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Gerard Unger Doctoral Degree

On Thursday 5 September at 4.15 p.m. at the Academiegebouw Leiden, Prof. Gerard Unger will defend his doctoral project: Alverata, a present-day, European typeface with roots in the middle ages The thesis is in three parts. Part one documents the … Continue reading

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Here they are:

The works of TypeMedia 2012-2013 are now up in terrific detail on their new site.. Go see. Great site. Great work. Great students!

TM1213 Graduation!

Congratulations to Tania, Étienne, Barbara, Maria, Sun Helen, Adam, Troy, Diana, Krista, Lukas Teo and Bernd! The graduation ceremony of the Master students of TypeMedia 2012-2013 will be Saturday July 6, at 18:00 sharp. At the Koninklijke Academie, Prinsessegracht 4, … Continue reading

Dave Foster talks about TypeMedia

Dave Foster speaks typography, Live at The Distillery from The Distillery on Vimeo. TM1112 grad Dave Foster talks about his experience at TypeMedia, his work and classmates. Follow Dave on @davethedesigner and behance. See his graduation work (and the work … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Colin, class of 2010-2011, now a card carrying typeface designer at H&FJ. [pic nicked from Instagram]

TM Lecture: Ken Barber

House Industries’ lettering artist, typographer and type designer Ken Barber will talk about his work. TM Lecture: Ken Barber. Friday February 8 2013, 15:00, Auditorium Koninklijke Academie van Beeldende Kunsten. Prinsessegracht 4, Den Haag.

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TM alumn Dave Foster bribed his way to his Twitter millennium with a series of great lettering pieces: Twitter Calligraphy


Maria brought a present from Ilya Ruderman from Moscow: the second edition of Yuri Gordon’s “Book of Letters From Аа to Яя”. It will get a good place in the TypeMedia reference library. The book offers a letter by letter … Continue reading

KABK Open day 2013

KABK Open day, a photo by Marina Chaccur on Flickr. Don’t forget the KABK Open Day, Saturday January 26 2013! If you want to join the Portfolio day: Friday January 25, but please register with JW Stas first.