Not My Type exhibition

35 different Birmingham-based artists – including Mark Murphy (of design studio Surely?), Stef Grindley, Claire Hartley, Jon Burgerman, I Love Dust and Lee Basford – have each created a new typographical illustration for an exhibition currently running at Birmingham’s Created In Birmingham store…

35 different Birmingham-based artists – including Mark Murphy (of design studio Surely?), Stef Grindley, Claire Hartley, Jon Burgerman, I Love Dust and Lee Basford – have each created a new typographical illustration for an exhibition currently running at Birmingham’s Created In Birmingham store…

Organised and curated by Jonny Costello and Charlotte Audrey, Not My Type: An Out of Character Experiment runs until June 1 and all the artworks are available to buy, each in an edition of 10, as digital prints at A4 size, for £35 from Created In Birmingham’s store in the Bullring shopping centre. Here are some pics of the show:

Not My Type has a Facebook group page at facebook.com/group.php?gid=116756818336038&ref=ts but for non Facebook users, here’s a list of all the contributors to the show – and an indication of who created which character:

A – Jonny Costello
B – Mark Murphy (Surely?)
C – Charlotte
D – Darren John
E – Karl Toomey
F – John Bennett
G – Stef Grindley
H – Claire Hartley
I – Ben Javens
J – Jon Burgerman
K – Lewes Herriot
L – Daisy Whitehouse
M – Jim O Raw
N – Nathan Monk
O – Lee Basford
P – Sam Pierpoint
Q – Ryan Killeen
R – Log Roper
S – Supercool
T – Christopher Slevin
U – I Love Dust
V – Steve Payne
W – Murray Somerville
X – Mark Harris
Y – Jonathan Cherry
Z – Jamie Hearn

Extended Letterforms

? – Matt Tilley
& – Supercool
$ – Dan Westwood
$ – I Love Dust
£ – Al Kennington
! – Luke Hinsull
% – Lauren Kavanagh
¥ – James Griffin
€ – Martin Wilkie

Not My Type: An Out of Character Experiment (sponsored by Fluid) runs until June 1 at Created In Birmingham, Level 3 Upper Mall West, Bullring (shopping centre), Birmingham. Opening times etc at createdinbirmingham.com/bullring-shop/

 

 

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