Self-Introduction

Self-Introduction, 2013. Offset printing, 297 x 420 mm. Exhibited in Graphic West 5: Type Trip to Osaka, curated by Goto Tetsuya and presented at DDD Gallery, Osaka, 18 January–2 March 2013. Also published in Typographics ti, no. 270 (2013).

In response to a request for a “self-introduction” poster, this piece relays a joke — accompanied with a GIF animation loop of two cartoon characters dancing hand-in-hand — that had become our standard opening lines for public talks around the time. We simply transcribed the joke to the poster.