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Publisher Note

The first issue in 2009 has just been released at Colophon 2009 in Luxembourg: Slanted #7 – „Geometrics.Porn.“
„Geometrics“ deals with type and design that is based on basic geometric forms like square, circle and triangle. The first magazine section illuminates this topic by portraits, type essays and photo series. The categories Fontlabels, Fonts & Families, Fontnames Illustrated and Typolyrics present contemporary typefaces and designers. With contributions of Emil Kozak, Non-Format, Dan Reynolds, Florian Walzel, Ian Moore, Taro Hirano, Dirk Altenkirch and many more. The second magazine section offers interviews with Ed Benguiat, John Collins and Jan Middendorp, geometric works and projects (among others Hort, Benoit Lemoine, Labour, Mind Design) as well as the category Studienplatz that presents (final) works of students. The third magazine section connects the magazine with our weblog Here you can find discussions regarding entries and archives of fonts, books and magazines that have been presented on the weblog. Furthermore the book-/magazine shops „do you read me?!“ and „Soda“ show their current favorite publications.

Art Magazine

Slanted Magazin #6 – Signs, Symbols, Ornaments

Release Date October 2008
Art Direction: Flo Gaertner,
Art Direction: Lars Harmsen
ISSN: 1867-6510
Original Price 12.00 EUR
Availability Out of Print
Subform Design Magazine
Topics Art, Graphic Design, Illustration, Typography
Language English, German
Format Softcover
Dimensions 21.0 × 27.0 cm
Pages 196
Material PlanoColor (Schneidersöhne), Profimatt (Igepa)
Material PlanoPlus (Schneidersöhne)