Belgian branding agency Today chose Forma DJR as the new face of national broadcast network VRT. Then they commissioned a new Black weight from David Jonathan Ross to amplify the family’s voice.
Here we are, on the road again, diving into another all-consuming type event, this time in Canada’s enchanting city of saints and sinners.
An early champion and patron of independent type design, Ralph Smith steered this boundary-pushing foundry from a small grunge shop to a home for striking text and display families by an international crew of emerging designers.
Six years after its original release, Richard Lipton has significantly augmented this lyrical, inscriptional family, greatly furthering its expressive range.
We’re headed to a magical place full of people who love type as much as we do.
Amy Papaelias talks with Richard Lipton about drawing, focusing, and plying his craft from a studio near the ocean.
Texas is known for its big hair, but follicular challenges won’t stop our Bald Condensed from taking the Lone Star State by storm.
Starting in November 2014, 100 e-mails were made for a dedicated group of design students and other desigers who expressed their interested in updates of their profession.
The reason for collecting the Essentials was to keep students…
Although it’s sunny and summery outside my studio in Belgium, this episode of ScreenFonts evokes the atmosphere of colder, darker climes. Let’s start with It Comes at Night and move on to 11:55, Kill Switch, The Beguiled, Cars 3, The…
By the end of the mechanical type revolution, the effort to serve a growing number of markets that used the Latin alphabet had led the metal letters in the machines to become virtual, while the limitations that mechanical typesetting imposed…
Much has gone into research and writing about the Gutenberg revolution, but some facets of the Mergenthaler revolution could bear a little more scrutiny, as you can imagine I am about to give them.