Past Events

EVENTS | 5 MARCH 2013

Paul Barnes lecturing in Copenhagen

On 5 March, 2013, Paul will be speaking about his general design work and Commercial Type in Copenhagen at the HK Grafisk Kommunication.Then on 6 March 2013, Paul will speak at Danish Faces with Trine Rask of Kontrapunkt.
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Tue–Wed, 5–6 March 2013, Open to the public

5 March at 17:30 at HK grafisk kommunikation

Hovedstaden

Svend Aukens Plads 11.

Copenhagen

 

6 March at 18:00 at Kontrapunkt

Nikolaj Plads 2

Copenhagen

 

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EVENTS | 23 FEBRUARY 2013

Paul Barnes lecturing at "Tell me about editorial design!"

Paul will be lecturing on making typefaces for newspapers and magazines at a conference on editorial design in Munich, fittingly called "Tell me about editorial design!".
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Sat–Sun, 23–24 February 2013, 10:00–18:00

Literaturhaus München

Salvatorplatz 1

80333 München

Germany

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EVENTS | 20 FEBRUARY 2013

Paul Barnes in Lyon for a workshop and lecture

Paul will be teaching a workshop at Ecole Nationale Superieure Des Beaux Arts in Lyon, where he will also deliver his lecture “You can’t repeat the past”.
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Wed–Thu, 20–21 February 2013

École nationale supérieure des beaux-arts de Lyon

8Bis Quai St Vincent

69001 Lyon

France

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EVENTS | 30 JANUARY 2013

Paul Barnes lecturing at Reading University

Paul will be lecturing to the students in the MA Typeface Design program at the University of Reading.
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Wednesday, 30 January 2013

 

 

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Not open to the public.
EVENTS | 29 NOVEMBER 2012

Paul Barnes lecturing at the KABK

The Beatrice Warde memorial lecture, "You Can't Repeat the Past", makes its first outing in mainland Europe at the KABK in the Hague, the Netherlands. Paul Barnes will be showing how his work relates to the past, and will be showing rarely seen images of the Caslon foundry, sans serifs from 1806, mono line letters from the 18th century and much, much more.
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Thursday, 29 November 2012, 3:00pm

KABK

Prinsessegracht 4

2514 AN Den Haag

Netherlands

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Limited seating available
EVENTS | 8 NOVEMBER 2012

Workshop and Lecture by Christian Schwartz in Mexico City

Christian Schwartz will be teaching a workshop entitiled "Diseño de tipografía: de la calle al estudio" ("Type design: from the street to the studio") in Mexico City, hosted by Grupo Horma. He will also deliver a lecture at a one-day conference on typography, alongside speakers including David Kimura and Marina Garone.
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Thu–Sat, 8–10 November 2012

Workshop at Grupo Horma

Allende 21, Int. 402

esq. República de Cuba

Centro Histórico

06000 Ciudad de México

 

Lecture at Museo Franz Mayer

Av. Hidalgo 45, Cuauhtemoc

Centro Histórico

06300 Ciudad de México

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Workshop $ 3 900.00 pesos.
EVENTS | 19 OCTOBER 2012

Paul Barnes to speak at TYPO London

Paul will be speaking at TYPO London 2012, which has the theme "Social". Although this is just two days after his lecture at St Bride, he promises to deliver a completely different talk.
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Fri–Sat, 19–20 October 2012

Logan Hall

Institute of Education London

University of London

20 Bedford Way

London WC1H 0AL

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EVENTS | 18 OCTOBER 2012

Beatrice Warde Memorial Lecture by Paul Barnes

Paul Barnes will be giving the annual Beatrice Warde Lecture at the St Bride Foundation in London. Entitled "You can't repeat the past", Paul's lecture will address how important the past has been in his work, how it has influenced many of his designs and what we can learn from it in making contemporary typefaces.
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Thursday, 18 October 2012, 7:00–9:00pm

St Bride Foundation

14 Bride Lane

London

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Open to the public. Tickets £5.
EVENTS | 17 OCTOBER 2012

TypoCakap with Christian Schwartz in Kuala Lumpur

Christian Schwartz will be lecturing on type design at Dasein Academy of Art in Kuala Lumpur on the afternoon of October 17, hosted by TypoKaki.
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Wednesday, 17 October 2012, 2:00–4:00pm

Dasein Art Academy

No. 3A-12-G, Jalan Wangsa Delima 10

Desa Wangsa, Sec 5, Wangsa Maju,

53300 Kuala Lumpur

Malaysia

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Limited space available.
EVENTS | 30 AUGUST 2012

