IdN v18n4: Mono Graphics-Colour Toning has been released from IdN in Hong Kong.
It is not nostalgia-design, though some of it has a decidedly old-fashioned feel to it, and it is not minimalist design as such, except when it comes to the use of colour. It is what has become known as mono-graphics — where because of budgetary restraints or a self-imposed restriction, the design is printed in only one or two colours. Mono-graphics doesn’t have to mean monotonous. Less colour often makes for more context. We got 9 experts in this issue to demonstrate the incredible visual strength that can be created by using just one or two hues.
IdN v18n4: Mono Graphics-Colour Tonin
Specifications: 102 pages
6 varying paper stocks
4C process + spot UV + vanish
110 minutes DVD Video included
Text: memi mizukami