it work?…

LETZ TLK: Interview mit Roland Loesslein

27 Sep 2011, Posted by admin

Im Rahmen unserer ersten Ausstellung der Reihe Typo & Sound, hier ein kleines Interview mit dem Macher von Digging in the Crates, Roland Loesslein, geführt von Bärbel Bold. Die Installation ist vom1.Oktober bis 10.November 2011 in unserem Showroom zu erleben.   BB: Lieber Roland, beschreibe…

INSIGHTS: DIGGIN IN THE CRATES

26 Sep 2011, Posted by admin

We cannot wait till Roland is coming and installing his amazing piece of interactive mediaart. Get a glimpse, what’s coming up on saturday in our little showroom! Digging in the crates – The digging in record crates to find rare pieces of music that can…

Fall/Winter collection 2011: Type & Sound

23 Sep 2011, Posted by admin

Letters Are My Friends’ fall/winter collection is on its way: As the alphabet is the first audiovisual recording system we are dedicating our program from october till december to the tight and beautiful relation of Type & Sound.  A lot has been written and published…