Cocktails & Helvetica with Douglas Coupland
Wednesday, February 24, 2015, 7:00 - 9:30 pm
$45 ROM Member, Teacher, Student
Design & Printing Workshop with Reception
Explode into the extraordinary world of artist Douglas Coupland. Join writer, designer and artist, Douglas Coupland in a studio setting and create your own slogan posters using the Helevtica font. These photocopy prints will be part of a crowd-sourcing design experiment exploring the relationship between typography and slogans. Event participants will also get to keep their work from this exciting event. ROM event inspired by Coupland’s “100 Slogans for the 21st Century” work.
Participants will participate in one of two 45 minute sessions. Spend the other session in our cocktail lounge!
Registrants are expected to be equipped and ready to participate in the workshop.
All participants must provide their own Mac Laptops, pre-loaded with Helvetica fonts. None will be provided on the night of the event. For printer purposes, all participants must be able to make pdfs of their work.