The newest font by Hoefler & Co., Obsidian, is a contemporary typeface that mimics the elaborate decorative typography of the Industrial Revolution. Check a detailed report, how the font was created at Slate’s design blog.
Read an interview with Michael Evamy which is just about to launch new book on logotypes with publisher Laurence King. Posted by Emily Gosling at It’s Nice That blog.
Colossal blog features new 3D calligraphy experiments by Tolga Girgin, a Turkish graphic designer and electrical engineer.
ATypI invites submissions of lectures, demonstrations and workshops for presentation at its 2015 conference in São Paulo, 14–17 October 2015.
Signature is a new type foundry from Prague, Czech Republic, established by Professor Rostislav Vaněk. “The very title of Signature emphasises the creator’s contribution and responsibility for his own signed products.”
To get you going to Typo Berlin 2015 the organizers have re-installed the group ticket for 3 people. Save 450 € (excl. VAT)! Simply pick up this great three ticket package before the 15th February!