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Slanted Publishers

Karlsruhe, Germany

Slanted Publishers is an internationally active publishing and media house founded in 2014 by Lars Harmsen and Julia Kahl. They publish the award-winning print magazine Slanted, covering international developments in design and culture twice a year. Since its establishment in 2004, the daily Slanted blog highlights events and news from an international design scene and showcases inspiring portfolios from all over the world. Over the years, more than 200 video interviews with designers and entrepreneurs have been made, forming an archive that bears witness to our time. In addition to the Slanted blog and magazine, Slanted Publishers initiates and creates projects such as the Yearbook of Type, tear-off calendars Typodarium and Photodarium, independent type foundry VolcanoType and other design-related projects and publications. Slanted was born from great passion and has made a name for itself across the globe.


Tender Digitality

February 8, 2024

Aesthetics Imperfections

December 14, 2023

Some Magazine #17—Look

November 21, 2023

Latent Figures

November 9, 2023

Yearbook of Lettering #1

October 19, 2023

The Neubad Plakat

June 15, 2023

Ho Ho Ho Chi Minh

May 25, 2023


March 28, 2023

Posters Can Help

February 16, 2023

finding Forte

September 15, 2022

Simulation City

July 15, 2022

American Bauhaus

May 12, 2022


March 29, 2022

Letterform Variations

November 16, 2021

Oktoberfest 1984–2019

September 9, 2021


July 29, 2021

Ar/KATE Mannheim

April 29, 2021