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Boiler Room poster series

Contributed by Love Lagerkvist on Jun 20th, 2017. Artwork published in .
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    Poster using Cooper Black.

    Self-taught London designer Joe Prytherch landed “the dream job”, doing posters for Boiler Room, a worldwide organiser of electronic music parties and events. The series is extremely varied and often referential, with compositions placed in a recurring square frame. Typefaces typically change from poster to poster, making the absolute most out of those licenses.

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    Poster using Akkurat.

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    Poster using Helvetica with a splash of Trade Gothic.

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    Poster using a scanned and stretched Gotham.

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    Poster using Helvetica, as the actual MacOS system font San Francisco is unavailable for general licensing.

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    Poster using FF DIN.

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    Poster using Hoefler's beautiful Fell interpretation.

    Typefaces

    • Neue Helvetica
    • Cooper Black
    • Akkurat
    • Trade Gothic
    • Gotham
    • FF DIN
    • Fell Types (HTF)

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    1 Comment on “Boiler Room poster series”

    1. Jun 20th, 2017  9:52 am

      The distressed face in the last picture appears to be Hoefler & Co.’s interpretation of the Fell Types. The diacritics don’t quite match, though – while the ogonek is less blotchy, the kropka is more organic and also better positioned.

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