Scotland’s Centre for
Design and Architecture

Facebook Twitter Instagram
Trip Advisor

Twitter Feed /

  • On Wednesday 30th January we'll be hosting the preview of Nelson Mandela: The Centenary exhibition. RSVP:… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 9 hours ago
  • How many can you name? bit.ly/2PPgvNC 11 hours ago
  • Original manuscripts of two #RobertBurns poems will go on display in Glasgow on #BurnsDay. Read the full article he… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 14 hours ago
  • .@Glasgow_Live feature this incredible time-lapse footage of Dippy the dinosaur being built in Glasgow's… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 15 hours ago

Visit / Exhibitions / A Life in Letterpress

Alan Kitching: A Life in Letterpress (in his own words) from Laurence King Publishing on Vimeo.

Comment



A Life in Letterpress 09 Dec 2016 – 05 Mar
Gallery One

Alan Kitching is one of the world’s foremost practitioners of letterpress typographic design and printmaking. He is renowned for his expressive use of wood and metal letterforms in creating visuals for commissions and his own limited edition prints.

This exhibition is a major retrospective of Alan Kitching's life and work based on his much anticipated monograph published by Laurence King, titled: Alan Kitching: A Life in Letterpress. It will span the six decades he has spent at the forefront of typographical design.

His bold, elegant work will be on show along with sketchbooks, proofs, artefacts and equipment from his studio.

Image copyright: Helen Cathcart / Be-Bolder.com


Blog: Q&A with Alan Kitching

www.thetypographyworkshop.com

www.laurenceking.com

 
Design by Tangent Graphic