Diego Vainesman, chairman emeritus of the Type Directors Club, recently returned from Havana, where he was seeking typographic treasures.
More and more cities are using individual proprietary fonts. Such is the case for Tilburg, The Netherlands, which now has the TilburgsAns face.
The Beauty of Letterpress has released the Lustig Elements Collection, a limited-edition of letterpress prints designed by Craig Welsh and supporting the Hamilton Wood Type & Printing museum
Roberto Blake covers out-of-the-box projects for fresh and interesting print design inspiration.
Steven Heller presents sheet music published in Italy during the fin de siecle in the Art Nouveau style.
Robert Bringhurst has written and designed an exceptional "natural history" of Hermann Zapf's most enduring design project, Palatino.
Heller shares some of illustrator and letterer Chris Piascik's work—full of silly animals and dangerous egomaniac, serial lying presidential candidates.
Blueprint for Counter Education by Maurice R. Stein and Larry Miller is one of the defining (but neglected) works of radical pedagogy of the Sixties era.
An upcoming exhibit sheds light on the glamour & exoticism of tourism campaigns that lured Americans to Cuba.
Heller talks with Robert Brownjohn's daughter, who has created a living, if virtual, monument/archive for her father's iconic and less known work.