Undergraduate student, year of graduation: 2018. Major: Graphic Design. Class: Type 3. Faculty: Hammett Nurosi.
Materials + Techniques
Typeset in Druk, Shatter, and GT Sectra on various papers using poetry by Pablo Neruda and images from RISD Picture Collections.
h: 7", w: 5", d: 2"
This book is an exploration of Pablo Neruda's poem Oda a la Tipografía (Ode to Typography). Experimental type treatments are paired with imagery inspired by Neruda's many metaphors to create a cinematic experience for the viewer. An English translation of the poem accompanies each stanza, though it is typeset traditionally to represent aspects of the poem that are lost in translation.