Stéphane Elbaz + Sumner Stone
Tuesday 18 July 2017
22 bis Rue des Taillandiers
75011, Paris, France
On Tuesday 18 July 2017, at Le Tank: Stéphane Elbaz + Sumner Stone. Facilitator: Jean François Porchez.
The TypeParis evening Talks (in english) open its doors at 19:00 at le Tank, Paris.
This is a free event but the venue is limited to 130 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 (by our international guests speakers) as they will be livestream. Meanwhile, as the #tptalks17 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.
Our Talks will be given in English (by our international guests speakers) as they will be livestream. Meanwhile, as the TypeParis Talks 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.
Official hashtags are #typeparis17 #typeparis
Official hashtag for TypeParis Talks 2017 is #tptalks17
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He serves as Head of Product Design and especially reshaped the brand identity and online presence of The Intercept. In 2009 he was awarded the Certificate of Excellence in Type Design from the Type Directors Club of New York for his type family Geneo. Since 2012, he teaches at Type@Cooper, Cooper Union (United States). He was a jury member of the TDC62 Typeface Design Competition in 2016. In 2016 he is publishing the PS Fournier, a large type revival project based on the work of Pierre Simon Fournier. He also designed the TypeParis identity in 2014.
Since 1990 Sumner Stone has been the Founder of Stone Type Foundry Inc. located on Alphabet Farm in Rumsey, California. He has designed over 200 typefaces including four major superfamilies. Sumner is a also a logotype designer, lettering artist, author, and teacher. He was the first Director of Typography for Adobe Systems where he conceived and implemented Adobe’s typographic program including the Adobe Originals along with consulting on the development of Adobe’s type editing software. He was responsible for inventing Adobe’s Multiple Master technology and directing its initial development. He also established Adobe’s Type Advisory Board.
Jean François Porchez
Founder of Typofonderie, type director of ZeCraft, Jean François Porchez’s expertise covers both the design of bespoke typefaces, logotypes and typographic consultancy. He is a frequent speaker at conferences all over the world. He launched TypeParis in 2015. Knight in the order of Arts and Letters in 2015. He was awarded the Prix Charles Peignot in 1998 and numerous prizes for his typefaces. In 2014, Perrousseaux publishes his monograph.