Vormator, the elements of design

The Vormator project challenged artists to create a visual by using a very limited palette of shapes and possibilities. Artists were provided with eight vector shapes, called the Elements, which they were allowed to use within a given set of rules. The goal of the project was to show the importance of limitations on creativity. The results of the contest prove that even with a large number of limitations, a surprising variation of outstanding graphics is possible.

A large number of renown illustrators, designers and studios submitted work to the competition and eighty submissions were published as part of the 'Vormator, the elements of design' book.


Illustration   Conceptual   Competition   Book   Published work


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