Much has gone into research and writing about the Gutenberg revolution, but some facets of the Mergenthaler revolution could bear a little more scrutiny, as you can imagine I am about to give them.
From bar windows to book covers to boats, the wildly diverse culture of the Netherlands informs a trio of types from this Hague-based foundry.
Although it’s sunny and summery outside my studio in Belgium, this episode of ScreenFonts evokes the atmosphere of colder, darker climes. Let’s start with It Comes at Night and move on to 11:55, Kill Switch, The Beguiled, Cars 3, The…
On July 22, the design community lost one of its brightest stars to a tragic aviation accident. An icon of graphic design, Margo Chase created extraordinary, evocative letterforms that deeply marked popular culture as well as hearts and minds.
Welcome to the Mark Simonson Variety Show, where typefaces grow lighter and bolder and pick up new language skills!
A terrific trio brings a collection of exquisite, lively typefaces to our burgeoning alliance.
Poster galleries galore: the June episode of ScreenFonts looks at posters for LA 92, Restless Creature: Wendy Whelan, Sleight, Burden, Violet, Hounds of Love, A Dark Song, The Void, Free Fire, and Berlin Syndrome.