The Cube: practical research in theoretical models.
Erik van Blokland
The reprint of The Stroke by Dutch type design theoretician Gerrit Noordzij sparked deeper digging into the origins of his iconic cube. This talk reflects on what this model can mean for type design and education. As a conceptual object, the cube inspired modern interpolation tools and designspaces. A report about curiosity-driven research in type design practice.
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