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February 2019

Type ThursdayNYC February

February 7 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Type Directors Club, 347 W 36th St Suite 603
New York, NY 10018 United States
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TypeThursdayNYC is a monthly gathering of type geeks, held at Type Directors Club. We like to think of ourselves as a type superfamily: we attract local letterform lovers hailing from all disciplines and levels of expertise. Social hours bookend the centerpiece of our event, a group critique we refer to as Type Crit. What the font is Type Crit? Briefly: It’s a critique. Of letterforms. No grades. Plenty of wine. Verbosely: Type Crit is a group critique of up to…

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TypeThursdayNYC (February)

February 28 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Type Directors Club, 347 W 36th St Suite 603
New York, NY 10018 United States
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TypeThursdayNYC is a monthly gathering of type geeks, held at Type Directors Club. We like to think of ourselves as a type superfamily: we attract local letterform lovers hailing from all disciplines and levels of expertise. Social hours bookend the centerpiece of our event, a group critique we refer to as Type Crit. What the font is Type Crit‽
 Briefly: It’s a critique. Of letterforms. No grades. Plenty of wine. Verbosely: Type Crit is a group critique of up to…

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March 2019

Type Drives Culture Conference 2019

March 1 @ 9:00 am - 7:30 pm
SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street
New York, NY 10011 United States
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The Type Directors Club celebrates the undeniable significance of typography around the world. We are a global community of experts and enthusiasts who are united by the shared belief that type drives culture. And culture drives type. Like many industries, typography and type design have long suffered from a lack of diversity and inclusion. But the doors are beginning to widen, revealing a pathway for new ideas, perspectives, and leaders. The annual Type Drives Culture conference on March 1st reflects…

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Zapf Centennial Symposium at The Grolier Club

March 20 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Grolier Club, 47 East 60th Street
New York, NY 10022 United States
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This special event has been organized by The Grolier Committee on Modern Fine Printing. Hermann Zapf was the first person to receive the prestigious TDC Medal in 1967. The symposium speakers include: • Dr. Robert Bringhurst, a Candian known for his work as a linguist, cultural historian, typographer and author of The Elements of Typographic Style • David Pankow, Curator Emeritus, The Melbert B. Cary, Jr. Graphic Arts Collection, Rochester Institute of Technology • Ferdinand Ulrich, typographer, writer and educator,…

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