Sylvia Tournerie + Albert Jan-Pool
Tuesday 11 July 2017
22 bis Rue des Taillandiers
75011, Paris, France
On Tuesday 11 July 2017, at Le Tank: Sylvia Tournerie + Albert Jan-Pool. Facilitator: Véronique Marrier.
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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Graphic designer and ESAG/Penninghen alumni, Sylvia Tournerie first made her mark in the world of music with tight collaborations and a series of avant-garde artworks and music videos, before underground fashion came knocking at her door. Sylvia’s versatile appetite for graphic design has also given her a natural privileged seat within the contemporary art scene for which she has been art directing numerous publications, artist exhibitions and cultural center: title for the franco-german cultural channel Arte or working for the “Hermes hors les murs” crafstpeople exhibition visual identity which she designed for the famous brand.
Albert-Jan Pool was born in Amsterdam on the 9th of July 1960. After studying at the KABK in The Hague with Gerrit Noordzij, he left for Hamburg in 1987 and worked with Scangraphic and URW. Since 1994 he runs his studio Dutch Design and designs typefaces such as FF OCR-F and FF DIN as well as corporate typefaces for well known brands like C&A, JET and HEM. Together with type-consultant Stefan Rögener he wrote the both useful and provocative book ‘Branding with Type’ in 1995. He teaches typeface design at the Muthesius Academy in Kiel.
Véronique Marrier managed 90_degrés from 1996 to 2000, the first gallery dedicated to graphic design in France. She co-founded the Alliance française des designers and contributed to F7 association that organized from 2003 to 2010 graphic designers talks in Paris. In 2003, she worked for the Festival international de l’affiche et du graphisme in Chaumont.
Since 2008, she is the project manager for graphic design at the Centre national des arts plastiques (CNAP) and editorial manager of Graphisme en France.