"Letterpress in the Digital Age"
Company:On Your Mark Design Laboratory Ltd.
Designer(s): Leo P. H. Chan, Hong Kong
Category: Print, Professional
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A documentary and research of what, when, where & who would still use letterpress and found out why design colleges are still teaching this 'old-school' printing technique in this digital typeset era. It is featuring some interviews with designers, artists and the British Library Early-Prints Departments, and also some experiments of playing around the technology changes between handcraft and digital.
About the Designer/Company
On Your Mark Design Laboratory (OYM), is a Hong Kong-based creative laboratory founded by Leo P. H. Chan in 2004. Through experiments and testing in the lab, they always try their best to find out new possibilities in design and brand strategies for clients. Within years, OYM had been received international design awards over different categories.