17 screening locations and over 700 registrants for The Future of Type panel
23/09/15
Attend a FREE live screening and interactive discussion of 'The Future of Type', RGD's next Future By Design panel featuring lettering artist Jessica Hische, curator of contemporary design at Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Ellen Lupton, co-founder of Fonts In Use, Nick Sherman, typeface designer Laura Worthington and moderated by Paddy Harrington RGD, founder of Frontier. Hosted at various locations across Canada.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

6:00pm - 8:30pm ET

- See more at: http://www.rgd.ca/events-and-programs/rgd-events/events/752.php#sthash.0MruTYRw.dpuf

'The Future of Type', RGD's upcoming Future By Design panel is connecting 15 cities across Canada, 17 screening locations and over 700 registrants!

As a virtual event, we invite cities across Canada to host local screening venues where members of the community can gather to watch panelists’ presentations, conduct their own group discussions and participate via webcam in the Q&A. - See more at: http://www.rgd.ca/events-and-programs/rgd-events/events/752.php#sthash.Axgy3zo2.dpuf

 

As a virtual event, these 17 screening locations bring members of the community together to watch panelists’ presentations, conduct their own group discussions and participate via webcam in the Q&A.

 

This Future By Design panel will feature 4 Type experts, who will share thoughts on the future of type:

  • Lettering artist, Jessica Hische will share advice on how to survive trends, and delve deeper into specific styles that may fall out of favor over time.
  • Curator of contemporary design at Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, Ellen Lupton will discuss the currently evolving "grid".
  • Co-founder of Fonts In Use, Nick Sherman will talk about variable fonts for responsive design.
  • Typeface designer, Laura Worthington will explore the past, present and future of script typeface design.

 

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

6:00pm - 8:30pm ET

 

Register for a screening venue near you! Burlington, Edmonton, Halifax, Kingston, Kitchener, London, Newmarket, Oshawa, Ottawa, Regina, St. John's, Thunder Bay, Toronto (three locations), Vancouver, Vancouver Island (Nanaimo)

 

Or register online to listen in on the discussion from anywhere in North America*: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6265172653699750658
*Available for RGD Members only

Or register online to listen in on the discussion from anywhere in North America*: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6265172653699750658

*Available for RGD Members only 
- See more at: http://www.rgd.ca/events-and-programs/rgd-events/events/752.php#sthash.zlfStRRq.dpuf