Structural differences between the Persian (top) and Urdu (bottom) flavours of the Nasta’liq style

TDi 2024 | Practice masterclass and research working seminar

27 February 2024

Announcing the 2024 intensive summer course in typeface design: one week of a multiscript masterclass, and one week of a research-focused working seminar. Read more… Read more

Chinese publishing collaboration proceeds

8 November 2018

The inaugural symposium of the Creative Chinese Character Industry took place at the Beijing Convention Center on 3 and 4 November. The symposium brought together… Read more

Information design, architecture and pharmacy: combating AMR

16 February 2018

Competition Calling small design practices, architects, information designers and pharmacists Are you interested in how the design of space and information impacts on behavior and… Read more

Breaking down Barriers wins CIOB award for innovation

8 March 2017

Breaking down Barriers (BdB) – our multidisciplinary inclusive design project – has received a Highly Commended Award for Innovation in Education and Training in the 2016… Read more

Adobe publishes Bickham Script Pro 3

12 February 2016

After several years of development, Adobe published the updated version of Bickham Script Pro, a connecting script based on the examples in George Bickham’s The Universal Penman. The… Read more

Apple’s new system fonts

15 June 2015

  There is a good community of Typography graduates working at Apple, and in recent days we got a peek at what they’ve been working on.… Read more

Google PlayBooks have new typeface by Reading graduates

12 May 2015

Google’s PlayBooks application features a new typeface family by Type-Together, which was founded by Reading alumni Veronika Burian and José Scaglione. The brief for the… Read more