Ferdinand P. Ulrich

Recent articles by Ferdinand P. Ulrich

Minjoo Ham: Ode to darkness

Issue 100, Summer 2020


Minjoo Ham’s charming heavyweight Hangul typeface, inspired by Korean movie posters, is now…

Last man casting

Issue 98, Spring 2019


Rainer Gerstenberg is one of the few people in the world to cast foundry type, keeping alive a…

From punch cutters to number crunchers

Issue 94, Summer 2017


In the summer of 1983, a Stanford seminar became a milestone in the long transition from craft to…