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Singapore Gothic (4 booklets)


April 2022, edition of 200
set of 4 booklets, shrink-wrapped
32 p. each, colour ills, Risograph printed in Medium Blue, Flat Gold, Green and Orange
90 × 140 mm,
saddle stitch with black staples

An Engineer’s Vision (ISBN 978-981-18-4453-9)
Brushes, Hearts & Curls (ISBN 978-981-18-4454-6)
Gather the Misfits (ISBN 978-981-18-4455-3)
In Three Dimensions (ISBN 978-981-18-4456-0)

This series celebrates the pre-digital typographic textures and flavours gracing the signages of Singapore’s streets. Hand-made with love by generations of artisans, we hope you will delight in these offerings, patiently gathered and presented by Mark De Winne & Vikas Kailankaje as part of the Singapore Gothic project (@singaporegothic) — a repository of vernacular shopfront signage across Singapore.