Thursday 9 June 2022
c/o Intuit Lab, Batiment B
90 rue Javel, 75015 Paris
On Thursday 9 June 2022: Petra Dočekalová will talk about her fabulous recent projects. Facilitator: aaron Levin. 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, Paris.
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Our free talks open to the public will include two speakers: graphic designer as well as the weekly #typeparis22 international guest critic. The venue is limited to 120 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 #tptalks22 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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Since 2013, Petra Dočekalová (PhD, 2020, Prague) has been a member of the Briefcase Type Foundry team. She is focused on editorial work such as the Typo9010 book, which won several global awards, or the Jaroslav Benda 1882–1970 book, for it’s English Edition she hit a successful Kickstarter campaing in 2020. She is also a letterer, type designer, sign painter, and lettering artist, working on new digital scripts. Petra received the TDC Award of excellence for her diploma project dealing with Czechoslovak calligraphy and new hand lettering forms.
Aaron Levin is a Creative Brand Strategist who believes in merging strategic and creative thinking. Born in 1958 in Topeka, Kansas, USA, he moved to Paris in 1972 where he later obtained a master’s degree in visual arts. Aaron has over 40 years of experience as Creative Director of Euro RSCG Design, Landor Paris, Dragon Rouge Paris, BETC Design, Curius, Piaton & Associés and Stories, directing award-winning branding projects. His interest in all things typographic led him to share his knowledge and passion with his students since 2012 at ECV, a Parisian design school.