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Graphic Art with high doses of cholesterol

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For a long time now I have been collecting the printed wrapping papers that are popular with many Spanish butchers. These are special paraffin wax papers used to wrap hamburgers, sausages, chicken, steaks, and any other sort of meat. These papers have a double function: to protect the meat on ... Read more.

by Andreu Balius 07/02/2019
ephemera graphic design

Letras para el mundo real

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Cuando seleccionamos una determinada fuente tipográfica para visualizar un texto en pantalla, estamos seleccionando su particular tono de voz. La tipografía, una especialidad hasta hace unas décadas restringida al ámbito profesional, ha terminado por alcanzar la esfera de lo cotidiano. A pocos se les escapa que hablar en t... Read more.

by Andreu Balius 29/02/2012
graphic design typography

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‘Cárnicas Gráficas’ – A butcher wrappers book

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‘Cárnicas Gráficas 2’ is a reissue of the book Cárnicas Gráficas coedited in 2013 by Adicciones porquesí and Typerepublic. With a new larger page format, ‘Cárnicas Gráficas 2’ contains all the graphic material of its predecessor with some new additions. It mantains the waxed paper jacket, as well as some colour spread pages with examples of the butcher wrappers in its original appearance. In ... Read more.

22/03/2019
ephemera graphic design