Barbican Typeface

  • Lam Joyce

in the year of 2019. The theme of the typeface is Barbican. Barbican Centre is a performing arts centre in the Barbican Estate of London. The center holds classical and contemporary music concerts, theatre performances, film screenings and art exhibitions. The centre is designed by Peter Chamberlin, Geoffry Powell and Christoph Bon in a brutalist style. The Barbican looks like a city that is built in a lot of geometrical shapes and bricks. It looks both futuristic and vintage to me. I was wondering if I could play with the elements of building with geometric shapes I also wanted to give more colours to the Barbican centre to make it more playful and give