Overseas Exhibitions from Advertising Programme Team
With solid industry experience, THEi’s faculty members are not just training all-round professionals for society and paving the way for students’ future careers but also helping the development of the advertising industry through various international activities.
US & China Typographic Poster Exchange 2013
Mr. Eddy Hui, Programme Leader of the BA (Hons) in Advertising, was selected as one of 100 designers in Greater China and his typographic poster was exhibited in the US & China Typographic Poster Exchange 2013. It was shown in different cities in China, including Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen, as well as Virginia’s Gallery5, in Richmond, United States, from May to December 2013.
This exhibition included only the outstanding typographic posters from China and the United States and provided a review of the current state of typographic poster design.
Reference link: http://www.typoshow.com/
Ms. Samantha Chow, Teaching Fellow of the BA (Hons) in Advertising, was invited to exhibit her design work with 150 designers and artists in “TypeTasting 2013” in The London Design Festival, a prestigious annual event held to celebrate and promote London as the design capital of the world, and as the gateway to the international creative community. It was held at the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A), the world’s greatest museum of art and design. . She was the only one selected from Hong Kong.
Her entry consists of a collection of words about creative London that reflect their meaning through the use of typeface, mark making tools, unusual materials and new letterform.