Lu Zhang is a multi-disciplinary artist, researcher, and organizer who works in installation, sculpture, drawing, and text – often in response to a chosen site.
2016 / Blind Letterpress Print / 20 X 15 inches / Edition of 30
Produced in collaboration with ICA Baltimore and Baltimore Print Studios, GPL Typeface depicts 31 impressions made in polymer clay of architectural details found in the George Peabody Library. Each impression corresponds to a letter of the alphabet. Additionally, the typeface was made into a usable font which can be downloaded here.
photos by Joseph Hyde