Ji Lee, former Creative Director of Google, now at Facebook just published a book called Word as Image. If you want to learn about Ji’s design philosophies, watch his fabulous CreativeMornings talk.
(thank you Ji)
aahh the project that has been bouncing in my head for a couple years. Love it! Will get the book.
If you like this, William Benton’s brilliant
“Birds” is a must see. Published by Pomegranate.
these are so much fun to watch as animated ideas…..it makes the thinking visible-
so billboards are blank canvas’, the alphabet has three-dimensional form and words are actually images….. right
This will help in solving my friends logo conundrum for his business. Thanks!
Just a HUGE copy of the work of the french art director Joël Guenoun !!!
Look at this –> http://p.twimg.com/AboGEW6CIAAsqrO.jpg:large
I’d think of Watching Words Move as the precursor to this book. I like this as an exercise just to get the mind going.
Troublantes similitudes avec certaines de mes images (9 des 38 mots-images de cette animation)… et comme une image vaut mieux que tous les discours :
J’ai envoyé un message à Ji Lee pour avoir des explications… pour l’instant, pas de réponse.
simple sign, just read it….:)))
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