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Yvonne Rainer: The No Manifesto

Manifestos often pop up in the arts as the means to draw a line in the sand. They intend to end one expression and launch another. In dance, Yvonne Rainer pioneered a push to reduce dance to its essential elements. She wanted to strip away the unwanted drama and and expression that had been the…

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2 Manifestos Terminate the Past

Here’s the second in a nine part series looking at the Manifesto Manifesto principles with a view to creating your own manifesto. Manifestos draw a line in the sand. They say ‘this ends here. Now!’ And a new context, a new era and a new beginning starts. Do this effectively and your results will accelerate…

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Ban Comic Sans

Some times what we notice and despise, others probably aren’t aware of until we point them out. The sensitivity to good and bad design is often privy to designers only. And, in this case Holly and David Comb’s ‘Ban Comic Sans’ takes a tongue-in-cheek approach to celebrating good typography. Manifesto Extract We are summoning forth…

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