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Curtin University DEX 100 Moderation Guide

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Production Method

Digital
Foil stamp

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Design

LivingBrand

Art Direction: Henry Luong
Design: Daniel Elliott & Henry Luong
Print Production: Joe Zammit and Nelson Delgado

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Printing

Imatec

Curtin University’s Design Experience 100 was commissioned by the school (Western Australia’s largest university) to showcase exemplary work in student design. Printed digitally but elevated with exposed binding and foil stamping, LivingBrand’s estimable execution definitely sets the curve.
 

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Client

Curtin University


Quantity Produced

50


Production Cost

$100


Production Time

10 days

Dimensions (Width × Height × Depth)

10.6×9.2×1.2 in.


Page Count

126


Paper Stock

Spicers / Monza Satin (Internal) / 170GSM
2400um / Box Board (Cover)


Number of Colors

4

Varnishes


Binding

Exposed


Typography

Custom (Numeric) Typeface
Californian Text
Mercury Display
Proxima Nova

 


Curtin University DEX 100 Moderation Guide
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Project Description

LivingBrand was commissioned by Curtin University to strategise and design a book that documented and showcased design student exemplars. The process began with the development of a strategy to aggregate the complex data into a usable and visually engaging form. The solution was the implementation of a flexible data visualisation system that adapts visually with a bespoke typeface. The typeface changes form depending on each section of the publication. The volume of lines within each set of 10 numerals correlates with the value of the number.

Production Lesson(s)

Keeping the exposed binding straight during the drying of the glue caused a number of issues and resulted in a few more 'offcuts' than expected. Creating an impression for the orange foil that was deep enough to make an impact was also quite difficult.”

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Kelly Cree

Writer for UnderConsideration LLC.

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Date Published

April 7, 2014

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Brand New / Displaying opinions and focusing solely on corporate and brand identity work.

Art of the Menu / Cataloguing the underrated creativity of menus from around the world.

Quipsologies / Chronicling the most curious, creative, and notable projects, stories, and events of the graphic design industry on a daily basis.

products we sell

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Brand New Conference videos / Individual, downloadable videos of every presentation since 2010.

Prints / A variety of posters, the majority from our AIforGA series.

Other / Various one-off products.

events we organize

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Brand Nieuwe Conference / Ditto but in Amsterdam.

Austin Initiative for Graphic Awesomeness / A speaker series in Austin, TX, featuring some of the graphic design industry's most awesome people.

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Favorite Things we've Made / In our capacity as graphic designers.

Projects we've Concluded / Long- and short-lived efforts.

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