I was asked by my friends at 44flavours to join them on a pitch for a full CI for a wonderful project initiated by the Goethe Institut called 10 Cities. My job was to come up with a branding concept supported by visual references. My idea was to create a typography based on a combination of a few different notation systems used to document African drumming patterns and dances. Some of these notation systems look a lot like symbols used to visualize synthesizer circuitry, which was perfect for this project as it deals with Electronic music in Europe and Africa. We didn’t win the pitch, but I think the designs are solid and definitely worth showing: