Apr 3, 2014
Burlingame, by Monotype
A typeface with its early roots in video games and a future in the automotive and UI world, the Burlingame design’s angled cuts and loose spacing offers beautiful, high legibility in challenging digital settings, as well as a host of other potential environments.
Jan 28, 2014
From Griffo to Gridnik
We spoke to The Foundry’s Freda Sack about the challenges of digitizing iconic Wim Crouwel typefaces, the importance of hand lettering, and why design should be used as a ‘distinctive perfume.’
Dec 19, 2013
A new exhibition typeface for The Museum of Science
Typeface Designer Akira Kobayashi discusses his Akko design, which brands a new exhibit at the Museum of Science, Boston.
Mar 14, 2014
The Type Case Type Quiz
Put your typographic knowledge to the test, with our 8-question quiz covering everything from the first italic fonts to presidential campaign typeface choices and traditional typographers’ tools.
Dec 23, 2013
Top Ten Moments in Type from 2013
As the year draws to a close, we're looking back over the last 12 months of type news and events. Covering David Bowie artwork, newspaper redesigns, controversial logo decisions, and even a little bit of Sigmund Freud, we present, in no particular order, our list of top ten type moments.
Nov 18, 2013
Beyond Words: Museum Exhibit Reaches Visitors Through Type
On Nov. 16, the Museum of Science, Boston opened its newest permanent exhibition, the Hall of Human Life. The museum's largest exhibition since the 1990s, the 10,000-square-foot space draws from the region's vibrant life sciences and medical communities to engage visitors in their own biology and health.