Erik Spiekermann : The Type Desk

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

Danish Typographic Style →

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GPBHED9YINg”>you

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

Erik Spiekermann’s Book Lift… who wouldn’t want a bookcase like that?

Erik Spiekermann’s Book Lift… who wouldn’t want a bookcase like that? →

http://vimeo.com/34938633

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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.

Erik Spiekermann on Deutsche Welle TV

Erik Spiekermann on Deutsche Welle TV →

On the heels of having won the Federal German Design Prize 2011 Lifetime Achievement Award from the German Design Council, Erik Spiekermann is interviewed by Deutsche Welle TV.

MetaSerif →

We’re anxiously awaiting the release of Meta Serif, the companion face to Erik Spiekermann’s epic Meta.

World Cup Design, Just Embarrassing →

Erik Spiekermann criticizes the design concept for the 2006 World Cup. I had the pleasure of hanging around Erik Spiekermann at the ATypi conference in Lisbon this past October. Erik is one of the most entertaining presenters I’ve seen. Very inspiring. And funny as hell.