ISType Mono talk: Jean François Porchez

ISType Mono talk: Jean François Porchez

Under the title “Type design to serve a purpose”, Jean François Porchez keynote is about building typographic identities based on authentic roots. What are the differences between bespoke typefaces and retail typefaces? It is a question of creative research that will allow the expression of a unique and identifiable typographic whole.

Happy new year 2021

typofonderie newyear 2020

2020 will have been a year full of surprises, a complicated, and sometimes painful year for some, which is coming to an end. We wish you a year 2021 full of hope, and a happy new year to all of you! Let’s come back to some current and future projects.

Jean François Porchez keynote speaker at TypeCon, Minneapolis

Jean François Porchez keynote speaker at TypeCon, Minneapolis

Under the title “Type design in the computer age”, Jean François Porchez keynote is about building typographic identities based on authentic roots. How connotations, history and even politics can influence the way we work. But also what does it mean to design typefaces today? Let’s questionning the typographical genres, where to set limits in typeface revivals, how to use sources and materials in an ethical way.