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Typographics

A design festival for people for use type.
What Type design, Typography
When Jun 08, 2015 08:00 AM to Jun 18, 2015 03:00 PM

Typographics is a 10-day design festival devoted to contemporary typography, with talks, workshops, and tours focusing on where typography is today and where its future may lie. It will be held at Cooper Union in New York City as a combined effort of Type@Cooper and the Herb Lubalin Study Center. You can read more about it here: typographics.com

Typographics would like to offer ATypI members a $50 discount when signing up for the conference. Logged-in members can get the code from this site, and it can be used while registering for Typographics at http://typographics.com/register.

The outline schedule below is from the festival website - check back there for updates:

Mon–Thu, June 8–11

9a–4p Workshops and tours

Fri, June 12

8:30a
Registration & Coffee
10:00a
Intro­duction: Where Are We Going?
Roger Black
10:30a
The Modern Type Foundry
Jonathan Hoefler
11:00a
The Good Old Days, The Bad Old Days
Louise Fili
Steven Heller
Paula Scher
Seymour Chwast
11:30a
Make It Move
Erik van Blokland
12:00p
Typo­graphy at Yahoo
Jackie Goldberg
12:30p
Respon­sive Web Typo­graphy
Marko Dugonjic
1:00p
Lunch
3:00p
The Picture in the Word
Abbott Miller
3:30p
What is Lubalin­esque?
Alex­ander Tochil­ovsky
4:00p
Letterholic
Alex Trochut
4:30p
Inside the Box
Marty Hall
5:00p
Under the Hood: Type at TIME
Carrie Gee
5:30p
Dinner on your own
8:30p
Party at the De Vinne Press Building

Sat, June 13

10:00a
Credibility, Legibility, and Style
Christian Schwartz
10:30a
Crashing Verna­culars
Barbara Glauber
11:00a
Script Jam
Anand Naorem
Neelakash Kshetri­mayum
11:30a
Publish­ing Books on Historical
and Contemp­orary Typo­graphy
Adrian Shaugh­nessy
12:00p
Agency Types
Juan Carlos Pagan
12:30p
Type and the Editorial Experience
Sue Apfelbaum
1:00p
Lunch
3:00p
Do What I Say, Not What I Do
Matteo Bologna
3:30p
Breaking the Rules of Type Systems
Bethany Heck
4:00p
The Typographic Language of Icons
Mike Fortress
4:30p
I Haven’t Got a Clue
Bruno Maag
Dr. Alessia Nicotra
5:00p
Wrap Up
5:30p
Dinner on your own

Sun, June 14

10a–5p Special events TBA

Mon–Thu, June 15–18

9a–4p Workshops and tours

For schedule updates and announcements, join the Typographics mailing list and follow @TypographicsNYC on Twitter.

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