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Original font number art at Les Rues de Montmartre
June 22, 2007, 2:07 pm
Filed under: Artworld, FontSightings

Ballers Auction

The numbers you see here are being auctioned off to raise money for The Starry Night Collective. These numbers are the original artwork for the new font Ballers Delight, which is a free download at Ballers Delight was created by a group of 50 designers working together at a fontmaking workshop at the HOW Design Conference in Atlanta, GA on June 10th. The font was officially released at on June 22nd.

This is a rare chance to own a little piece of typographic history, an individual original glyph from a real computer font. The numbers will be offered via silent auction at Les Rues de Montmartre, the first annual fundraising gala for The Starry Night Collective. The event takes place this Sunday, June 24 at Nicollet Island Pavillion in Minneapolis.


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