Julie’s talk is about her exhibition “Be My Valentine, Bitch”. A series of handcrafted typographic pieces made with ridiculously time-consuming techniques, dealing with a bad break up. You may think hand-piercing 203.224 holes in a 2 m² piece of paper sounds slightly (yes, only slightly!) neurotic. But at least a bad life experience was turned into jawdropping typography.
Julie is a professional dancer, turned database programmer, turned graphic designer, turned associate professor, turned influential blogger, turned craftswoman extraordinaire, turned typographic artist.