What’s New Archive 2014

Graphisme en France

Translated into English for the first time, Graphisme en France 2014 addresses several of the major concerns within graphic design.

Updates to ScriptSource

ScriptSource is a dynamic, collaborative reference to the writing systems of the world, with detailed information on scripts, characters & languages.

Bauhaus Texts Now For Free

Texts by Piet Mondrian, Walter Gropius, Paul Klee, and other leading Bauhaus artists have been digitized by Bibliotheque Kandinsky.

Making of FF Franziska

A micro site dedicated to the process of creating a font. From the sketches to the finest details and OpenType features.

OpenBrand for Adobe CC

OpenBrand for Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator. With this new plugin designers won’t even have to leave Photoshop or Illustrator to access their files.

Typorn by Parachute

TYPORN is a curated portfolio for the discerning font lover, an online platform for the Typophile Generation.

New Rosetta web

It has been in the works for over a year and rather than a simple redesign it is a complete repositioning of the foundry.

New Tees by House Industries

New Summer Tees In Special Packaging from House Industries. Eight new styles with limited-edition hand-printed and numbered packaging.

Massimo Vignelli dies aged 83

Massimo Vignelli has died. He had received letters from around the world following the announcement earlier this month that he was gravely ill.

ED-Awards winners announced

Visit the website of the European Design Awards to discover the best European graphic design projects.

New free font by Adobe

Adobe offers free font to celebrate 25 years of digital type design. Download Source Serif at SourceForge or TypeKit.

Urban Grotesk by Suitcase

A new sans serif family by Tomáš Brousil Urban Grotesk attempts to follow the best of traditions of Grotesk typefaces.


Do you know about the new Publishing- and Competition-Platform quadaward? It is independent, free of charge and international.

TDC Winners 2014

There was a total of only 24 entries selected by the jury from nearly 200 submitted from 29 countries. Check the best typefaces!

Slanted #23 Swiss Issue

Photos, text and video interviews with 23 designers and studios give insight to contemporary design work in Switzerland.

OpenBrand: Now Free Forever

OpenBrand is now more designer friendly, with prices easier to understand and it's free for smaller brands.

Typostrate Project

The mission since the beginning of typostrate, was to create a site which shows the passion and power of typography to the world.

A Good User Interface

A Good User Interface has high conversion rates and is easy to use. In other words, it's nice to both the business side as well as the people using it.

Font Inspector by URTD

Font Inspector is an analytics script for FontLab and RoboFont. It generates a comprehensive overview of design and metrics of all open fonts.

Favorite Typefaces of 2013

Typographica.org: This year marks another step in the typographic diversi­fi­cation we observed in our previous annual.

Works That Work, No.3

In this issue we look at designs from the past that have shaped the present, and designs from the present that will affect the future.

The Best of Fonts In Use in 2013

We mark our third anniversary by honoring some of our favorite typography from the year that was. Contributed by Stephen Coles.

Emil Yakupov (1957–2014)

Emil Yakupov has passed away. Together with Vladimir Yefimov (who had died almost exactly two years ago), Emil co-founded ParaType in 1998.

Farewell, Peter Bruhn

Peter Bruhn passed away unexpectedly in his home in Malmö, Sweden on February 21, 2014. He was an influential figure in digital type.

ED Awards deadline tomorrow

The entry deadline is 21 February 2014! The European Design Awards is the comprehensive annual awards organization.

FONTapp font finder

FONTapp helps you find your font. In FontApp you will find a font by specifying its appearance. A web project by Innouveau.

Typography Insight for iOS

Typography Insight is an iPad and iPhone application that introduces new methods for learning and teaching typefaces.

A Typographic Videogame

Type:Rider is an adventure puzzle typographic game available for iOS and Android. Immerse yourself in this fascinating and unique experience.

Context of Diacritics

Context of Diacritics is an analysis of diacritics made to help type designers with refining the character sets of their fonts.

Open Sans Hebrew

Open Sans Hebrew was designed by Yanek Iontef as an extension of the a Latin humanist sans serif typeface designed by Steve Matteson.

Hiii Typography Winners

Hiii Typography is an international typography design competition. Check the list of winners of the Latin and Chinese categories.