Machine Type. Literally.
“Phenotypes,” an exhibition and talk at the TDC showcases Viktor Koen’s obsession with composing images, symbols, and concepts into typography. For the last twenty years, illustrated type has been a natural extension of his work as illustrator, designer and fine artist. From the publication of his limited-edition portfolio, Funnyfarm: The Alphabet of Mental Disorders (1998) to the most recent exhibition of Sciphabet in the Athens Science Fair last year, his commitment to soci