This project expounded and expanded on the basic principles of typography. I was encouraged to challenge the approach to these basic principles and explore new innovative ways to communicate with text and image. This
project brought the history of the Roman Alphabet to the modern days, and gave them new lives as a fresh looking handbook and a ebook.
Gotham, ITC Berkeley Oldstyle
The Strokes of the History
—Redesign of the Alphabet Book \\\\\\\\\\
Have you ever wondered, why the letter A is shaped in this way? And why there are 26 letters instead of 28? What are the stories behind the letters? Where did the alphabet come from? What else have people created around the alphabet? In thousands of years, what has come out of our alphabet? Let’s find out in this little book of the alphabet.