2010 : The Type Desk

Sycamore Press

John Fuller’s Sycamore Press →

Ryan Roberts, purveyor of the official websites for Julian Barnes, Ian McEwan, James Fenton, Hermione Lee, and Ian Hamilton, has authored “John Fuller and the Sycamore Press: a bibliographic history.”

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MyFonts’ Creative Characters by Jan Middendorp →

Landing on my desk is this great compilation of type designer interviews done by Jan Middendorp for MyFonts entitled Creative Characters.

Karel Appel Un geste de couleur

Plantin-Moretus Awards for Best Designed Books 2010 →

Font Shop’s coverage of the Plantin-Moretus Awards for Best Designed Books 2010

Dan Reynolds’ Malabar Typeface Wins German Design Prize Gold →

Alongside the likes of Audi, bulthaup, and BMW, Dan Reynolds’ Malabar typeface wins gold for the 2010 German Design Prize.

Unit Editions Makes Books for Designers →

From Adrian Shaughnessy and Tony Brook comes Unit Editions, a south London publishing company producing books on design and visual culture. I talked with Adrian Shaughnessy to get up to speed with what’s in store at Unit Editions.