The History of Typography, in Stop-Motion Animation

Yukon-based designer Ben Barrett-Forrest has crafted this charming stop-motion history of typography, built with 2454 photographs, 291 letters, and 140 hours of his life. Pair this video with typography explained


Antonio Ortiz

Antonio Ortiz has always been an autodidact with an eclectic array of interests. Fascinated with technology, advertising and culture he has forged a career that combines them all. In 1991 Antonio developed one of the very first websites to market the arts. It was text based, only available to computer scientists, and increased attendance to the Rutgers Arts Center where he had truly begun his professional career. Since then Antonio has been an early adopter and innovator merging technology and marketing with his passion for art, culture and entertainment. For a more in-depth look at those passions, visit

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