Middle E

Oded Ezer

‘Middle E’ is a series of silk-screen printed works that show the ‘E’ letterform that has absorbed the spirit of the now beaten and murderous Middle East. This work was commissioned by the Letterspace Project, where 26 designers created the inaugural Letterspace alphabet informed by each of their own spaces throughout the UK, America, Canada, Europe and the Middle East.

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    Oded Ezer, Israel (2009)

    Oded Ezer is a graphic artist and typographer, best known for his experimental typographic design fiction projects and for his ongoing contribution to Hebrew type design. Ezer studied graphic design...

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    ‘Middle E’ is a series of silk-screen printed works that show the ‘E’ letterform that has absorbed the spirit of the now beaten and murderous Middle East. This work was commissioned by the Letterspace Project, where 26 designers created the inaugural Letterspace alphabet informed by each of their own spaces throughout the UK, America, Canada, Europe and the Middle East.

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    • The Whitworth Gallery, Manchester
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    • Lettering
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    • Print
    • Typography
    Oded Ezer, Israel (2009)

      Oded Ezer is a graphic artist and typographer, best known for his experimental typographic design fiction projects and for his ongoing contribution to Hebrew type design.

      Ezer studied graphic design at the Bezalel Academy of Art & Design, Jerusalem. In 2000 he went on to establish his own independent studio, Oded Ezer Typography, where he specializes in typographic and fonts design. In 2004 Oded founded HebrewTypography type foundry, selling his own typefaces to leading media companies and design studios. Ezer’s projects, posters and graphic works are showcased and published worldwide, and are part of permanent collections of eminent museums.

      Oded Ezer is a senior lecturer at the Holon Institute of Technology (HIT); Teaches at the Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti Milano (NABA); Was an artist-in-residence at the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD); And frequently leads typography workshops in the US, Europe and Asia.
      His first monograph Oded Ezer: The Typographer’s Guide to the Galaxy was published by Die Gestalten Verlag in May 2009.

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