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10 macchinine blu

Silent book.
Ten blue cars illustrations, result of an experimental printing process that employs overlapping inks and linocut matrices carved between every run, for a total of 7 runs for every single picture.
Each book comes with 2 paper toy cars.

Concept, Illustrations: Danilo Mondino
Printing: Archivio Tipografico
Edition of 100 numbered copies
Paper: Gmund Cotton 300 g/m², Fedrigoni Materica Clay 120 g/m²
Cover: Fedrigoni Materica Cobalt 360 g/m²
Format: 25 × 13 cm
Torino, 2021

€50

Nova Augustea digital typeface

Desktop Use Standard Licence for Nova Augustea, the digitisation of the homonym typeface drawn by Aldo Novarese.

Typeface concept, design: Aldo Novarese, Alessandro Butti, 1964
Typeface digitisation, mastering: Studio 23.56
File format: OTF
Desktop Use Standard Licence
Consult the specimen for info & details
By downloading the font you agree to our End User License Agreement.
Torino, 2021

€60

Aldo Novarese, Alfa-Beta

The 2020 reissue of Aldo Novarese’s 1964 book on the history of writing systems and the evolution of type. It includes a Reader’s Guide to this third reissue featuring bilingual contextualizing essays and the English translation of the original book.

Concept: Lorenzo Bolzoni
Art direction, graphic design: Studio 23.56
Project team: Lorenzo Bolzoni, Matilde Argentero, Archivio Tipografico
Printing: Grafiche Antiga
With the support of: Bottega Fagnola, Fedrigoni
Paper: Fedrigoni Arena Ivory Smooth, Natural Rough, Savile Row Plain Dark Grey
Format: 17 × 24 cm
Language: Italian, English
Torino, 2020

€75

Maestro della modernità

Letterpress poster printed on rare and antique paper featuring letters from typefaces drawn by Novarese and produced by Nebiolo.

Concept, printing: Archivio Tipografico
Edition of 150 copies
Paper: Fabriano (frayed, uncut)
Format: 47 × 58 cm
Torino, 2020

€30

Eurostile diptych posters

Hang one of the most iconic spreads of Alfa-Beta in your house!

Printing: Archivio Tipografico
Edition of 150 copies
Paper: Fedrigoni Arena 140 g/m²
Format: 50 × 70 cm (each)
Torino, 2020

€30

Newspaper hat Gutenberg

Gutenberg wearing the fruit of his invention. Promotional poster printed for the presentation of “Tipi di Torino”. Available in orange or white background.

Illustration, linocut: Giulia Garbin
Linocut printing, typesetting: Archivio Tipografico
Silkscreen printing: Paolo Berra
Paper: Fedrigoni Materica Gesso 180 g/m²
Format: 29 × 45 cm
Torino, 2014

€20 €15

Analog Emoticons

A fanzine documenting digital emoticons scribbled on walls, with a short essay investigating the practice.

Concept, photos: Gabriele Fumero
Risograph printing: Friends Make Books
Letterpress printing: Archivio Tipografico
Paper: Munken Print White 90 g/m²
Cover: Fedrigoni Materica Gesso 180 g/m²
Numbered edition of 50 copies
Format: 14.7 × 18 cm
Torino, 2015

€15

Daniele Catalli, A Midsummer Night’s Dream

William Shakespeare’s famed comedy as a tunnel book.

Limited edition of 300 copies
Concept, illustrations: Daniele Catalli
Screen printing: Sericraft
Letterpress printing: Archivio Tipografico
Binding, mounting: Archivio Tipografico
Format: 22 × 15,5 × 1,5 cm
Publisher: DFRG Press
Torino, 2019

€65

Babushka, a Christmas tale

Once in a small Russian town, there lived a woman called Babushka. Babushka always had work to do sweeping, polishing, dusting and cleaning...

Concept, design: Archivio Tipografico
Printing, binding: Archivio Tipografico
Typeface: Garaldo by Studio 23.56
Paper: glassine, Fabriano Ingres
Language: Italian, English
Torino, 2019

€20

Daniele Catalli, Romeo+Juliet

The Most Excellent and Lamentable Tragedy of Romeo + Juliet as a tunnel book.

Limited edition of 300 copies
Concept, illustrations: Daniele Catalli
Screen printing: Sericraft
Letterpress printing: Archivio Tipografico
Binding, mounting: Archivio Tipografico
Format: 22 × 15,5 × 1,5 cm
Publisher: DFRG Press
Torino, 2019

€65

BSO

The direct impression of a 50 × 70 cm OSB board, front and back, cut and bound into a 16 pages signature.

Concept, design: Federico Antonini, Alessio Dellena
Curatorship: Pietro Corraini
Letterpress Printing: Archivio Tipografico
Pages: 16
Format: 17 × 24 cm
ISSN: 1972-2842 #50
Publisher: Corraini Edizioni
Torino/Milano, 2018

€5

Come si fa un libro

By Jost Hochuli, translated in Italian. First edition, from 1989.

Format: 13,5 × 22,4
Page count: 78
Language: Italian
Printed in Switzerland
©Compugraphic Corporation, Wilmington (Mass), 1989

€20

Il particolare nella progettazione grafica

By Jost Hochuli, translated in Italian by Graziella Girardello. First edition, from 1988.

