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Vote for the 2023 ATypI board

Voting is now open to elect the ATypI board of directors for this cycle. Nominations were held December 20, 2022, through January 20, 2023. Candidates running are Zhao Liu, Henrique Nardi, David Lemon, Gloria Kondrup, Jason Pamental, Thomas Phinney, Carolina Laudon, and Wayne Thompson. Each candidate was asked a series of questions and to provide… Continue reading Vote for the 2023 ATypI board

Tour fresque Leon Gischia. Sorbonne Jussieu, at Metro Jussieu location. Photo by L. Ardhuin. (a)Sorbonne University 2023.

ATypI Paris HQ to be Sorbonne Campus Jussieu

The ATypI Paris central venue is the Sorbonne Pierre and Marie Curie/Jussieu Campus. This amazing facility is located in the 5th arrondissement in the heart of the Latin Quarter. Workshops, tours, studio visits, and other optional small-group activities will take place at a variety of inspiring locations around the City of Light.

CD Report Archive

Interested in some of the previous reports published by ATypI country and community delegates? CD Reports. Please follow this link to find a partial archive. It’s a work in progress—we will be adding more reports over time.

The Heart of an Englishman: Remembering Mark Barratt

A singularly bright and shining spirit has left this world. Mark Barratt passed away Saturday, September 11, 2021, at age 68, after bravely battling an illness that took him far too soon. It seems outrageous and impossible to comprehend such profound loss—the mind reels and begs the aching heart to reject the sorrow-making reality of… Continue reading The Heart of an Englishman: Remembering Mark Barratt

The ATypI store is open

We have been hard at work rebuilding our website for over two years. Collaborating with Automattic has been a pleasure and an honor. We are overjoyed to open our brand new website for our members and anyone who loves type and typography as much as we do.

All videos from ATypI All Over 2021 available on YouTube

In celebration of our international community, ATypI All Over 2021 featured speakers from around the world. Offering a snapshot of what’s happening in type and design, this online gathering examined world scripts from historical perspectives while previewing the future of typographic innovation. Watch more ATypI event videos on our YouTube channel.

ATypI de-adopts Vox-ATypI typeface classification system

Global typography nonprofit withdraws endorsement of system it adopted in 1962, will convene exploratory working group surrounding classification. The Association Typographique Internationale (ATypI) announced that it has de-adopted the Vox-ATypI system of typeface classification and has withdrawn its endorsement of the system.  At a regular meeting held online on March 18, 2021, the ATypI board… Continue reading ATypI de-adopts Vox-ATypI typeface classification system

Announcing: ATypI Working Seminars

Gerry Leonidas Learning is at the heart of ATypI’s mission. We provide a space for research, practice, formal education, and life-long learning to come together and support our rapidly evolving field. Our annual conferences always involve local design schools, we have a large community of Country Delegates, and we endorse many events that promote the… Continue reading Announcing: ATypI Working Seminars