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 […]
Time for some healthy competition time. The challenge at hand: create a typographical poster about sports, using the phrase “It’s not what you win, but how you conquer it.” Your work will be judged by an international board of designers headed by Jean François Porchez. The trophy at stake: VIP tickets to the 2012 London […]
Congratulations to Dino dos Santos, for the winning entry in this year Type Directors Club, with the typeface Ventura. See all the results here.
Adbusters launched One Flag, inviting designers all over the world to create a flag that embodies the idea of global citizenship. Design is at war with itself. We are taught that design is about finding solutions. But the success of these solutions is judged so narrowly – Did it ooze desire? Did it shift units? […]
This post may be a little outdated, but I haven´t seen this page before, so I´m gonna post it, because perhaps some of you haven´t seen it also, and i think the quality is well worth it. Here are the best 100 posters from 2006, according to [please insert name here, I don´t know german]. […]
Winners now online.
Type Directors Club 2007 Winners announced:With images from many of the designers; others are scans of the entries. Low-density scans cannot do complete justice to the high quality of the printed material.No rankings are assigned in the TDC competitions; listings are categorically alphabetical, of course! Image displayed here: Fakir by Underware.
FontShop presents the results for the 100 Best Fonts, who brought together several top designers and typographers to determine the greatest fonts ever. Either you like it or not, Helvetica is number one.You can download the PDF here.
Visual TypographyYou are invited to submit projects for possible inclusion in the Visual Typography feature that will appear in the May/June 2007 issue of Communication Arts. Submission criteriaWe’re looking for design projects where typography is used as the primary visual element. The work must be recent (within the last two years) and should not have […]
It´s now online the result of the Type Directors Club 2006 Contest.In the picture: Frutiger Next Greek by Adrian Frutiger and Eva Masoura.Update: This is very old news, i´m sorry for posting this with such a bad timing.If you are interested in participating in the 2007 TDC2 competition, the deadline is January 12 2007.
The annual typography and typeface design competitions are accepting entries. Final deadline is Friday, 12 January 2007, with judging in January 2007 at FIT in New York. Winning entries in the TDC competitions will be published in Typography 28, the Annual of the Type Directors Club. Designed by Number Seventeen, the Annual is published by […]