Superfunland is an exhibition at the Museum of Sex in New York. As a collaboration with studio Lovers, based in London & New York, we worked on typographic experiments while I created the erotic signage for an entrance to the SuperFunland exhibition at NYC’s Museum of Sex. This signage is created by three layers, which are combined to one, while the inner part of the signage includes erotic illustrations. The construction of the letters is inspired by bold and playful carnival posters. Superfunland signage is part of the identity for it's upcoming show.
Weiss–heiten is a design studio with a strong focus on Interior and Graphic design based in Berlin and Paris. The concept for the identity is based on the logotype and the name Weiss–heiten, which has the same construction of the letters ‚W‘ and ‚h‘. The design of the website includes a variable logotype and the most dominant visual elements of the website are projects by the studio. The logotype is created by the name Weiss–heiten and it’s shortened version ‚W–h’. Used typeface Roobert by Displaay.
Insendi is an educational system created for students and universities. The identity is based on the logotype for INSENDI and it’s concept is starting with the cursor, which is the first element being used for typing. Typing of information is a basic and important action for the learning process. The variable shapes and the growing INSENDI logotype represent different levels of knowledge. The concept of the identity and a custom typeface was created by Kristína Jandová at OPX Studio in London.
Utopian is a monospace typeface, which is inspired by the unique brutalist architecture of the building Les Arènes de Picasso, designed by Manuel Núñez Yanowsky and located in the eastern part of the district Noisy-le-Grand, Paris. After I first saw it I immediately was inspired by his monumental building and the construction of the pillar and windows as the main part of the construction. Exactly these elements became the main part of the construction of the typeface. Utopian typeface reflects the part of science fiction in the real world. With first ideas and sketches I started in 2017 during my internship at Production type in Paris and still the typeface is in it's process of creation.
OPX Medium is a grotesk custom typeface designed by Kristína Jandová for new visual identity OPX Studio. Typeface is characteristic by geometric and responsive opentype features with contextual alternatives which generate different combinations every time it's used. OPX logotype and typeface is the main part of new identity and website. OPX Studio is a brand agency based in London.
FS Meridian is a rhythmic geometric grotesque which takes inspiration from the precise yet imperfect nature of time. Designed by Kristína Jandová, creative direction by Phil Garnham and production by Stuart de Rozario (Fontsmith). FS Meridian is a typeface available online at Fontsmith. Fontsmith is a leading independent type foundry based in London. Specimen book designed by Kristína Jandová and OPX Studio.
Book project titled Metóda je, že metóda není, meaning (The method is that there is no method) is a publication on architecture in praxis and theory by the architect Dalibor Hlaváček. Its first part is focused on his studio’s projects and his students works at Czech Technical University in Prague, faculty of architecture. The second part of the book is focused on projects by the architect Dalibor Hlaváček himself. Text by Dalibor Hlávaček, Graphic design and layout by Kristína Jandová, used typeface Deto Grotesk matejvojtus.com, photos by Filip Kartousek.
The visual identity for Prague Philharmonia is inspired by graphic notation of music and is following the previous conception of identity. Œ Display typeface family is used for the visual identity of Prague Philharmonia. The project is a collaboration with Kateřina Šuterová, the student at UMPRUM in Prague. Art direction and graphic design by Kateřina Šuterová, Œ typeface family by Kristina Jandova. Prague Philharmonia is an orchestra based in Prague, Czech Republic.
Œ Display Bold typeface was created for the 9th issue of Œ magazine. Œ is an independent fashion magazine from Berlin, Germany. Œ typeface includes the special OpenType features. Kryptone Monospace typeface is used for the copy. This project was a collaboration with Lisa Borges, Studio Maven, Berlin. Art direction, editorial and layout by Lisa Borges, typefaces by Kristina Jandova. Photos of the magazine by Filip Kartousek.
Œ Display typeface includes the growing contrast and a fashion character. The typeface has special OpenType features. The typeface family is available in 4 styles (Light, Regular, Bold and ExtraBold).
Zaum typeface is inspired by the russian futurist avant garde group called Zaum. Zaum are linguistic experiments in sound symbolism and language creation. The construction of the Zaum typeface is created by the reverse contrast pen. The typeface is still in its process of creation by the team of the type design platform Something to write something with. Team: Matej Vojtuš, Lucia Šohajdová, Michal Chrastina & Kristína Jandová. Design of posters by Matej Vojtuš.
Visual identity for an event titled Nefér play, meaning (Unfair play). The visual identity includes a series of posters for the exhibition, which was part of Zlin Design week in Czech Republic. The exhibition Nefér play was presented as an interactive platform within an installation of Czech toys created by Czech designers. The space of the installation was divided into two parts: one part was focused on the installation of the toys, while the second part was created as a playful game space, including sports games following the main idea of the violation of these game’s rules. Curators: Tereza Konečná & Hana Fialová.
The typeface has characteristic contrasts between the sharp serifs and rounded shapes of the special Open Type features and ligatures. Currently the typeface is still in it's process of creation.
Hungry German Youth
The Zine project ‘Hungry German Youth and Czech Nite Tales‘ is a collaboration with the German artist and photographer Isabell Alexandra M. The zine publication includes a series of posters in A3 format, which are systematically folded into the format of A6 and allow to play with the variable form of the publication. The whole form of the posters is created by grid, which is building a direct system of the layout. Posters are collected in a transparent bag, which was self-published according to the exhibition at the solution, dadaistisches Seminar in Prague. Photographs and texts by Isabell Alexandra M. Design, layout & typeface by Kristina Jandova.
Kryptone is a monospace typeface with characteristically breaking shapes, which are created for an audiovisual platform Guitar font. A geometrical construction of the typeface is designed in order to allow the wide shape variations in the Guitar font application. The application can manipulate the letters and sounds at once. Project is a collaboration with the developer and electronic musician Martin Blaško, specimen by Michal Chrastina.