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Letterform Archive | Salon Series 26: Breaking the Swiss Grid with Stephen Coles

Hosted/Organized by: Letterform Archive

Co-presented by Poster House
Online Lecture at Letterform Archive
Tue, Feb 2, 2021
10:00am–11:30am PDT

Letterform Archive is excited to partner with Poster House for a session of deconstructing the Swiss grid. What happens when designers break the rules of what typically constitutes good design? This wide-ranging presentation will explore grid-breaking examples from our collection, including Emigre magazine, the letter- and mind-bending posters of psychedelia, and irregularly-shaped typesetting, old and new.

This event is a collaborative effort between Letterform Archive and Poster House in conjunction with their Swiss Grid exhibition. We have loved working together and hope to again in the near future. Our efforts were shared, and your donations will be also. All contributions from this event will be split evenly between Letterform and Poster House. By signing up for this program, you agree to be added to Poster House’s mailing list.