TypeParis17: Presentation day!

Friday 21 July 2017

TypeParis (ECV Buffon)
27 Rue Buffon
75005 Paris

Since the Monday 19 June 2017, a group of fifteen attendees from more than 10 different countries worked everyday on a typeface family. It was hard, but so good!

Join us to see the fifteen new typefaces families designed in 5 weeks.

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They will present the results to conclude this third edition of TypeParis on Friday 21 July 2017, 15:45. Language English mostly, partially in French. As it’s a free event, online advance booking will not assure you entrance if you arrive later than 16:00. Following the concept “first come, first served,” we fill out the space up to 60 persons.


15:45 Introduction
16:02 Shutian Chan
16:10 Michel Jacquet
16:18 Elisabeth Bolzon
16:26 Teddy Derkert
16:34 Samar Zureik
16:42 Jon Young
16:50 Luiza Chamma
16:58 Raphael Ronot
17:06 break
17:14 Xavier Cédric Gareau Bergeron
17:22 Amanda Rios
17:30 Margaux Saulou
17:38 Tak Fung Chan
17:46 Adriana Longoria
17:54 Sean Dougherty
18:02 Servane Vignes
18:20 TypeParis Certificates
18:30 TypeParis17 is officially over


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Stéphane Elbaz

Stéphane Elbaz

Instructors, Speakers, 2017

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.

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Jean François Porchez

Jean François Porchez

Facilitators, Instructors, Sessions, 2015, 2016, 2017

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.

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Julien Priez

Julien Priez

Instructors, 2015, 2016, 2017

Julien Priez (1986) studied Graphic Design and Type Design between 2004 and 2010. After working for three years as a freelance typographer and calligrapher for several agencies he left to work as an employee for Fontyou. His first and original typeface, Mandinor FY, was published in June 2014. He now works as an independent calligrapher, type & graphic designer and teaches for several schools in Paris.

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Mathieu Réguer

Mathieu Réguer

Facilitators, Instructors, Sessions, 2015, 2016, 2017

Mathieu Réguer is an independent typeface designer based in Paris. After studying at ESAD Duperré and École Estienne he received his MA in Typeface Design from the University of Reading, UK, in 2008. Since then, he has been designing custom typefaces for brands and cultural institutions as well as developing and engineering types for several type foundries.

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