ART LITERATURE ARCHITECTURE DESIGN GRAPHIC DESIGN
KRABBESHOLM ALLÉ 15
DK 7800 SKIVE
(+45) 9752 0227
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> FROM CONCEPT TO CONCRETE
> INVISIBLE CITIES
> SPACE FOR A CONVERSATION
> REPRODUCTION OF SPACE AND ATMOSPHERE
> ENTRANCE TESTS
> A SITE SPECIFIC BOOK PROJECT
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> EXHIBITION AND BOOK RELEASE
The Krabbesholm Alphabet
Is it possible to capture the complexity, spirit and ever-changing atmosphere of a site into (typo-) graphical shapes?
During the week-long workshop the participants will be asked to identify and research themes related to the school and draw the Krabbesholm alphabet.
Every typeface is an essence of diverse cultural layers embodied (or imprisoned?) in its shapes. This workshop should attempt to do just that for the Krabbesholm alphabet, although – given the compressed time-frame – in a kind of particle accelerator.
The researched themes might cover personal observations, opinions or facts from the history of the school. The letter-shapes will be drawn individually by hand, in given size and technique, and collected into one alphabet.
A dossier on Krabbesholm including the alphabet will be produced at the end of the workshop. It will become a basis for development of the new identity of the school.
Radim Peško & Tomáš Celizna