for type enthusiasts

24 Jan 2008 - 5:43pm
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Jennifer Vignone
2008

http://www.helveticafilm.com/

Helvetica is a feature-length independent film about typography, graphic design and global visual culture. It looks at the proliferation of one typeface (which is celebrating its 50th birthday this year) as part of a larger conversation about the way type affects our lives. Helvetica is currently screening at film festivals, museums, design conferences, and cinemas worldwide, and is now available on DVD. Get more info about the film...

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24 Jan 2008 - 8:00pm
SemanticWill
2007

I was lucky enough to see the Helvetica exhibit at MOMA in NYC in December
and it was very interesting and inspirational indeed! If you get a chance -
do check it out.

On Jan 24, 2008 5:43 PM, JenniferVignone <jennifervignone at earthlink.net>
wrote:

> http://www.helveticafilm.com/
>
> Helvetica is a feature-length independent film about typography, graphic
> design and global visual culture. It looks at the proliferation of one
> typeface (which is celebrating its 50th birthday this year) as part of a
> larger conversation about the way type affects our lives. Helvetica is
> currently screening at film festivals, museums, design conferences, and
> cinemas worldwide, and is now available on DVD. Get more info about the
> film...
> ________________________________________________________________
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> February 8-10, 2008 in Savannah, GA, USA
> Register today: http://interaction08.ixda.org/
>
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24 Jan 2008 - 9:06pm
Cwodtke
2004

It's also available as view-on-demand on Netflix. Convenient!

What's your favorite typeface?
http://www.linkedin.com/answers/marketing-sales/graphic-design/MAR_GRD/160585-93094

On Jan 24, 2008 2:43 PM, JenniferVignone <jennifervignone at earthlink.net>
wrote:

> http://www.helveticafilm.com/
>
> Helvetica is a feature-length independent film about typography, graphic
> design and global visual culture. It looks at the proliferation of one
> typeface (which is celebrating its 50th birthday this year) as part of a
> larger conversation about the way type affects our lives. Helvetica is
> currently screening at film festivals, museums, design conferences, and
> cinemas worldwide, and is now available on DVD. Get more info about the
> film...
> ________________________________________________________________
> *Come to IxDA Interaction08 | Savannah*
> February 8-10, 2008 in Savannah, GA, USA
> Register today: http://interaction08.ixda.org/
>
> ________________________________________________________________
> Welcome to the Interaction Design Association (IxDA)!
> To post to this list ....... discuss at ixda.org
> Unsubscribe ................ http://www.ixda.org/unsubscribe
> List Guidelines ............ http://www.ixda.org/guidelines
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24 Jan 2008 - 9:16pm
Matt Nish-Lapidus
2007

I was there in december as well.. amazing exhibit. the whole design
section at the MoMA was fantastic, if a little small.

On Jan 24, 2008 8:00 PM, W Evans <wkevans4 at gmail.com> wrote:
> I was lucky enough to see the Helvetica exhibit at MOMA in NYC in December
> and it was very interesting and inspirational indeed! If you get a chance -
> do check it out.
>
> On Jan 24, 2008 5:43 PM, JenniferVignone <jennifervignone at earthlink.net>
> wrote:
>
>
> > http://www.helveticafilm.com/
> >
> > Helvetica is a feature-length independent film about typography, graphic
> > design and global visual culture. It looks at the proliferation of one
> > typeface (which is celebrating its 50th birthday this year) as part of a
> > larger conversation about the way type affects our lives. Helvetica is
> > currently screening at film festivals, museums, design conferences, and
> > cinemas worldwide, and is now available on DVD. Get more info about the
> > film...
> > ________________________________________________________________
> > *Come to IxDA Interaction08 | Savannah*
> > February 8-10, 2008 in Savannah, GA, USA
> > Register today: http://interaction08.ixda.org/
> >
> > ________________________________________________________________
> > Welcome to the Interaction Design Association (IxDA)!
> > To post to this list ....... discuss at ixda.org
> > Unsubscribe ................ http://www.ixda.org/unsubscribe
> > List Guidelines ............ http://www.ixda.org/guidelines
> > List Help .................. http://www.ixda.org/help
> >
>
>
>
> --
> ~ will
>
> "Where you innovate, how you innovate,
> and what you innovate are design problems"
> -------------------------------------------------------
> will evans
> user experience architect
> wkevans4 at gmail.com
> -------------------------------------------------------
>
> ________________________________________________________________
> *Come to IxDA Interaction08 | Savannah*
> February 8-10, 2008 in Savannah, GA, USA
> Register today: http://interaction08.ixda.org/
>
> ________________________________________________________________
> Welcome to the Interaction Design Association (IxDA)!
> To post to this list ....... discuss at ixda.org
> Unsubscribe ................ http://www.ixda.org/unsubscribe
> List Guidelines ............ http://www.ixda.org/guidelines
> List Help .................. http://www.ixda.org/help
>

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