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Bergamo (città alta)

Our travels in search of new and old letters forms continues in the city of Bergamo, exactly at the upper city (città alta) the ancient medieval city that stands on the hill. Our eyes are being captured by the lights and colors created in the beautiful alleys of the city, as well
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Buchstabenmuseum (the museum of letters)

Today we want to tell you about a really nice letters archive found in Berlin: The museum of letters ( Buchstabenmuseum). This unique musuem is dedicated to the preservation and documentation of lettering, with a selection of some of the most beautiful signboards from all over
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Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania) (North-east Germany)

Today we want to tell about a five-day trip did ​​last August in the territory of one of the fascinating federal states of Germany, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern . MV is in the north-east of the country and was created after the Second World War by the union of two areas with different
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Martin Z. Schröder

When he was young Martin Schröder was immersed in typography. His father was chief editor of a magazine, the mother instead worked in a publishing house for children. At the age 14 he was active in a working group. Later he learned the art of printing from the master Wolfgang
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Levanto

To escape from city heat, we enjoyed a nice weekend in Levanto the province of La Spezia on the Ligurian coast. The love of letters, however, never goes on holiday so we went looking for some sign, and even in a tiny village we found the lettering to be photographed. Most of the
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Fuori Micro (9-14 april 2013)

During Milan Design Week (9th to 14th of april 2013), Micro is fuori-salone and & type is at Micro. Housed at the Officine Creative Ansaldo the festival will give you the opportunity to meet many independent publishers involved in the areas of graphic design, illustration and
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Toledo

The typography of toledo grows in consistent and fruitfull way from its roots (see Historical Toledo) in a consistent and fruitful way. This applies to both techniques and styles used. The art of ceramics, never abandoned, found in lettering one of its best expressions. In street
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Musica in Arte – Arte in Musica

OPENING: sundy 3 march 2013, ore 18:30 ADDRESS: Officine Creative Ansaldo, via Tortona, n° 54 TIME SHEET: 13:00 – 19:00 tuesday, wednesday and friday 13:00 – 23:00 thursday 11:00 – 23:00  saturday 11:00 – 19:00 sundya (close monday) We wait you.
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