Graphic Design / Color Theory | 2019
The design concept of the poster focused on four universal themes—utility, community, individuality, and symbolism of the American Folk Art Exhibition.
The city logo is taken apart and abstracted to create the composition.
Throughout history, typeface designers have made invaluable contributions to typography, but they and their works are seldom recognized or acknowledged. People take the typefaces they designed for grant, and tend to forget how difficult it is to create an entire font or font family.
By making this historic timeline poster, I tried to, record the typeface designers and their great talents, skills, patience, and tenacity. Visualize how typeface designers are influenced by technological developments. The typefaces they made are true to the times they were made from letterpress to photo type to digital type.