Monthly Archives: September 2009

Brand New Wood Type

How often do you get to say something like that? Matthew Carter designed Carter Latin, his first wood type back in 2002 and it has taken this long for the Hamilton Wood Type Museum to manufacture it. The process was … Continue reading

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Answer a few questions about your creative practice?

Designers, filmmakers, artists, writers: every day, we make decisions and take actions, large and small, that influence our lives and the world around us. What do you do, personally, that helps create meaning in your life and your work? What … Continue reading

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Housin’ Thangs!

House has dropped two new series: posters and serigraphs.  I want…. — plazm blog has moved to http://blog.plazm.com — — plazm design studio: www.plazm.com — — plazm magazine & blog are now published by new oregon arts & letters: www.neworegon.org … Continue reading

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Scion Installation Auction

  Scion Installation 5: Self Portrait – Final Show & Online Art Auction Trailer from Scion ART on Vimeo. All of the work in Scion’s latest Installation tour is available for public auction here. All artwork sale proceeds go to … Continue reading

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Acid Art: the Museum of Blotter Bits

Rak Razam interviews Mark McCloud, collector of LSD blotter art, about the design/art form. Online at Juxtapoz. — plazm blog has moved to http://blog.plazm.com — — plazm design studio: www.plazm.com — — plazm magazine & blog are now published by … Continue reading

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Temple U. Japan: Typography 101

It’s that time again: I’ll be teaching Typography 101 at Temple University Japan in the upcoming semester. About the course:An in-depth look at typography (designing with fonts) for both beginners and experienced practitioners. This class is a working examination of … Continue reading

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New Oregon Performance Night

NORA ROBERTSON WITH ADRIENNE FLAGG, LINDA AUSTIN, AND BETH HARPER WED, SEPTEMBER 30TH, 7-8:30 PM, DOORS OPEN 6:00 PM, $5 ADMISSION The New Oregon Interview Series brings three prominent Portland performance figures together for an evening of intimate conversation. IFCC … Continue reading

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The Graphic Eye Book Release

Joshua Berger is one of a number of designers featured in the upcoming book The Graphic Eye: Photographs By Graphic Designers From Around The Globe. There’s a release party at Skylight Books in Los Feliz on Friday, September 18th at … Continue reading

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New Plazm Thread Shirt

The latest limited edition Plazm Thread subscription shirt is from Plazm’s own Joshua Berger. Posted today on September 11 in honor of the anniversary of the War on Terror. When they are gone, they are gone. www.plazmthread.com — plazm blog … Continue reading

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Cartune Xprez European Tour

The CARTUNE XPREZ caravan is in Riga, Latvia tonight kicking off our 2009 tour: DARK VOYAGE. I am floating across Europe thru November 29 presenting our newest animated program…. incarnations of the human shadow projected with a backdrop of inflatable … Continue reading

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