Gallery: Gyongy Laky Sculpts the NY Times Magazine’s GREEN ISSUE

 

The greening of typography might be a new concept on the sustainable design frontier, but San Francisco-based artist Gyongy Laky already has a foothold with her eco-friendly process for creating environmentally compelling print layouts. Commissioned by the New York Times to sculpt custom-made fonts and graphics for the Sunday magazine’s (pre-Earth Day) GREEN ISSUE, the eco-fiber sculptor has done a brilliant job of clearly demonstrating that the medium is (indeed) the message when it comes to the careful melding of natural and man-made materials on the uncharted path to reducing our carbon footprint.

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  1. Kate Andrews April 20, 2008 at 9:13 pm

    WOW! I love this! Thanks Abigail.

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