Crouwel in Scotland

The Lighthouse, Scotland’s Centre for Design and Architecture, situated in Glasgow is hosting an exhibition on Wim Crouwel’s incredible career. The show runs from the 12th April to the 30th June and is well worth a visit.

‘Regarded as one of the leading designers of the twentieth century, Crouwel embraced a new modernity to produce typographic designs that captured the essence of the emerging computer and space age of the early 1960s. Spanning over 60 years, the exhibition features key moments in his career, demonstrating Crouwel’s rigorous design approach and exploring his innovative use of grid-based layouts and typographic systems to produce consistently striking asymmetric visuals’