Paul
Christ

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Paul Christ – Microcosm of Proportion

TYPE DESIGN

Paul Christ – Microcosm of Proportion

Diploma project with Kai Bernau, Marie Lusa

“Cosmos, noun. The universe, especially when it is thought of as an ordered system.” Inspired by spiritual movements such as the Theosophical Society or the vegetarian colony of Monte Verità, this project explores the influence of geometry, numbers and systems on the arts and design. The result is a book consisting of three parts that reflect the development of the project. It begins with the presentation of the research material and continues with a practical exploration of geometrical figures and their proportions. The third chapter applies my insights on the development of a proportional system which forms the base of the typeface family used throughout the book.

Excerpts from Master Type Design theses

TYPE DESIGN

Excerpts from Master Type Design theses

Thesis project with Anniina Koivu, Roland Früh, Wayne Daly