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Life is like writing a story and I believe that each and every one of us has a story to tell. ‘People stories’ is a project that collects stories… Read More
Life is like writing a story and I believe that each and every one of us has a story to tell. ‘People stories’ is a project that collects stories from various people about their life and shares them to the world in a different medium. Through the stories, this project made people inspiring each other possible. I decided to create a website and a magazine as our main medium to share the stories. One of the keys in this project is that it involves real people sharing their experiences.This is the central theme of the project and I decided to take full advantage of it. I explored the visual and typographic potential by the connection between the people and their stories, developing a concept that involves people portraits. I injected a portrait into the letter ‘P’ to represent people as the logo identity. I also used black and white portrait and typographic to express each individual story, and bring a consistency to the whole concept. I used the timeless Futura Std typeface throughout the project. I found this to be suitable to the project; it has a good range in the family to choose from, all of them allowing me to typographically express the different emotions conveyed in every different story whilst keeping the style consistent. Read Less
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Life is like writing a story and I believe that each and every one of us has a story to tell. ‘People stories’ is a project that collects stories from various people about their life and shares them to the world in a different medium. Through the stories, this project made people inspiring each other possible.

I decided to create a website and a magazine as our main medium to share the stories. One of the keys in this project is that it involves real people sharing their experiences. This is the central theme of the project and I decided to take full advantage of it. I explored the visual and typographic potential by the connection between the people and their stories, developing a concept that involves people portraits. I injected a portrait into the letter ‘P’ to represent people as the logo identity. I also used black and white portrait and typographic to express each individual story, and bring a consistency to the whole concept.

I used the timeless Futura Std typeface throughout the project. I found this to be suitable to the project; it has a good range in the family to choose from, all of them allowing me to typographically express the different emotions conveyed in every different story whilst keeping the style consistent.

Design by: DavidHK Tan
Stories collected by: DavidHK Tan
Stories Edited by: Kate Dao Thanh Huyen