The Identity of The Festival Of Calligraphy And Lettering 'Letterforms' is the big graduation project of the High School Of Print And Media Technologies (St. Petersburg / Russia). Professor Oleg Fakhrutdinov.
The concept of the festival determined in the name which consists of two parts: Letter and Forms. All events of the festival show the variety of types of writing, techniques, materials, tools, and ways of creating lettering. The festival showcases a variety of ways to apply handwriting in graphic design. The main exhibition of the festival dedicated to calligraphy called ‘Letterforms.’ Calligraphy and lettering work included on the album with the same name.
It is essential to show the guests of the festival the possibilities of using calligraphy and lettering. For this purpose, festival zones dedicated to chalk lettering, sign painting, broad and pointed pen calligraphy and brush pen calligraphy will organize. Moreover, the festival will offer calligraphy and lettering workshops. Expressive calligraphy will present as a separate type of writing.
The author is grateful
for participating in the project
Victoria and Vitalina Lopukhiny