Astronef Super, a new design by Jean François Porchez borrows from the charm of retro-futuristic universes. It is deliberately excessive in his stylistic choices, because his glyphs are intended to be remixed, mixed through his variants.
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.
Today we are launching not one but two new additions to the Typofonderie catalog. The Allumi Inline and the Allumi Hairline.
Altesse, a new design by Jean François Porchez is a typographic adaptation of the formal scripts engraved by French masters of copperplate engraving of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Freed from the constraints of metal type, Altesse designed in 5 optical sizes allows you to rediscover the pleasure of automated calligraphy.
Arteria, a new design by Jean François Porchez is a compressed display typeface available in nine weights. the family features not only joyful alternates, small caps, various dingbats, arrows, quotes, different sets of numerals but also short caps!
Basco, a new design by Bruno Mello is an exploration of the Renaissance style, a period in which letterforms were informed primarily by hand writing. It is clearly a contemporary interpretation of calligraphic shapes forms.