Adding value to the invisibility of typefaces: Jean François Porchez at TYPO Berlin 2015

Jean François Porchez speaking at TYPO Berlin 2015

TYPO Berlin is in its 20th year running as Europe’s biggest and most successful design event. And since 2011, annual TYPO conferences have also been held to wide acclaim in San Francisco and London. In an eclectic mix of talks, influential thinkers cover social trends, ideas, concepts, technological innovation and the valid principles of good design. For the first time, Jean François Porchez will speak at TYPO Berlin about how adding value to the invisibility of typefaces.

Fête du Graphisme 2015: Roundtable as part of Sacrés caractères short movies

Fête du Graphisme 2015: Table ronde dans le cadre de la projection de Sacrés caractères

As part of the Fête du Graphisme 2015, projection of 12 short movies called Sacrés caractères: Times, Futura, Helvetica, Mistral, Bodoni, Garamond and many others. The film crew including Thomas Sipp, Damien Gautier and Valérianne Boué will be present. This is also an opportunity to honor this essential discipline of graphic arts and unknown to the public, typeface design. “A roundtable hosted by Philippe Di Folco will include typographers, typeface designers including Jean François Porchez.”(Fête du Graphisme 2015: Table ronde dans le cadre de la projection de Sacrés caractères)”“!:/gazette/post/fete-du-graphisme-sacres-caracteres-at-arts-decoratifs/

Typomad: Jean François Porchez speaking in Madrid

Typomad: Jean François Porchez speaking in Madrid, 2014

Typomad is Madrid’s typographic celebration, an annual event where talks, exhibitions and typography workshops floods the capital of Spain. This year, the main theme of the event will be “The hidden part of typography”. Recovering historic figures, innovations and new ways of understanding type. Jean François Porchez will be speaking at this event jointly organized by Di_Mad & Chulotype in Madrid, Spain.