[a review of FUSE 1-20, a retrospective of the cult typography magazine, based on a commission for Blueprint 12/2012] From today’s perspective, the 1990s seem increasingly like a somewhat lost, under-considered era. We have replayed the raucous/bombastic 80s aesthetic in all possible ways, but the 90s holds a strange in-between legacy. Technologies, political systems, styles from a fascinating decade stand still partially explored, with its hopes in technology and a strong futurist streak…
Embedded Art - Creative Review
From a series of artworks based on logos by Barnbrook Design for Embedded Art Embedded Art is an exhibition on show at the Akademi der Künste in Berlin which explores our current obsession with terrorism and security, and features contributions from graphic designers including Barnbrook Design and Neville Brody/Research Studios.