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Thursday, February 22, 2007

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this is an article i came across on Cyrus Highsmith by Jan Middendorp that first got me seriously thinking about doing type design for my degree project.

Emigre Essays "Call It What It Is" by John Downer
When Cyrus suggested thinking about doing a type revival, i found this Emigre essay about defining type revivals. Downer categorizes his descriptions from truly faithful revivals to marketable counterfeits.

My Type Design Philosophy by Martin Majoor
Jon Cho referred me to this article about Martin Majoor, the designer of Fedra. a generally informative article on type design process.

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