Feature: Typography

 
Stanley Morison: Changing the Times

Stanley Morison: Changing the Times

In 1929 Monotype’s typographical adviser, Stanley Morison, published an article critical of the design…

 
Beatrice Warde: Manners and type

Beatrice Warde: Manners and type

Sara De Bondt introduces a transcript of a rediscovered 1959 interview with Warde.

 
Robin Nicholas

Robin Nicholas

‘I don’t see myself as a typeface designer. Hermann Zapf is a typeface designer. What I have done is to…

 
Machine and man

Machine and man

Neil Winter demonstrates the art and science of the Monotype as he prepares galleys of hot metal type at…

 
They work with words: 3

They work with words: 3

As an exercise in cross-Channel translation, OK-RM has devised a typographic spread exclusively for Eye.…

 
They work with words: 2

They work with words: 2

Modern Toss has devised a typographic spread about the perils and pleasures of punctuation – exclusively…

 
They work with words: 1

They work with words: 1

Fraser Muggeridge has devised a typographic spread exclusively for Eye.

 
Street life

Street life

Bremen’s street magazine Die Zeitschrift der Strasse is a social project that benefits its student…

 
Free for all

Free for all

In designing the Ubuntu type family, Dalton Maag had to produce faces for print and screen in thirteen…

 
Memory of books

Memory of books

An elaborate, tactile catalogue – and a digital typeface – pay tribute to a golden age of Spanish…

 
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