Type@Cooper - Didot, the Genesis of Style

Didot, the Genesis of Style


with Loïc Sander




Tue., Feb. 13 – Tue., Feb. 13, 2018
6:00PM – 7:30PM
location: Koret Auditorium at the San Francisco Public Library Main Branch

In the 1790s in Paris, Firmin Didot reaches maturity as a punch-cutter. His prior years of training have led up to the production of typefaces that would later become icons.




Lecturer: Loïc Sander

Didot, the Genesis of Style
Loïc Sander is a French designer living in California. After an initial training in graphic design and several years making books, he gradually came to focus his attention on designing type and tools for type design.

• Loïc Sander



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