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Unisex Tank Top

Jason Permenter (jasonpermenter)

Erosion & Typography 2

by Jason Permenter
  • White Heather Grey Athletic Grey Athletic Blue
DESCRIPTION

American Apparel Tank Tops are made with 100% fine jersey cotton combed for softness and comfort. (Athletic Grey and Athletic Blue contain 50% polyester / 25% cotton / 25% rayon)

ABOUT THE ART

Why? I'm a geologist turned designer, so it only made sense to combine both worlds. This print is second in a series of four, each of which explores the effects of erosion and weathering on the printed word.

The text itself is taken from a 1971 essay on experimental typography by the German designer and typographer Wolfgang Weingart, and is set in the Univers typeface. Univers was designed from 1954-57 by Adrian Frutiger, and is completely bad-ass.

If you'd like to see more details of this and other prints, check out: http://work.jasonpermenter.com/erosion-typography


Maria Nordtveit commented on July 10, 2015 5:21am
I like it :)