Neil Summerour, Positype
Thursday 20 June 2019
22 bis Rue des Taillandiers
75011, Paris, France
On Thursday 20 June 2019, at Le Tank: Neil Summerour. Facilitator: Véronique Marrier. This is a linked event, any registration for one of the speakers gives you access to the other talk without additional registration.
The TypeParis evening Talks (in english) open its doors at 19:00 at le Tank, Paris.
Our free talks open to the public will include two speakers: graphic designer as well as the weekly #typeparis19 international guest critic. The venue is limited to 130 people, after this limit, you will be added to the waiting list, and your entry will not be fully guaranteed. Our Talks will be given in English, no livestream, but available videos at a later date. Being present on the spot is the best way to miss nothing. Meanwhile, as the #tptalks19 are organized in Paris, France, most of attendees will be Parisians. Le Français sera largement employé par les participants lors de l’inscription et des échanges nombreux durant la soirée.
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Workshop Nº6 Glyphs Secrets. Glyphs core team Georg Seifert and Rainer Erich Scheichelbauer (who speaks French) will show you Glyphs Secrets at TypeParis! Special offer valid until 29th June 2019: €100
A type designer and lettering artist, he’s the founder of the Positype font foundry and Swash & Kern lettering studio. Summerour lectures, leads workshops, draws letters, makes typefaces, and lives happily ever after over and over again. Neil has won the Type Directors Club Certificate of Typographic Excellence six times and was the 2012 recipient of the People’s Choice Award in the Morisawa Type Design competition for his Japanese typeface, Tegaki. Neil currently serves as Chair for the Society of Typographic Aficionados (SOTA).
Véronique Marrier managed 90_degrés from 1996 to 2000, the first gallery dedicated to graphic design in France. She co-founded the Alliance française des designers and contributed to F7 association that organized from 2003 to 2010 graphic designers talks in Paris. In 2003, she worked for the Festival international de l’affiche et du graphisme in Chaumont.
Since 2008, she is the project manager for graphic design at the Centre national des arts plastiques (CNAP) and editorial manager of Graphisme en France.