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Beginning a new chapter

This marks the closure of my studio, Typologic, as I am excited to move on to a fantastic new opportunity. Thanks for all the fish — 

Typographics 2016

Getting ready for New York in June 2016: Details of my Typographics talk have been posted 

TypeCon 2016

I will be speaking at TypeCon Seattle in August 

Pangramme exhibition

My Nordvest was exhibited at French type design exhibition Pangramme, and awarded a special jury selection 

TypoLabs moderation & talk

I will be moderating the new TYPO Labs conference in Berlin on May 10–11, and speak at it too 

New work: Dutch Alphabets

I contributed a broadside to Mathieu Lommen & Peter Verheul’s luxurious edition of “Dutch Alphabets” 

Typeface presentation: Nordvest

I will give a brief talk on my upcoming typeface Nordvest at Typographische Gesellschaft München, March 1 

Sélavy featured at Type Brut

My free font Sélavy is now also available from art-historical foundry Type Brut in Brooklyn 

Kerning for Nitti Mostro

I contributed the kerning to Pieter van Rosmalen’s new superfat display typeface, Nitti Mostro 

Lecture and workshops at ésad Amiens

I am giving a lecture and workshop at the école supérieure d’art et du design in Amiens, France 

An F for Fitchburg

I contributed a letter to Anna Schuleit Haber’s art project “The Alphabet” for and in Fitchburg, MA 

Frere-Jones Type: Weight mapping

An interesting challenge: Visualizing changing stroke weights along letterforms as color gradients 

Typo Berlin 2015

I spoke about typefaces with reversed contrast at the Typo Berlin conference 

Visualizations for Bold Monday

I generated hundreds of overviews of character sets & OpenType features for Bold Monday’s new website 

Live font interpolation with SVG

An experiment: Getting some SVG font data to interpolate in the browser 

Print Magazine

I am featured as a “Type Designer to watch” in PRINT magazine’s February 2015 issue 

Hello 2015!

Positive lookahead to the new year. 


Uploaded a new RoboFont extension: Suffixer helps with replacing, adding, removing glyph name suffixes. 

New Website

New website online! Please consider it a beta, and report things that may break. 


I am speaking at the TypeAmsterdam symposium on November 27 at Bijzondere Collecties UvA.