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 […]
Communication Arts magazine announces third annual Typography Competition Call for Entries Deadline: September 7, 2012 Menlo Park, California, August 6, 2012—Communication Arts magazine, a professional journal for those involved in visual communications, announces its third annual Typography Competition Call for Entries. The deadline for submissions is September 7, 2012*. Any typographic project first printed or produced between […]
Until the 21st of May 2012 entries can be submitted for the 5th International Type Design Competition for non-Latin typefaces which is under the patronage of the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Armenia and the tgm – Typographische Gesellschaft München (Typographic Society Munich). Additionally to the categories Armenian, Cyrillic and Greek text typefaces, […]
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This post may be a little outdated, but I haven´t seen this page before, so I´m gonna post it, because perhaps some of you haven´t seen it also, and i think the quality is well worth it.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.