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Sam Roberts On Ghost Signs

Sam Roberts chronicles our artisanal DNA and commercial ancestry by scouring brick and mortar for ghost signs, everywhere from London to Australia, Vietnam and Bangladesh.

Flipping The Script: Sign Spinning

In America, a lost youth are starting their careers in a mind-blowing fusion of street dance and sandwich board work, with a new kerb side phenomenon called sign spinning…

Exploring New Delhi’s Old Signs

Hanif Kureshi is giving a virtual home to the font work of poor street artists like Painter Kafeel. We find out why it’s important to digitise Delhi’s hand painted typefaces.