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4–7 September, 2019


“Zealotry” wouldn’t be an inappropriate collective noun for Underware. They not only design typefaces, they live type—they educate about type, they publish about type, they talk about type, they encourage (and mobilize) others to talk about type. Their work is among the most popular to emerge from independent type foundries—happy-go-lucky, high-quality, text-friendly typefaces for both display use and comprehensive typesetting. Underware’s typefaces stand out because of unique aesthetics, impeccable quality, and a considered collective presence. While taking what it does seriously, Underware is a refreshing foundry that manages not to take itself too seriously.`

ATypI Tokyo | Thursday, 5 September, 2019 | 18:30 – 19:30 | Miraikan Hall


Talk | Presented in English

While something like a self-writing font may sound like a contradiction in terms at first blush, we also know that a typeface and a font are two different things. A font is a type in a particular size, weight, and...

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