Typography

Typography design is a vibrant field in the digital era, with designers creating web fonts, crafting new versions of classics, and delving into everything from hand-drawn type to experimental typography. Printmag experts including Paul Shaw, Steven Heller, and J.J. Sedelmaier provide thoughtful reflections on fonts and typography designers, providing a wealth of inspiration. Interviews reveal the behind-the-scenes artistry of the craft.

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Type of the Future Past

"Futura. Die Schrift." is an exceptional exhibition and catalog at the Gutenberg Museum in Germany.

Work by Designer of the Week: Ashley Batton + Calligraphy Designs

Designer of the Week: Ashley Batton

Designer of the Week Ashley Batton is an in-house designer at a fashion startup in San Francisco, as well as a letterer with a love for calligraphy designs.

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Drinking the Kool-Aid

This Jonestown pamphlet is an eerie reminder that graphic design can always be a weapon of mass delusion.

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A Little Taste of Modernity

I've long been fond of Streamline Modernism—the marriage of speed, kinetics, machines and the Avant Garde that manifests in trains, boats, planes and cars.