Typography | The Type Desk


Grafica Della Strada, The Signs Of Italy →

It starts with a 16 year old Louise Fili traveling to Italy, stepping off the plane, and falling in love with a billboard. That moment marked the start of Fili’s typographic obsession, and budding career in graphic design.


Type & Graphic Designers Wanted →

Dearest Typophiles, We’re searching for the talent of two people: a type designer and a graphic designer / typesetter. Of course this could be one in the same person, but I am coming to you with the promise of press exposure (read: this is not a paying gig) and I value your time. Okay, half of […]

Homeless Fonts

Fonts of the Homeless →

Typefaces based on the handwriting of homeless people in Barcelona. All proceeds go to the Arrels Foundation, an organization for the benefit of Barcelona’s homeless.

Sign Painters, 2014

Sign Painters: The Movie →

On Times New Roman

On Times New Roman →

The Making of Neon Signs

The Making of Neon Signs →

‘Every neon sign has a “start and stop position,” a point on each letter where a tube begins and ends. I’ve just learned how a signmaker chooses this point, and it’s something I’d never have guessed.’ More at Hoefler & Co.