TypeTogether–the independent, cosmopolitan type foundry of Veronika Burian and José Scaglione–has released its first Indic and Devanagari typeface, Adelle Sans Devanagari, a new multi – award-winning, multilingual Adelle Sans font family and a contribution to the cultural dialogue on type design. Source: Cultural Awareness in Type Design: Adelle Sans Devanagari
Helvetica is the name of the world’s most famous architectural typefaces. Paul Gapp a former architecture of the Chicago Tribune rather unkindly said it has, “no frills, no curlicues, no personality. It is neutral, anonymous and dull.” Helvetica, however, has grown into a global phenomenon exhibiting both corporate and cool.
Hatchet Display is a typeface with reverse contrast and glyphic serifs based on the shape of a handmade axe built by Designer Ale Navarros grandfather. Perfect for headlines, labels and logotypes. The Future fonts newsletter called this gorgeous face AXE cellent and I completely agree. Source: Glorious contrast inspired by
“I’m not a photographer. I shoot for architecture – if there’s art here it’s a byproduct.” Looking to the Pop Art movement as a lens through which to understand the American vernacular, photographs by architect, urban planner and theorist Denise Scott Brown explore 1960s Las Vegas. Source: Urban Vernacular
Brochure designed to promote Radio Campus Paris’s 2018 program (a student radio station from Paris, France). The typeface used for titles is Tekno available from Good Type Foundry and the typeface used for texts is Stratos from Production Type . Source: Radio Campus Paris program brochure
Designer and Artist Maria Monte’s work in illustration and letterforms is tremendous—and fantastic in scope. Excited about her opinions on creativity and craft Nate Burgos interviews Maria for the Design Feast series celebrating remarkable Makers. Source: There are no shortcuts, only practice.
Adobe Fonts has released 30 free Font Packs , curated by design luminaries to help all creatives jumpstart their work. Developed by design and type leaders like Tad Carpenter , Natasha Jen , Annie Atkins , Monotype , Morisawa and Type Network , these Font Packs are curated collections sourced
Monotype has released the results of its 2018 Font Purchasing Habits survey, after polling 15,745 creative professionals around the world. The goal of the survey was to focus on the font user and the font customer, uncovering “what do customers really want?” Source: Monotype Releases Results of 2018 Font Purchasing
Today, we have a beautiful new book to present from TYPEKNITTING called “Pixel, Patch and Pattern.” Pixel, Patch and Pattern combines two worlds: the coolness of digital typography and the craft of knitting. The author, Rüdiger Schlömer , takes you to a journey step by step into the world of letter
To everyone who shapes technology today. We live in a world where technology is consuming society, ethics, and our core existence. It is time to take responsibility for the world we are creating. Time to put humans before business. Source: Algorithms and sensibility: 150 posters to bring the good in
A selection of fresh new foundries worth adding to your list! Letterform lovers, rejoice! It’s only November, and this year has already seen the apparition of several new foundries created by incredibly talented type designers from all around the world. Source: The Best New Type Foundries of 2018