F. H. K. Henrion

Recent articles about F. H. K. Henrion

Rub-down revolution

Issue 86, Autumn 2013

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A generation before home computers, Letraset’s dry transfer lettering made desktop typography…

A tradition with breaks

Issue 86, Autumn 2013

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Stencil typefaces – late arrivals on the typographic scene – are going in new directions and…

The accessible elite

Issue 86, Autumn 2013

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Linda Kwon reports on a design conference that aims to fight the ‘velvet rope syndrome’

Cheap Jack Flash

Issue 60, Summer 2006

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Fluorescent inks – costly, dramatic, even ‘vulgar’ – provided 1950s designers with a fresh…

Recent blog posts by F. H. K. Henrion

AK and A23D on press

18 September 2014

Two 21st-century letterpress projects breathe new life into this arcane, antiquated but much-loved method of mark-making
The LDF’s opening graphic weekend featured plenty of stimulating events and fascinating displays, with workshops, movies (Lost Highway), demonstrations, talks (Paula Scher, Irma Boom), David David’s Carousel Wall in the tunnel entrance, and Barber & Osgerby’s vertiginous Double Space – huge rotating mirrors – in the Raphael Gallery, writes John L Walters.

Offset 2014: day three

22 April 2014

Aisling Farinella, Adrian Shaughnessy, I Love Dust, Jon Burgerman, Richard Turley, Marian Bantjes, Jeff Greenspan and Chris Judge. Pam Bowman concludes her coverage of the Dublin Offset conference
The third and final day of the Offset conference began with Dublin-based stylist Aisling Farinella on the main stage, writes Pam Bowman.