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Type Nite (w/ Ellen Lupton & Abbott Miller)
Sept. 22, 6:30pm
MICA, Brown Center, Falvey Hall
MFA in Graphic Design faculty members Ellen Lupton, Abbott Miller, and type designer Tal Leming, along with special guests, will showcase new typefaces under development; explore type at work on page, on screen, and the built environment; and celebrate the release of Lupton’s new book, Type on Screen, and Miller’s new book, Abbott Miller: Design and Content. On-site and on-line book signings will follow the program.
If you are not in Baltimore: Pre-order your book(s) at the MICA Bookstore website and receive 20% off. You will have the opportunity to fill out how you would like your book(s) inscribed. The author(s) will sign your book(s) and the store will mail them to you. Include your Twitter handle and we’ll tweet a photo of the author(s) signing your book(s)! Following the autographing session with attendees, the authors will take questions from remote fans via Twitter. Use the Twitter hash-tag #TypeNite when you tweet your question, and don’t forget to follow #TypeNite on Twitter to experience the whole event!
At Strand Books in NYC on June 26, 2014, Ellen Lupton and her students from MICA spoke about the book they wrote, Type on Screen: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Developers, and Students, available now from Princeton Architectural Press.
Book Talk: Ellen Lupton’s Type on Screen
Strand Books, NYC
June 26, 7:00–8:00pm
Ellen will discuss her new book Type on Screen, the digital-age companion to her bestselling Thinking with Type. Some of her students (and collaborators) from MICA, including Christopher Clark, Javier Lopez, and Young Sun Compton will share their own work!
Join us! Details here.
Type on Screen:
A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Developers, and Students
Edited by Ellen Lupton
Available May 27
The long awaited follow-up to our classic Thinking with Type, Type on Screen (Ellen Lupton, editor) is coming this May. It will be the definitive guide to using classic typographic concepts of form and structure to make dynamic compositions for screen-based applications. Reserve your copy now.
Enroll today in Ellen Lupton’s free basic typography workshop on Skillshare: http://skl.sh/15ItLqI
Three of our most popular graphic design titles have been updated in the past year or so. Here is a summary of the new material:
Thinking with Type
Second, Revised, Expanded Edition
A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Editors, & Students
by Ellen Lupton
The revised edition includes 48 pages of new content, including updated information on web stylesheets, the use of ornaments and captions, lining and non-lining numerals, small caps and enlarged capitals, as well as information on font licensing, mixing typefaces, and hand lettering.
Geometry of Design
Revised and Updated Second Edition
Studies in Proportion and Composition
by Kimberly Elam
This new edition features an additional 36 pages of content that offer more visual explanations of these geometric principles at work.
How to Be a Graphic Designer without Losing Your Soul
by Adrian Shaughnessy
This new expanded edition brings this essential book up to date with new chapters on professional skills, the creative process, and global trends that include social responsibility, ethics, and the rise of digital culture. In addition it features inspiring new interviews with leading designers including Jonathan Barnbrook, Sara De Bondt, Stephen Doyle, Ben Drury, Paul Sahre, Dmitri Siegel, Sophie Thomas, and Magnus Vol Mathiassen.