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Posted in design, type by petercombe on September 6, 2009

Ettore 3d Type


Chris Labrooy’s letter forms inspired by Ettore Sottsass’ early 80’s furniture. This period in history was very colourful with shit loads of attitude. This work is an attempt to revisit the past, get inspired, and share with people new and interesting interpretations on familiar historical works.

Frank 3d Type



Typography design by Chris Labrooy based on the architecture of Frank Ghery. Chris picked out his favourite buildings as a basis for developing some expressive letter forms. Included are : Guggenheim Bilboa / Aerospace Museum / Ghery House / Experience Music Project / Dancing House Prague.

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