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4 June 2019
We’re looking forward to tonight’s Type Tuesday with Hansje van Halem, Mark Thomson and Ferdinand Ulrich.
The type panel, chaired by Sarah Snaith, includes Jason Smith (Fontsmith), Jeremy Tankard (Jeremy Tankard Typography) and Emanuela Conidi (Cast).
Join us for prosecco and buy your copy of Eye 98 (as well as bargain back issues) at the Eye shop. As always, all proceeds from ticket sales go to St Bride Foundation.
Rick Poynor’s latest Photo Critique dives into the world of ‘social’ photography. In ‘A confederacy of lunches’, Rick reviews The Social Photo: On Photography and Social Media (Verso), a book that includes no photos whatsoever.
There are lots of interesting design events taking place around the world this month: Kerning, the international conference on typography in Faenza, Italy (5-7 June); the European Design Festival in Warsaw, Poland (6-9 June); the Birmingham Design Festival in Birmingham, UK (6-8 June); and the Typographics conference in New York City, US (14-15 June). Look out also for our forthcoming reports from What Design Can Do México City and Romanian Design Week.
Warmest regards from London
John Walters, editor
PS Dates for your diary: the next Type Tuesday events will take place on 3 September and 26 November 2019.
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