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The Vista Sans Wood Type Project | Fund An Art Book On Kickstarter

Touch : The Vista Sans Wood Type Project Book Limited edition art book of experimental typography & printmaking techniques by 21 emerging international letterpress artists & studios In 2012, Tricia Treacy and Ashley John Pigford created letterpress wood type from the typeface Vista Sans™ (designed by Xavier Dupré for Emigre) with a home-made CNC router. […]

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Bodoni: Faces and Places at the Book Club of California

Valerie Lester will be speaking about Bodoni – the man and the typeface – at the Book Club of California on Monday, February 25th You likely know of Bodoni as a series of serif typefaces and might not know about the man and process behind the typeface. Monday nights lecture promises to be an enjoyable […]

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Johanna Drucker: Druckworks at SFCB May 24th – August 24, 2013

Johanna Drucker is a scholar, writer, and artist known for her work in the history of graphic design, typography, experimental poetry, fine art, and digital humanities. Her most recent titles include SpecLab: Digital Aesthetics and Speculative Computing (Chicago, 2009), and Graphic Design History: A Critical Guide (Pearson, 2008). Digital
Humanities: Theory in Practice, co-authored with Anne […]

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