A petition to Adobe to improve user interfaces which give ‘incomplete and/or needlessly convoluted access to typographic features’ is attracting thousands of signatories.
The 58th ATypI conference will open with Raquel Pelta’s talk titled “Graphic design and typography for social change”. Raquel Pelta is a professor at the university of Barcelona.
Swiss Type designer Hans Eduard Meier (b.1922), known by his former students as ‘Type-Meier’, died on 15 July in his 92th year of life at Horgen near Zurich, Switzerland.
Michael Twyman will present his keynote talk titled ”Typography as a university study: some further thoughts“. Twyman is a Professor Emeritus of Typography & Graphic Communication at the University of Reading.