IMAGINARY MENAGERIE

An exhibition of typographic explorations
into language’s labyrinthine pathways

featuring the tongue-tripping, unpronounceable,
alliterative phrase explored across five languages

With original work by
Barnbrook Design (UK) / Nod Young (CHINA) / Polina Pakhomova (UK / RUSSIA) /
Sabine Bockting (NETHERLANDS / GERMANY) / Happycentro (ITALY) / Morag Myerscough (UK) /
Graham Bignell (UK) / Liza Ramalho / Artur Rebelo (PORTUGAL) / Astrid Stavro (SPAIN) /
Company (UK) / Atelier Dreibholz (UK / AUSTRIA) / Catherine Dixon (UK) /
Andreas Pohancenik (UK / AUSTRIA) / Brian Webb (UK) / Mat Dolphin (UK) /
Ryan Dixon (UK) / Cartlidge Levene (UK) / Jim Sutherland (UK) /
Hand Eye Letterpress / Mary Plunkett (UK / Ireland)

Buy the limited edition prints at text/gallery

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This is a video of some of the designers:

Happycentro made this video of their piece “Sator Square”:

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IMAGINARY MENAGERIE

An exhibition of typographic explorations
into language’s labyrinthine pathways

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