the 3d type book |3d-type.com conceived, compiled, written
and designed by FL@33 and published by laurence
king | 240 pages feature over 1300 pictures of
over 300 projects by over 160 practitioners |
worldwide release: april 2011 |
the 3d type book | sample spreads
The third book conceived, compiled, written and designed by Agathe Jacquillat and Tomi Vollauschek at London-based design studio FL@33.
This book is the most comprehensive showcase of three-dimensional letterforms ever written, featuring over 1,300 images of more than 300 projects by more than 160 emerging talents and established individuals and studios including Sagmeister Inc, Vaughan Oliver, Milton Glaser, Alvin Lustig, Louis Danziger, Roger Excoffon, Paul Elliman, Marian Bantjes, Geoff Kaplan, Clotilde Olyff, Italo Lupi, Marion Bataille, Antoine+Manuel, Frost*Design, Mervyn Kurlansky, Non-Format, Oded Ezer, Rowland Scherman, Post Typography, Rinzen, Underware’s Type Workshop, J. Kyle Daevel, Ji Lee, Pleaseletmedesign and Strange Attractors Design.
As well as pioneering milestones from as far back as the 1940s, this book focuses on recent and brand new typographic projects. 3D type specialist Andrew Byrom explains the context and motivation behind these innovative works in an insightful foreword. See details of the book's cover here.
In addition to designing books FL@33 also conceived, compiled, wrote and designed books in collaboration with Laurence King Publishing. The first book was Postcard (2008, Available editions: English: Laurence King Publishing, German: DuMont, French: Pyramyd and Spanish: Gustavo Gili), followed by Made & Sold (2009) and more recently The 3D Type Book (2011).
website | HD preview video
We also launched 3d-type.com – a dedicated, iPhone-friendly microsite – featuring details and additional info on this book such as the complete list of contributors, an HD preview video, etc.
280 x 197 mm
published april 2011
laurence king publishing
The sample 20 spreads shown here are featuring work by Alvin Lustig, Elaine Lustig Cohen, Louis Danziger, Roger Excoffon, Clay Cooper, Jack Curry, Shantelle David, Sungoh Lim, Abheeth Salgado, Eugene Takagi, Andrew Byrom, Marian Bantjes, Milton Glaser, April Larivee, Horst, Paul Elliman, Kari Szentesi, Antoine+Manuel, Amandine Alessandra, Akatre, Bela Borsodi, Brent Barson, Craig Ward, Conor & David, Clotilde Olyff, Farina Kuklinski, Miguel Ramirez, Mervyn Kurlansky, Marion Bataille, MoreGood, Non-Format, Nemanja Jehlicka, Praline and RSHP Model Shop, Pleaseletmedesign, Raphaël Legrand, Sagmeister Inc., Sveta Sebyakina, Shotopop, Thijs Verbeek, Underware’s Type Workshop, Vaughan Oliver. The 3D Type Book front cover: ‘3’ by Atelier van Wageningen, ‘D’ by Dolly Rogers, ‘T’ and ‘Y’ by HandMadeFont, ‘P’ by Rafael Farias and the ‘E’ by Andrew Byrom.