An insightful report about the state of the digital type industry presents a deeper, more factual examination. Ruxandra Duru combines historical events with a 2013 census and in‑depth analysis of contemporary foundries, offering insight into the sometimes obscure world of typeface drawing and font making.
Bookmark this Typographic glossary of common type terminology created by FontShop. Along with the FAQs, it may answer some of your font-related questions.
The world’s most talented creatives are headed to Philadephia on 15 Ocrober 2015 to share inspiring insights about all things design – advertising, architecture, branding, copywriting, graphic design, industrial design, interaction design, interiors, lettering, media design and typography design. Register now to reserve your seat for the early bird rate (40% discount). (more…)
The September edition of MyFonts’ Creative Characters newsletter brings an interview with Verena Gerlach, a Berlin based type and graphic designer.
In the 1960s Margaret Calvert designed an entirely new signage system for the UK’s roads. Fifty years on she explains how she did ‘possibly the biggest graphic design job ever’ – and why she’s still haunted by it. A text by Homa Khaleeli in The Guardian.