arh346: History of Graphic Design (and more)
Thursday, April 26, 2018
Barnbook is known for his provocatively named fonts, such as Mason (originally released as Manson), Exocet, Bastard, Prozac, Nixon,
Sarcastic, Moron, Olympukes, Shock & Awe and Drone
The controversy surrounding this work stems from its subversive nature and strong social commentary.
What do we see?
1- superimpose meaning and style,
2- subversive anti-corporate messaging,
4- liquid typography,