Feature: Typography

 
A Monotype timeline

A Monotype timeline

A selected, chronological list of notable events in the long, complex history of Monotype

 
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

Art, science and hot metal casting.
Photo essay by Phil Sayer

 
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…

 
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