After three years of research and writing, Stephen Banham’s new book, 'Characters: Cultural stories revealed through typography' is out now and available for purchase. The book explores the stories behind the signs that help shape a cities cultural identity, character and history, in this case Melbourne. 272 pages of stunning photography and much undiscovered typographic delights.
There happens to be a reading tonight (Thursday the 15th) with Stephen at the State Library of Victoria Reading Room from 6pm. Although this is a free event you must book on 03 8664 7540.
Seek out a stockist and buy it now.