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Monograph Brings Renewed Appreciation For Roger Excoffon

Named one of the Top 10 Typographic Events of 2010 on Imprint by awarded calligrapher and typographer Paul Shaw, the new Paris-based Ypsilon.éditeur has published monographs on two important 20th century French type designers in its Bibliothèque Typographique series. The first of these two books celebrating Latin type design was José Mendoza y Almeida, published [...]
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Roger Excoffon: The typecast artist

Arts : Creative Review Blog (17 hours ago)

As the work of designer Roger Excoffon enjoys something of a revival, the focus has moved beyond his type and lettering to an appreciation of his wider talents – from his painting to his graphic design. Jean Grogan reports back from... Read Post

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Graphic Design / Typography : Typographica (3 years ago)

Roger Excoffon (1910-1983) was the most talented French type designer of the 20th century and probably the most prolific in the whole of French typographic history. Being an admirer of Excoffon’s work myself I was happy to see that ... Read Post

Zizou

Graphic Design / Typography : Typographica (3 years ago)

Roger Excoffon (1910–1983) was the most talented French type designer of the 20th century and probably the most prolific in the whole of French typographic history. Being an admirer of Excoffon’s work myself I was happy to see that ... Read Post


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