Events of interest to ATypI members and others in the design, typography and type design communities.

    May 20, 2014 06:45 PM - Nov 15, 2014 06:45 PM

    29Letters and Nuqat are proud to announce HOROUF, the first bilingual (Arabic and Latin) type design competition to take place at the yearly NUQAT Design Conference in Kuwait. Experienced type designers as well as beginners can submit their Arabic and Latin type designs to an experienced and diverse international and regional jury. The winning fonts will be exhibited and will be presented with choice of being published by 29LT type foundry.

    Posted by Pascal Zoghbi

  • Modern Cyrillic 2014

    Jun 01, 2014 02:15 AM - Nov 25, 2014 12:00 AM

    An international type design competition, Modern Cyrillic 2014, has been launched in Russia. Its organisers are ParaType, the premier Russian digital type foundry, and Type, the online typographic journal, both located in Moscow. Modern Cyrillic 2014 is a sequel to Kyrillitsa’99 and Modern Cyrillic 2009.

    Posted by Maxim Zhukov

  • Long Lunch: Paul Barnes in Edinburgh

    Oct 02, 2014 07:00 PM - 10:00 PM

    Paul Barnes is a unique breed of graphic designer specializing in typography, type design, lettering and editorial design. Currently based in London, he is a partner alongside Christian Schwartz in the internationally acclaimed typefoundry, Commercial Type.

    Posted by Mark Barratt

  • 5th Meeting of Typography

    Nov 28, 2014 08:25 AM - Nov 29, 2014 07:25 PM

    The 5th Meeting of Typography is organized by the Design Department of the Superior School of Technology (EST) of the Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave (IPCA) and is being held in Barcelos, Portugal.

    Posted by Jose Scaglione