Fair Thee Well
Thinking of heading to an art fair this year? I find art fairs appealing for a few reasons, including safety in numbers, lots to look at under one roof, and maximum exposure to fine art.
I recently learned that the @ symbol — a key stroke most of us use so frequently we hardly even notice — is now in the Museum of Modern Art’s permanent collection. As a fan of typography, I am also drawn to text in fine art. To celebrate letters, symbols, and MoMA’s acquisition, here’s a peek at some artwork that makes prominent use of type.
Ryan Korban Interview Outtakes
Every time I interview someone, the greatest challenge lies in condensing a fascinating conversation into a comprehensible and thoroughly readable piece of text...
Color of the Year 2010
Whether envisioned as a tranquil ocean surrounding a tropical island or a protective stone warding off evil spirits, Turquoise is a color that most people respond to positively.