Course Documents

Syllabi
Schedule
Research One
Research Two
Research Three
Research Four
Research Schedule

Delicious
Ellen Lupton's Thinking with Type
Leslie Cabarga's Learn Fontlab Fast

Information

Type glossary
Typography Timeline
Type Primer
Typographic Design: Form and Communication, 4th Edition
Lupton's History of Letters Lecture
Amy Purcell's Helvetica links
Letter Spacing Workshop
Teaching Type
Type Culture
Open Type
Mixing Fonts Cheat Sheet
common typographic mistakes
Typography 101 | Typophile
History of design

Project One: Letters

Project Sheet
info
Garamond Powerline
How to: Make a Hand-Drawn Font Gemma O'Brien
an alphabet by the Wouters
John Caserta's foam typography
write here, right now
the new(er) typography
type the sky
Marion Bataille's ABC-3D

Project Two: Signs

Project Sheet
info
what is a map?
Why are we Changing Maps
Peter's Projection Map
creative mapping blog
ifItwasmyhome emotionally vague
Deborah Aschheim
Gerd Arntz' icon designs
Xu Bing strange maps blog
Paula Scher's maps
world subways
transit map of the world's transit systems
information aesthetics blog
Janice Caswell's
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
the Minard map

resources

Thinking about Type
Identifont
What the Font?
Typophile
Type Culture
lorem ipsum generator
thedesignencyclopedia
Cooper Black / Film by Chesire Dave
Russian Avant-Garde Books
Design films by Hillman Curtis
The Art of the Title Sequence
Kuler
UNCG Library
archive.org
NYPL archive
Stock.xchng
Blue Vertigo
RGB to Pantone

materials

Hollander's
Epson paper online
John Neal Bookseller
Southern Photo
Hiromi Paper
Jerry's artarama

inspiration & information

Core 77
Smashing Magazine
Swiss Miss Bibliodyssey
Paleo-future
FFFOUND!
I love typography
Design Observer
History of Visual Communication
Book Covers
History of Visual Communication
Michael Bierut hates ITC Garamond
Amy's Helvetica links
Chank's Free Fonts

design organizations
and student competitions


Voice: AIGA Journal of Design
AIGA Design Archives
CSU International Poster Collection
Chicago International Poster Biennial
SIGGRAPH student poster competition
Adobe Design Achievement Awards
Creativity Awards


Project Three: Symbols

Project Sheet
info
Boggs Quotes
History of American currency
The new bills
Sarah McIntire Dollar Redesign Proposal
Sarah McIntire website
banknotes.com
Mel Chin
Tom Friedman
Chris Jordan
Sislej Xhafa
Tom Sachs
Charlie England

Project Four: Systems

Project Sheet
info
Lecture
tutorial pt.1

tutorial pt.2

tutorial pt. 3

FontLab
Fontlab tutorials ligatures in FontLab (video)
Flickr type sketchbook pool
Gemma O'Brien
Monom
Cassandre's Dubonnet poster
Stella Artois: Le Passage
The Hardback Henid blog
Rebeca Mendez Presentation on Artists using type
Letters
Signs
&
Symbols
Fall
2010
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