Support Independent Type book is a compendium of contemporary, physical and digital type specimens. The carefully selected work of over 400 font labels and type designers gives you a glimpse into the adventurous shift of this creative industry. (more…)
In memory of the late Dr Gerard Unger, renowned Dutch type designer and educator, and in celebration of what would have been Unger’s 77th birthday in January, TypeTogether font foundry has opened the call for entries for the Gerard Unger Scholarship, previously the TypeTogether Typeface Publishing Incentive Programme. (more…)
The official Type Directors Club competition deadline is December 7th. Enter your work into
#TDC65, the world’s most prestigious typography competitions.
A casual evening that brings together the founders of New York City-based type foundry Sharp Type – Lucas Sharp and Chantra Malee – and the Hague-based graphic and type designer, publisher and innovator Peter Biľak. (more…)
You can submit your typefaces to the international type design competition until 31 March 2019.
After more than a decade of waiting, FontLab VI was released in December 2017. Read the introduction by Thomas Phinney, CEO of FontLab.
Originally designed for newspaper text, Exchange strives for clarity and efficient copyfit across multiple platforms.
For anyone who is used to the Latin script, Cyrillic looks familiar and foreign at the same time – so many seemingly flipped Latin letters, a lowercase that looks more like small caps… A story by Krista Radoeva.
Production Type was commissioned by Google Fonts to create a new typeface primarily intended for immersive reading, that is now available from GSuite, Google’s collaborative office-suite for documents, slides and spreadsheets. (more…)