thomas bewick in goudy’s ars typographica

October 31, 2008 § Leave a comment

The above pages were scanned from a copy of Frederic W. Goudy’s magazine Ars Typographica (Summer 1918) on the great Thomas Bewick. (click on each for a closer look)

The Bewick Society

Thomas Bewick (1753-1828)

Newcastle University Library Special Collections

(click on links above for more on Bewick)

http://www.linotype.com/396/fredericwgoudy.html

(click on link above for more info on Goudy)

martin creed @ the tate britain

October 31, 2008 § Leave a comment

http://www.artreview.com/video/video/show?id=1474022%3AVideo%3A323431

(click on above link to see a video of the exhibit.)

 

“Running is the opposite of being still.  If you think about death as being completely still & movement as a sign of life, then the fastest movement is the biggest sign of life.  So running fast is like the exact opposite of death—it’s an example of aliveness.”

 

–Martin Creed

 

http://www.tate.org.uk/britain/exhibitions/duveenscommission/about.shtm

(click on above link to get info on show)

Z$50,000,000,000.00

October 1, 2008 § 1 Comment

(click on each side for a closer view)

This 50 billion dollar bill from Zimbabwe was bought on eBay for $4.00–much more than it’s worth now!

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