News from ReType
The Hague, Netherlands - 30 March 2011
ReType creates a new type family for the City of Bath
ATypI call for papers
Reykjavík - 17 March 2011
The Association Typographique Internationale has issued its call for proposals for talks, presentations, and workshops at the 2011 ATypI conference in Reykjavík, Iceland, September 14–18. The deadline for submissions is April 30, 2011.
Wood Type from P22
Buffalo, NY - 15 March 2011
P22's Preissig Scrape font is now available from Virgin Wood Type.
The Raster Tragedy
Redmond, WA - 14 March 2011
Beat Stamm has just completed a revised and extended version of his article, the "Raster Tragedy."
Emigre fonts acquired by MOMA
Sacramento, CA - 1 March 2011
Five Emigre font familes have been acquired by the Museum of Modern Art in New York for their Design and Architectural Collection.
Making Faces film released
Buffalo, N.Y. - 1 March 2011
P22 has released Richard Kegler's film Making Faces: Metal Type in the 21st Century, a design documentary about the working process of Jim Rimmer as he creates a new metal typeface. Making Faces is available on DVD and for select theatrical screenings.