Thumbnail: Collaborative Branding for the Public Service Tear (featured project)

Collaborative Branding for the Public Service Tear (featured project)

alexandre Design

Along 2013 and 2014 I participated in this project as a graphic designer and educator by the Design Possível association. It was a collaboration between the city Hall of Guarulhos (SP), Pfizer, IncluiMais, Health of the Family Association and the client, Tear, which purpose is to: work for the equality of and access to social opportunities for those who are socio-emotionally vulnerable and/or in psychological suffering. …

Thumbnail: Visual Identity for the 4th Cultivar Festival, held by the NGO Árvores Vivas

Visual Identity for the 4th Cultivar Festival, held by the NGO Árvores Vivas

alexandre Design

In 2013 I participated in this project as a graphic designer for the Design Possível association. The Cultivar Festival is organized by the NGO Árvores Vivas to celebrate the start of the spring season in the south hemisphere and to spread the word about how important it is to feel connected with the nature and specially with the plantae kingdom. And to fulfill its purpose on …

Thumbnail: Co-design of brand signature for the IncluiMais association

Co-design of brand signature for the IncluiMais association

alexandre Design

In 2013 I participated in this project as a graphic designer for the Design Possível association in a partnership with Caio Esteves Branding+Design (CEB+D). IncluiMais (which roughly translates as Include More), is a Brazilian association focused in the promotion and production of income generation and development projects for mental health entities. Brand managment team: Alexandre Lopes & Caio Esteves (owner …

Thumbnail: Graphic design project and typesetting of the ANGRAD’s RAEP magazine

Graphic design project and typesetting of the ANGRAD’s RAEP magazine

alexandre Design

Since 2012 I participate in this project as a freelance designer, typesetting both print and online versions and updating on demand the design I created. Management: Teach and Research (RAEP) is the first magazine of its kind in Brazil, focused in spreading the word about the state of the art of both teach and research in management. It is published by the National …

Thumbnail: Co-design of a printable version of the Agitprop magazine (academic project)

Co-design of a printable version of the Agitprop magazine (academic project)

alexandre Design

In 2011 this project was done in group for the academic discipline Portfolio and Publishing, at ESPM. It was an exercise about graphic analysis in which students designed a printable version of the real online magazine Agitprop, including a physical mock-up. And, as a group, we choose to  face the job also as an identity project, printing the cover with non-editorial paper and covering …

Thumbnail: Co-design of cover and chapter opening pages of the book Thinking with Type, published by Cosac Naify

Co-design of cover and chapter opening pages of the book Thinking with Type, published by Cosac Naify

alexandre Design

In 2013 I participated in this project as a graphic designer for the team at Oficina Tipográfica São Paulo (OTSP) as part of a collaboration with Letterpress Brasil and the book publisher Cosac Naify to co-design both folder and chapter opening pages of this book, all digitally made from scans of arts letterpress printed at OTSP. The book Pensar com Tipos (original title Thinking with Type: a critical guide for …

Thumbnail: Co-design and letterpress of communication pieces for the R LAB event in São Paulo

Co-design and letterpress of communication pieces for the R LAB event in São Paulo

alexandre Design

In 2012 I lead Oficina Tipográfica São Paulo (OTSP) in a partnership with the R LAB in São Paulo, in which I also participated as a graphic designer and letterpress printer. Together we co-designed posters I printed in letterpress with silver ink over off-set print waste and t-shirts that also were stamped with silver ink in movable type presses. The R LAB was part …

Thumbnail: Co-design and letterpress of institutional bookmarkers

Co-design and letterpress of institutional bookmarkers

alexandre Design

In 2013 I participated in this institutional project as a graphic designer and letterpress printer for Oficina Tipográfica São Paulo (OTSP). Besides the artistic opportunity for exploring this craft with many different substrates and inks, I also excised ergonomics rethinking from scratch the harmony of bookmarkers. The purpose was to use trim waste while figuring out a proportion that would stick the markers to books. OTSP team: …

Thumbnail: Co-design of two pages for the Burti portfolio magazine

Co-design of two pages for the Burti portfolio magazine

alexandre Design

In 2010 I participated in two winner projects of a competition about creating single pages for the 12th Casa do Vaticano, the portfolio magazine from Burti, leader in the Brazilian print industry. The whole project was a collaboration between the enterprise and the ESPM university, that coordinated the competition and proposed as theme each one of the Six proposals for the next Millennium, by the Italian writer Ítalo Calvino. Both submitted artworks …