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October 2019

Type x Graphic Design: Emerging Global Practices

October 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Parsons The New School for Design, 63 Fifth Avenue, Room L105
New York, NY 10011 United States

We explore this question through conversations with recent design graduates Pragun Agarwal (MICA), Ivy Li (VCU), and Beatriz Lozano (University of Michigan). Through their work, these practitioners hailing from international and local backgrounds touch upon difficult issues of translation and reception of visual culture and ideas. What can all designers learn from their experiences? Emerging Global Practices is the first in a three-part Type x Graphic Design series on global typography and design by AIGA NY and the TDC. Graphic…

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November 2019

TypeThursdayNYC November

November 7 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Type Directors Club, 347 W 36th St Suite 603
New York, NY 10018 United States

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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Practicing Type in the Age of Screens

November 9 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Type Directors Club, 347 W 36th St Suite 603
New York, NY 10018 United States
$10

Typeface design and the implementation of typography has never been more exciting. In many cases, type is presented on monitors, tiny and huge electronic visual displays, i.e., screens. In collaboration with the Type Directors Club, Design Incubation will moderate a panel discussion among design innovators about their design and use of type in today’s changing environment. Moderators Liz DeLuna St John’s University Dan Wong New York City College of Technology, CUNY Panelists Jason Pamental Javier Viramontes Nancy Campbell Ksenya Samarskaya…

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Adi Stern & Veronika Burian: “Harmony and Converse: The Story of Noam Text ”

November 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Type Directors Club, 347 W 36th St Suite 603
New York, NY 10018 United States

Everyone is invited to the winter TDC exhibition opening for Dichotomies, which features posters by 14 designers and illustrators and will be on view at the club through January 30. Join us to welcome type designers Adi Stern and Veronika Burian, who will provide a behind-the-scenes look at the development of Noam Text, a dual-script Latin-Hebrew type family. Adi Stern will introduce the Hebrew script and share his personal and bumpy path of developing his dual-script (Latin-Hebrew) type family Noam…

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