Giambattista Bodoni Calligram, 2013

Calligram I did for my design school’s annual magazine, Diskos’ L’ink magazine, in 2013. I thought it was a great occasion to do some typography art for that year’s subject: The Shape of Words. Since it was Giambattista Bodoni’s 200th anniversary of his death, I chose to work on his portrait and use his biography text (in Italian) to shape his face in Bodoni font. It was a way to commemorate this great Italian typographer.

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