Ala has a pen

On display April 10th – May 11th, 2013

Opening Party:
April 12th from 6.00pm

Accompanying lectures by professors and type designers will be held be held at the gallery during the exhibition. Speakers and dates will be announced soon.

Ala has a pen final exhibition, presenting the workshop results and selection of works by Polish students of the Script and Sign Design Studio, as well as Henryk Sakwerda’s calligraphy. The exhibition is accompanied by the promotion of fajrant book (which received “Certificate of Typographic Excellence” of Type Directors Club) containing the workshop teachers’ lectures and the typefaces designed by the participants.

This is the second workshop in the “Ala” series that has been organized by The Academy of Fine Arts in Katowice under the guidance of Ewa Satalecka.

Die Austellung ‘Ala hat einen Füller’ zeigt Ergebnisse aus dem gleichnamigen polnischen Workshop, ausgewählte Studentenarbeiten des Studios ‘Schrift und Zeichen’, sowie Kaligraphie von Henryk Sakwerda. Begleitend zur Austellung wird das Buch ‘fairant’ (mit einem ‘Certificate of Typographic Excellence’ des Type Directors Club) mit den Vortragstexten des Workshops und den dort erstellten Schriftsätzen vorgestellt.

Wystawa Ala ma pióro prezentująca rezultaty warsztatów oraz wybór prac studentów Pracowni Pisma i Znaku, a także kaligrafii Henryka Sakwerdy. Wystawie towarzyszy promocja książki fajrant (która otrzymała Certificate of Typographic Excellence w konkursie Type Directors Club), zawierającej wykłady nauczycieli oraz kroje pisma powstałe w czasie warsztatów.