Gratuitous Type Issue C
Gratuitous Type appropriates conventions of pornography magazines to frame its otherwise innocuous subject matter. Extending this concept to its covers, each installment plays with strategies of censorship. For this issue, a dust jacket printed with a one-color image obscures its full color companion below, while a die cut “C” offers a suggestive glimpse of what’s underneath. More info here.
Centerfold: Marine Duroselle
Postcard design: Jordy van den Nieuwendijk
Magazine printing: Prolific Group
Postcards printing: Vinex Pers
It's Nice That says: "New issue of Gratuitous Type knocks our ruddy socks off."
New York mag includes GT in its round-up of new indie mags.