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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Elbert, Your Hubbard is Bare

Looking back on Elbert Hubbard's fable "The City of Tagaste," "where machine-made books were so cheap that they could be used to throw at the cat."

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Alphabets to Go

Steven Heller takes a look at Milton Glaser and Seymour Chwast's classic Photolettering type-to-go poster.

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Interplanetary Graphic Design

Aaron Perry-Zucker launched a design-for-good campaign last Thursday focused on building a new collection of space mission patch designs.

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Smoking Out the USSR

Steven Heller examines vintage Soviet cigarette packages, courtesy of !PRODUCTIVE ARTS!