Typography : The Type Desk

a, n, and g characters from Kontrapunkt’s custom typeface for DSB

Danish Typographic Style →

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In 2001 I attended the ATypI (Association Typographique Internationale) conference in Copenhagen (København if you’re a Dane).

Carter Wong for Howies

The Castan Font by Carter Wong →

This looks like it was a fun little project.

Photo of Alex Fowkes working on a mural for Sony Music

The typographic work of Alex Fowkes for Sony Music →

http://vimeo.com/51460511

Alex Fowkes designed this great mural of Sony Music’s history, illustrated with mostly type.

Photo of The Old Printing Office Book

The Old Printing Office →

The Old Printing Office by Frank Luther Mott is an account of Mott as a printer’s devil for his father’s small town weekly papers in Iowa.

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Book Life →

It is amazing just how much text exists on the internet. More amazing still is the sheer amount of text that is not on the internet.

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Scientists Report Good Typography Improves Mood →

I once found myself lost in the Khan el-Khalili bazaar in Cairo. As any sensible person would do, I asked a local for directions.