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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.

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Inside the office of Hoefler & Frere-Jones →

A highlight of 2013, this video was part to a presentation of the AIGA 2013 Medal awards for which Jonathan Hoefler and Tobias Frere-Jones were awarded.

Chartwell by TK Type →

TK Type has created a font that uses ligatures to make charts.

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Doyald Young, Logotype Designer, 1926–2011 →

A tribute to the late Doyald Young.

8-Faces

8 Faces by Elliot Jay Stocks →

“Printed on heavy stock, with a foil-blocked cover, and pressed at just 2500 limited editions, each issue is a true collector’s item. 8 Faces will be more at home on your bookshelf than in your magazine rack. Who said print is dead?”

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.