Daylight Daylight


Production process of the letterpress printed posters.

Letterpress printed poster for an architecture conference with the topic ‹Daylight›. Printed in two versions (A1 and A0 format) with laser-cut MDF and hand-set metal and wood type.

Nerdy analog production detail: the gradients have been produced against the printing direction. They’re made in two steps: Inking in the roller direction, then printing in a 90° rotation. Watch the production video!

Client: Prof. Hubert Klumpner, ETH Zürich, Zürich

Format: A1 59.4×84.1cm

Format: A0 84.1×118.9cm

Paper: Surbalin, tiefschwarz, 115g/m2

Edition: 200 letterpress printed A1 and 55 letterpress printed A0

June 2023

Designer and letterpress printer
Dafi Kühne

Judges Choice: Scott Boms

Honorable Mention