From Within the Surround is a collection of materials authored by Bryant Wells over a 2 year period (2018–2020) towards completion of the Graphic Design MFA at Yale School of Art. The materials are rendered as ‘trails,’ loosely configured around a central body of writing (divvied into four chapters) and intended to be navigated in an associative fashion.

This site is set in Hershey Simplex, ‘revived’ from a family of typefaces created for cathode-ray-tube RADAR devices, by Naval Weapons Labratory contractor A.V. Hershey.