Author: Pedro Serrão

Communication Arts – 8th annual Typography Competition

2017—Communication Arts magazine, a professional journal for those involved in visual communications, announces its 8th annual Typography Competition Call for Entries. The deadline for submissions is September 8, 2017. Any typographic project first printed or produced between September 2016 and September 2017 is eligible. It celebrates the best use of typography as the primary visual […]

P98a

p98a is an experimental letterpress workshop in Berlin Tiergarten, dedicated to letters, printing and paper by Erik Spiekermann, Ferdinand Ulrich, Norman Posselt, Axel Nagel, Jan Gassel, Laureen Mahler, John Peck, R.Jay Magill and Susanna Dulkinys. They explore how letterpress can be redefined in the 21st century through printing, research, collecting, publishing and making things. Erik Spiekermann: […]

Zeitung Mono Pro – Font Release

Zeitung Mono is a new monospaced font by Inderware, companion to the Zeitung family, a sans serif which works well in small sizes on screen. This monowidth font family increases the functionality of the Zeitung font family, resulting in happy programmers, smiling ASCII-kids, razor-sharp journalists and finally: worldpeace. Source: Underware.  

Hamilton Stories: Norbert Brylski Interview

“HWT Brylski” is a typeface by Nick Sherman, named for retired wood type cutter Norb Brylski, and designed to be cut as wood type at the Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum in Two Rivers, Wisconsin. It incorporates several themes that were common in 19th-century type design, including split Tuscan serifs with angled mansard-style sides, […]

Spectral, the first parametric Google font by Prototypo

Spectral is the first Google Font turned parametric by Prototypo. Primarily intended for use in collaborative office-suite programs like Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides, Spectral is in the line of high-quality screen-first fonts. The release of the parametric template is the result of a year-long collaboration between Prototypo and Production Type teams. Prototypo’s outstanding technology […]