Mumbai Slang: An experiment in Expressive Typography
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    Summary: Mumbai illustrated through type: I am sharing some pages from the book i designed in my final year of college. The book titled ‘Zabaan … Read More
    Summary: Mumbai illustrated through type: I am sharing some pages from the book i designed in my final year of college. The book titled ‘Zabaan Sambhaal ke’ is a compilation of Hand drawn Expressions of the slang language of Mumbai, popularly called ‘Mumbaiyya Hindi’ It is an attempt to typographically explore the city of Mumbai. It present terms, phrases that capture the essence of a Loud and outspoken Mumbaikar. The pages cover random verbal hilarities and snatches of dialogues overheard in local trains, roads, traffic police, lover’s points, shady joints etc. The content is funny, bold and unabashed, each page a different layout and offering a street side glimpse of Mumbai. Read Less
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Mumbai illustrated through type:

The book titled ‘Zabaan Sambhaal ke’ is a compilation of Hand drawn expressions of the slang language of Mumbai, popularly called ‘Mumbaiyya Hindi’

It is an attempt to typographically explore the city of Mumbai. It present terms, phrases that capture the essence of a Loud and outspoken Mumbaikar. The pages cover random verbal hilarities and snatches of dialogues overheard in local trains, roads, traffic police, lover’s points, shady joints etc.

The content is funny, bold and unabashed, each page a different layout and offering a street side glimpse of Mumbai.
 
Project Guide : Prof. Vinay Saynekar, Sir J.J. Institute of Applied Art.