Peter Bilak of Typotheque just announced the launch of TPTQ Arabic, a new type foundry dedicated to developing original high-quality Arabic typefaces.
Moderne Bauformen was one of many architectural magazines that attempted to define what Modern was in post-war Germany.
Michael Dooley explores German book cover design featured in the new book, "The Book Cover in the Weimar Republic."
Dooley talks with pop culture archaeologist Warren Dotz, author of books on design artifacts such as packaging labels for firecrackers... and Elephant Love.
Lucio Passerini and his students at Cfp Bauer tell the story of a fictional typographer through a collection of prints exploring different techniques.
Steven Heller tracks down a mysterious Burning Man competitor from 1915 in The Illustrated Travel Journal from Milan.
Steven Heller examines the evolution of Dutch Nouveau typography from simple functionalism to extreme decoration.
Venice has stencil, London has Gill Sans and Amsterdam has what locals refer to as "Krulletters"—highly ornamented script painted with a brush.
Steven Heller talks with !Productive Arts! about their rare collection of Soviet-era cigarette packages.
Designer Gerry L'Orange recently returned from a trip to Havana, where he surveyed classic Cuban street type.