TDC60 Opening Reception/Exhibition & TDC Medal Presentation to David Berlow
July 16 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Cooper Union Gallery
New York City
The Type Directors Club invites members, its honorees, and the press to attend a private showing of its sixtieth annual typography exhibit, TDC60, and the selections from the annual typeface design competition, TDC 2014.
Acknowledgements, announcements of the Best in Show, Best in Show Student Awards and Scholarship presentations start at 6:30 PM.
The exhibition runs July 17 through August 7, 2014.
Please join us as we presents the 27th TDC Medal to David Berlow, typographer and co-founder of Font Bureau. Matthew Carter will be the presenter. Over the past 47 years the TDC Medal has been awarded to individuals who excel in the field of typography and typographic design.
Example of a judge’s choice award: Signage for The Public Theater in New York City
Judge: Debbie Millman
Design: Andrew Freeman, Courtney Gooch, Rafael Medina, and Paula Scher, New York
Art Direction: Paula Scher
Architect: Ennead Architects
Design Firm: Pentagram, New York
Principal Typeface: Knockout
Example of a judge’s choice award: Design of the Arabic typeface Azer
Judge: Georg Seifert
Typeface Designers: Wael Morcos, Ian Party and Pascal Zoghbi (New York, Switzerland, and Beirut)