Graphic Imagery

I just came across this video. When we posted our Light Criticism video last month, a lot of people wondered how it was possible that city dwellers see over 5,000 advertisements each day (source). This video may help.

“Kapitaal is a typographical stroll throug a Dutch city revealing the influence of graphic design.” Kapitaal is a a project based animation made by Ton Meijdam, Thom Snels, and Bla Zsigmond for Museum De Beyerd, Dutch Museum for Graphic Design. It was also shown at Version>06 in Chicago.

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  1. wakhid
    Posted March 7, 2007 at 9:29 am | Permalink

    great ……

  2. Posted March 10, 2007 at 9:16 pm | Permalink

    F…ing Brilliant

  3. Master of Chaos
    Posted June 5, 2007 at 7:58 pm | Permalink

    so its a blacked out world with nothing but the ads highlighted

    sickeningly true

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