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Appropriation - IKEA Bekvam Typeface
From object to typeface

Reshape an IKEA stool following the aesthetic language and functional choices of a favourite designer, I choose to appropriate the work of Stephan Sagmeister. Who makes his statements by using objects to create text. Inspired by his work I created the first 2 typefaces. Despite working with a given form a range of diversity came out. It was a challenge to get the 26 characters out and still showing the original object, the Bekväm.
Representation of Weight
Exploring Trust and technology   A Measuring object or a scale, represents the weight or mass of an object. Tough the centuries we develop...