Radim Peško
— Presentation, Debate

15. 10. 2010

 

Radim Peško’s work focuses on typography as an intersection of technologies and language, type design, and occasional curatorial and publishing projects. He is a regular contributor to various publications including Dot Dot Dot magazine. His project called RP is a small scale digital type-foundry established in 2009. The foundry is focused on the development of fonts that are both formally and conceptually distinctive. Radim Pesko is a graphic designer based in Amsterdam. After studies at Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague he completed his postgraduate program at Werkplaats Typografie in Arnhem in 2004. Recent work includes identity for Secession Vienna (A), collaboration with Boijmans Museum Rotterdam (NL) Eastside Projects Birmingham (UK) and work for Moravian Gallery, Brno among others. He collaborates with artist Katerina Seda on her books and publications. Book with his photographs has been recently published by Bedford Press, Architectural Association School of Architecture in London. He teaches at Gerrit Rietveld Akademie in Amsterdam and is visiting lector at l’Ecole cantonale d’art de Lausanne (Ecal) Switzerland.