The new redesigned PLANTEA-PRO is part of the Call for Type exhibition im Mainz Germany. June 7 to September 8 you can explore new typefaces form around the globe. more info
Just found on YouTube. The complete speak at the t g m in munich one year ago. Watch it here
Here are a few pictures from the TypoTalk event in Mainz. more info
As part of their ON-TYPE exhibition, the Gutenberg-Museum in Mainz will hold a two-day lecture series entitled TYPO TALK on March 21 and 28, 2012. I will have a lecture about my type developments and the PLANETA font. Let's Talk about Type — Baby!! more info
A intresting interview with Jon and Kjell from Non-Format. Thanx for the honor on page 22. Let's read the Interview here.
For the first ever, Font Market will take place in Zürich on December 10, 2011. Designers from Switzerland and abroad are invited to sell their own fonts, catalogues, and posters. Some two dozen font designers will be participating, enabling them to benefit from the excitement of mutual exchange and to present a unique, colorful array of products to a large and interested public. DKGD will show to you all Fonts and Posters. You can buy PLANETA and other goodies, meet and greet in Zürich! more info
I found a new Planeta! The Opening. A book by Merlin Carpenter a London-based artist. The book is designed bey the Norwegian/US duo non-format. Kjell Ekhorn and Jon Forss are obviously big fans of Planeta then, the whole book is set in Planeta. look at the book | order the book
FISK a californian graphic design collective by Bijan Berahimi has gentled PLANETA as their favorite typeface at the moment. I hope this wille be for a long time. visit FISK
Visuelt, the annual Norwegian design awards is running with PLANETA for their entire communication. Call for entries, events program, catalogue and ticket badges. more info
DKGD is the graphic design and visual communication studio runnig by Dani Klauser founded in 2006. Our main interests are in typeface development, designing magazines, books, corporate identites and posters for clients they are in the fiels of architecture, design, engeneering, business and cultural clients. The exclusive typedesigns and fonts are available from this website. Dani Klauser is guest professor at the University of Art and Design Lucerne. The typedesign of Planeta has been awarded several times.
If you are interested in an internship at DKGD, please send a cv and portfolio in pdf format to hello at dkgd dot ch along with a letter of interest. We will be in touch as soon as possible and will arrange an appointment to meet should your qualifications meet our current needs.
Take the bus Nr 31 (service for Südpol) from Pilatusplatz to Pilatusmarkt. Drop of at the station «Wiggenhof». Follow the path beside the sports fields in the direction of «Burri Gartenbau». Behind the barn there is a new two colored wood buildung. Voilà, here it is. 1st floor the DKGD studio.
Drop of the highway A2 at «Luzern - Horw, Messe». At the big roundabout take the exit for «Kriens Messe». Follow the street to the «Agip Gas Station» then turn left at the signal to the direction «Vorderschlund», take the third exit at the upcoming roundabout and follow the street ahed to the «Schaltstation Schlund». Behind the barn of «Burri Gartenbau» there is a new two colored wood building. Voilà, here it is. 1st floor the DKGD studio.