Paul Barnes speaking at Designyatra 2012

Paul Barnes will be speaking at Kyoorius Designyatra 2012 in Goa, India. The theme of this year's conference is "The Divide".
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30 August–1 September 2012

Grant Hyatt Goa

Bambolim, North Goa

Goa, India, 403206

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EVENTS | 28 JUNE 2012

Paul Barnes at “Out of the box: archive night at St Bride”

Eye magazine and the St Bride foundation are hosting an informal evening of graphic designers talking about their favorite objects from the vast collections at St Bride. The panel is made up of Sara De Bondt, Violetta Boxill, Simon Esterson, Alan Powers, Mark Thomson, and our own Paul Barnes.
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Thursday, 28 June 2012, doors open 6.30, main event from 7–9pm

St Bride Foundation

14 Bride Lane

London

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EVENTS | 5 JUNE 2012

Christian Schwartz at MagNet 2012

Christian Schwartz will be delivering two lectures on type design for publications at MagNet 2012, an annual conference in Toronto held by Magazines Canada.
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Tue–Fri, 5–8 June 2012

Courtyard Marriott Downtown

475 Yonge St

Toronto, ON M4Y 1X7

Canada

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EVENTS | BOOKS | 29 MAY 2012

Book signing in Paris with Paul Barnes

On Tuesday 29 May at 7pm, Paul Barnes will be signing copies of newly published Marian, une collection de revivals at the office of Ypsilon Éditeur.
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Tuesday, 29 May 2012, 7:00pm

Ypsilon Éditeur

34 bis rue Sorbier

75020 Paris, France

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EVENTS | 2 NOVEMBER 2011

Christian Schwartz at DesignThinkers 2011

Christian Schwartz will be speaking at the Association of Registered Graphic Designers' 12th annual DesignThinkers Conference in Toronto, along with an impressive list of designers from all areas of graphic design.
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EVENTS | 21 AUGUST 2011

Lecture by Christian Schwartz at Les Rencontres internationales de Lure

Christian Schwartz will be speaking on "Obsessions in Type Design" at the 2011 Rencontres internationales de Lure, a weeklong conference on typography taking place in Lurs, Alpes de Haute Provence, France.
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Sun–Fri, 21–26 August 2011

Lurs

Alpes de Haute Provence

France

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EVENTS | 13 JUNE 2011

AGDA International Speakers Tour: Paul Barnes & Christian Schwartz in Australia

Paul Barnes and Christian Schwartz will be touring Australia in June, giving 7 talks and a workshop over 12 days. Their lecture will touch on a number of the projects they have collaborated on, and discuss how they came together to form Commercial Type.
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Mon–Wed, 13–22 June 2011

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EVENTS | 10 JUNE 2011

Lecture by Paul Barnes at The Design Society, Singapore

Paul Barnes will be lecturing about his work at The Design Society in Singapore.
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Friday, 10 June 2011, 7:00pm See Map
EVENTS | 10 MAY 2011

Christian Schwartz at Wei sraum. Forum Visuelle Gestaltung Innsbruck

Christian Schwartz will be speaking on collaborations in type design as part of the wei sraum lecture series at aut in Innsbruck, Austria. The lecture is open to the public and admission is free.
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Tuesday, 10 May 2011, 20:00

aut. architektur und tirol

im adambräulois

welzenbacher platz

16020 innsbruck

austria

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Admission free.
EVENTS | 31 MARCH 2011

Lecture and Workshop by Christian Schwartz at The University of the Arts in Philadelphia

Christian Schwartz and esteemed calligrapher and type designer Kris Holmes will each be teaching a weeklong workshop for students at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania during the last week in March. The two will also be lecturing as part of the local AIGA's "Exposed" lecture series. The lectures will be open to the public and will be held at University of the Arts, Levitt ...
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Thursday, 31 March 2011

University of the Arts

Levitt Auditorium

Gersham Y

Broad and Pine Streets

Philadelphia

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Open to the public
EVENTS | 15 NOVEMBER 2010

Lecture by Christian Schwartz Type@Cooper

Christian Schwartz will be delivering the lecture "How Can You Change a Modern Classic?: The Story Behind the Guardian's Typefaces" to the students at the Type@Cooper program at Cooper Union.
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Monday, 15 November 2010, 6:30–8:30pm

The Cooper Union

Rose Auditorium

41 Cooper Square

New York, NY 10003

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$17 for TDC members. $20 for non-members.