THE 3D TYPE BOOK | MICROSITE
The 3D Type Book is the third book conceived, compiled, written and designed by Agathe Jacquillat and Tomi Vollauschek at London-based design studio FL@33.
___ Similar to FL@33's previous books Postcard (2008) and Made & Sold (2009) we also created a dedicated website for The 3D Type Book (2011).
___ The iPhone-friendly microsite 3d-type.com features details and additional info on this book including the complete list of contributors, publishers' contact details etc. The HD preview video created for the website has now also been posted here at flat33.com.
THE 3D TYPE BOOK | OFFICIAL BLURB
The 3D Type 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.