Simon Charwey - Museum of Adinkra

typoglyphika:

 

Type Africa, because it is a Type

A creative exploration of emojis, icons, and fonts inspired by African symbols and African design systems. Phase 1 explores playful facepalm responses using facepalm emojis/icons.
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Phase 2 explores creating typefaces from indigenous Africa systems. See example below (“Nea onnim no sua a ohu” A, B, C, D to Z typeface).

The name “Typoglyphika” was driven from the words, TYPOGRAPHY, GLYPHS from AFRICA.