Thursday 16 June 2022
c/o Intuit Lab, Batiment B
90 rue Javel, 75015 Paris
On Thursday 16 June 2022: Toshi Omagari will talk about his fabulous recent projects. 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, Paris.
→ Registration will open on 7 June 2022!
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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Toshi is an independent typeface designer in London who runs his own studio. Inspired by the old game fonts, Toshi has started Tabular Type Foundry that releases monospaced typefaces only. He also runs Omega Type Foundry for non-monospaced fonts. Writing systems of his interest and specialty are not only limited to Latin but others, including Cyrillic, Greek, Arabic, Tibetan, and Mongolian. At Monotype he has released a number of revivals of forgotten classics such as Metro Nova, The Berthold Wolpe Collection, and Neue Plak, while also working on custom typefaces for clients such as H&M and Sir Quentin Blake.
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.