“Oded Ezer: The Typographer’s Guide to the Galaxy presents the typographic experiments and experimental typography of visionary artist and designer Oded Ezer for the first time. A pioneer in the field, Ezer is one of the most influential designers today, who is reinventing the art of typography.” (From Gestalten’s website). You can order it here.
With a foreword by Paola Antonelli, Curator of the Department of Architecture and Design at MoMA, New York, this publication showcases a remarkable portfolio of work and offers a rare insight into Ezer’s design process. This monograph also documents elegant and concise logo designs Oded Ezer has created for international brands and institutions, as well as his collection of font designs.
Oded Ezer: The Typographer’s Guide to the Galaxy also highlights the designer’s current work including a collection of photographs of his lab experiments in the studio, exhibition installations, sketches and illustrations along with detailed texts about each of his projects.
Oded Ezer: The Typographer’s Guide to the Galaxy
Editor: Robert Klanten for Gestalten
Format: 24 x 30 cm
Features: 192 Pages, full colour, hardcover, half linen, silver embossing, forewords by Paola Antonelli (MoMA, New York) and Marian Bantjes
“Oded Ezer breathes new life into Hebrew and Latin letters by giving his typefaces sculptural form or a curious new meaning” Cool Hunting
“Thought provoking text sprinkled throughout, shining light on Ezer’s thought processes” Design Related
“Each of Ezer’s experimental works elevates the written word, challenging the brain” Cool Hunting
“It isn’t until reading this monograph that one can fully appreciate the complexities behind Oded Ezer’s thinking and designs” Design Related