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PAST EVENT

8-18: The Typographic Circle’s Circular Magazine
London Design Festival at the V&A

14 Sep 2013 to 22 Sep 2013
Exhibition
10am - 5.45 Monday - Sunday
Free Event
Wifi
Supported by Pentagram
 
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Gallery 55 has been transformed for 8-18, a bold floor-to-ceiling graphic installation celebrating the 2D typography-led magazine titled Circular. Domenic Lippa, Partner at world-renowned design studio Pentagram has been designing the award-winning Circular magazine...

...since 1999 and describes the practice as a ‘labour of love’ - combining his interest in both typography and magazine design. Issues 8 - 18 have no set style or consistency; each issue is designed from scratch and is totally unique.

“ I’ve been working on Circular for 15 years now, which is unique in itself, but what I’ve most enjoyed is that each issue has a distinct and experimental execution.”
Domenic Lippa

The Typographic Circle is a not-for-profit organisation, run entirely by volunteers. It was formed in 1976 to bring together anyone with an interest in type and typography and has since attracted some of the most highly acclaimed names in graphic design including Vince Frost, Stefan Sagmeister, Alan Fletcher, North, Tom Hingston and Spin.

Supported by Pentagram

Attend a creative session: Talking Type with Domenic Lippa on Sunday 15th September at 12:30.

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The London Design Festival at the V&A

For 2015, the Festival will continue its unique collaboration with the world’s leading Museum of art and design. As the central hub location for the London Design Festival for the seventh year, the V&A will again house a broad range of commissioned activity which will be spread throughout the Museum and include installations, events, talks and workshops.