I’d seen some of Simon’s work here and there but never realized it was all from the same guy until I came across a post on Gerren Lamson’s blog. Simon has really mastered the art of creating a strong mark strictly with type- that’s a lot of pressure on having beautiful letter forms and ligatures. The weight of the “New York” feels like NY to me, and the way he molded together all of the forms in “Cider” is just stunning.
June 16, 2011
[…] I’m such a fan of the “modern vintage” look that seems to be popping up everywhere these days. It takes a lot of talent to make something look authentically vintage, yet appropriate for contemporary use. Here are a handful of logos designed by Simon Walker that I think are fantastic. via Vintage Me Oh My […]