Movable types: Bodoni

Movable Types: Bodoni Subject: Typography 2011-2 Brief: The work was divided in two parts. First stage consisted of studying typographic families. Second step was to pick a typeface to work with and create movable types and manual prints. Process: The study exploration was centered in roman types, specifically in Bodoni. We studied the uses and history of the typeface, visited a printery to see the real process and finally crafted wood movable types. Final Result: The final movable types were created and calculated with the phrase “The mega master Bodoni”. Subsequently we did some manual prints and graphic experiments on several materials.

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