Top industry professionals lead a highly focused and comprehensive study of key typeface design principles: technique, technology, aesthetics, expression, history, and theory. Students explore the foundation of typography in depth by creating their own typefaces in hands-on classes, while developing a broad understanding of the field through lectures, discussions, and research. Electives are offered each term, focusing on topics such as pen and brush lettering, Python programming, and advanced tools for font development. A series of guest lectures round out the curriculum, allowing students deeper insight into specific relevant topics.
Participants leave the program with the specialized skills to design professional-quality digital typefaces and lettering.
Applications for admission to the 2017-18 Extended Program are due at midnight of Wednesday, May 31, 2017. Read more…
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We are happy to announce the dates for the next Typographics festival. Hope to see you there on June 16 & 17, 2017. There will be workshops and tours schedule in the weeks around these dates too, so mark your calendars!
Conference participants can get a 10% discount on Type@Cooper NYC workshops offered between June 12 and 22! You'll find the promo code on your ticket confirmation.
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Free Upcoming Public Lectures
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Upcoming Public Workshops
Sat., Oct. 21 – Sun., Oct. 22, 2017
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Elective for Extended program students and open to the public for a fee (space permitting)
Sat., Nov. 04 – Sun., Nov. 05, 2017
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
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