Type Network

Filters

/ News / Bookmania

OpenType at Work | Contextual Alternates

Our OpenType at Work series explains what OpenType features do and how to make the most of them. My recent spotlight on Tilda inspired me to take a look at contextual alternates—programmatic diplomats that improve relationships between glyphs.

ScreenFonts: May 2018 | The Leftovers

These posters didn’t make the cut, but are still noteworthy for their design and/or typography.

ScreenFonts: December 2017

This episode of ScreenFonts unexpectedly turned out to resemble a blind taste test. I look at posters for My Friend Dahmer, Roman J. Israel, Esq., Mugen no jûnin (Blade of the Immortal), Along for the Ride, Thelma, Most Beautiful Island,…

ScreenFonts: August 2017

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…

36 Days of Type

A compelling online project inspired Type Network to dig through its extensive catalogue and look at letterforms from different angles.

TypeLovers: for those who love people and type (and not necessarily in that order)

Love is in the air with this series of quirky typographic pairings celebrating all of the good things about Valentine’s Day.

ScreenFonts: February 2017

The February episode of ScreenFonts looks at posters for Hidden Figures, Monster Trucks, Royahaye dame sobh (Starless Dreams), The Sunshine Makers, Retake, The Founder, Split, The Age of Consequences, Resident Evil: The Final Chapter, Resident Evil: The Final Chapter, and…

Mark Simonson joins Type Network

A prolific American type designer brings finely crafted revivals, innovative contemporary faces, and a radiant depth of character to a growing alliance of independents.