Format: 13,5 × 22,4
Page count: 46
Language: Italian
Printed in Switzerland
©Compugraphic Corporation, Wilmington (Mass), 1988

€20

Triennale dyptich

Homage to Guido Modiano, showcasing his most known typeface Triennale designed for Fonderie Reggiani.

Concept, Printing: Archivio Tipografico
Edition of 100 copies
Paper: Fabriano Ingres
Format: 35 × 50 cm (each)
Torino, 2015

€30

Tradition

Poster printed with ornaments and movable type, on the occasion of the opening of our new printshop, after the relocation in 2014. A sentence which attribution is particularly uncertain, it expresses our mission and the belief that motivates our interest in printing.

Concept, Printing: Archivio Tipografico
Paper: Fedrigoni Materica Gesso 180 g/m²
Format: 50 × 70 cm
Language: English
Torino, 2014

€25

Respect your Italics!

Poster designed about the invention of the italic type by Francesco Griffo, only recently credited to him. Exhibited at the Francesco Griffo, incline alla rabbia exhibition at ISIA Urbino.

Concept, Printing: Archivio Tipografico
Paper: Fedrigoni Materica Gesso 180 g/m²
Format: 50 × 70 cm
Language: English, Italian
Torino, 2015

€25 €15

Letterpress 3D

Anaglyph poster, 3D glasses included.

Concept: Nello Russo
Printing: Archivio Tipografico
90 g/m² paper
Format: 50 × 70 cm
Language: English
Torino, 2012

€25 €20

Retsop – Drop Caps

Book-poster printed in 300 numbered copies with movable types (Nebiolo Garaldus) and silkscreen printed illustrations.

Concept: Nello Russo – so–and–so
Illustrations: Dario Quatrini
Texts: Andrew Losowsky
Silkscreen printing: Paolo Berra
Typesetting, letterpress printing: Archivio Tipografico
Sleeve: Fedrigoni GSK
Paper: Fedrigoni Materica Gesso
Format: 17.5 × 25 cm
Language: English
Torino, 2013

€25 €20

Erbario Letterario

7 linocut illustrations of plants and flowers juxtaposed with 7 poems.

Concept, illustration, design: Gloria Maggioli – Atelier Lapis
Illustration printed with linocuts
Texts typeset in movable types
Printing: Archivio Tipografico
Edition of 100 numbered copies
Paper: Fedrigoni Materica
Format: 15.5 × 23 cm
Language: Italian
Torino, 2019

€20

Pixelpress – The Printshop

Digital/analog posters handset with lead pixels and printed in 5 colors.

Illustration: Eboy
Concept, typesetting, printing: Archivio Tipografico
200 numbered copies
Press: Heidelberg OHZ 54×72
Paper: Arctic Munken Print White
Format: 46 × 56 cm (each)
Torino, 2017

€40

MoModulo

A stencil game designed for kids (but not only!) to draw modular letters. Random envelope color.

Concept: Studio 23.56
Printing, die-cutting: Archivio Tipografico
Edition of 50 copies
Format: 19 × 14.5 cm
Torino, 2019

€10 €8

L’Impressione del Tempo

Photobook showing the collection of Archivio Tipografico.

Concept, design: Studio 23.56
Digital printing on coated paper
Format 20 × 26 cm
Language: Italian, English
Torino, 2018

€25 €20

E-ssay

An illustrator’s quest for the perfect E.

Concept, Illustrations: Elyron
Printing, binding concept: Archivio Tipografico
Binding: Diego Prot
Fedrigoni Paper
Format: 11,5 × 16 cm
Language: English
Torino, 2010

€15 €10

Voices / Noises tote bag

Tote bag produced for the book launch of Sinfonia Meccanica.

Graphic design: Studio 23.56
silkscreen Printing: Sericraft
Edition of 30 copies
100% Cotton
Ethically Produced – Azo free, Made in the UK
Size: 40 × 37 cm (+handles)
Torino, 2019

€10

Un rumore familiare

Poster printed live for the premiere of Sinfonia Meccanica at Archivio Tipografico on the 11th September 2019. Available in neon yellow and neon red.

Printed with movable types, polymer plates and hand-cut matrices
Graphic design: Studio 23.56
Printing: Archivio Tipografico
Paper: Guyenne Sunifluo
Format: 47.5 × 66 cm
Language: Italian, English
Torino, 2019

€15

Sinfonia Meccanica

Book and cassette tape released by SØVN Records. The audio tracks were composed with sounds sampled from the same machines used to produce the book. Includes streaming and digital download. Available in neon yellow and neon red.

Sound design, composition: Francesco Ameglio
Graphic design: Studio 23.56
Audio samples: Francesco Ameglio, Andrea Bo
Printing, binding: Archivio Tipografico
Edition of 60 numbered copies
Paper: Fedrigoni Arcoprint Milk
Cover: Guyenne Sunifluo
Format: 16 × 23 cm
Torino, 2019

€25

Creatore di tipi

Homage to Alessandro Butti. Poster composed only with original movable types designed by Alessandro Butti, art director of Nebiolo Foundry and teacher of Aldo Novarese.

Concept, Printing: Archivio Tipografico
Edition of 100 copies
Paper: Fabriano Umbria 100% cotton paper with watermark
Format: 33 × 50 cm
Torino, 2015

€30 €20