Author Archives: Pedro Monteiro

About Pedro Monteiro

As Digital Art Coordinator I've been working on planing and designing solutions to publish across different digital platforms, as the iPad, Android tablets, etc. As an consultant for INNOVATION I've been working on concept, project managing and designing applications for several media.

Moving on to a another blog

As some of you might have noticed, I’ve stopped posting on Whatype. It has been a great ride, but as a professional I’ve moved to other ‘places and practices’. I’m not sure if somewhere in the future I won’t have … Continue reading

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Align yourself with the world

After an afternoon aligning too much stuff in Flash I had this idea. I like this concept of aligning with the world. It has lots of meanings that you can take from it, from saving our world to help your … Continue reading

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Failing in Copenhagen

I’ve just read this amazing article by Mark Lynas on the Guardian website about the Copenhagen Summit. I did this poster about it. It just makes me very angry that politics is placed before our rights as humans and the … Continue reading

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Copenhagen and Hopenhagen goes Nopenhagen

The Copenhagen climate change summit gave the world hope that global warming would be addressed in an unprecedented way by the world leaders. In the end the deal signed was weak and felt short of what most of us where … Continue reading

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What type of life shall we have?

This is another great photograph from NASA. With pictures like this designing something is soooo easy!!!! Since COP15 is on the run I thought I might show how life on this planet hangs from (literally) a thin blue line. On … Continue reading

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2010 Calendar done with the Complex Grid

This is the Whatype 2010 Calendar. I’ve done using the Complex Grid. It’s almost an year since I’ve posted the article for this kind of grid and it has had a lot of views. I thought that making something using … Continue reading

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The road to Copenhagen Summit

As the world waits for the Copenhagen summit next December we take a look at the world opinions about the efforts that should be made. What’s amazing with this data from World Public Opinion is that the majority of the … Continue reading

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Spain and the 50 years of ETA

This is an visualization/illustration that I’ve made for an article in Visão, Portugal best selling newsmagazine. The story was about the 50 years of ETA and I wanted to show every attack that ETA did in Spain that lead to … Continue reading

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North and South Korea

This was a small work that I’ve made for Visão, Portugal best selling newsmagazine. The idea was to compare North and South Korea on a number of things. I’ve used the isometric approach before (as you can see in my … Continue reading

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Helvetiva – a hell of a typeface!

A simple idea I had driving home after work. It’s really a hell of a typeface. Hope you like it! Poster: A3, Type: Helvetica By: Pedro Monteiro

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