Eye magazine recently uploaded a post about Barrie’s Typographic Dante.
The piece talks about the starting point for the project – which began when he was a final year student at the Chelsea School of Art, way back in 1989.
The first roughs and preparatory sketches for Canto I.
Planning the Letterpress overprints in detail.
The original ‘note to self’, which led to a project that has carried on over the next 28 years (and counting).