Typography for Digital Masters

This week's notes:

605.02: Type History and Classification

NOTES Type History Presentation Detailed Type Classifications (same as last class) Some links: John Boardley on Choosing Type How to Choose the Right Typeface

This week's assignment:

605.02: Typographic Timeline, Part One

This multi-module assignment will exercise your design skills to create a sense of historical context for a typeface family. Part One focuses on research. the starter Find and bring in three examples of beautifully designed TIMELINES, either in print or on the web. We’ll be discussing why they are or are not successful. Examples: https://uk.protectyourbubble.com/iphone-timeline/ http://www.aformulaonehistory.com http://gramercyparkhotel.com/hotel/history http://evolutionofweb.appspot.com/?hl=en THE ENTREE…

WEEKIN CLASSWHAT'S DUE
01Prelims, Intro to Type
02Critique
Type History & Classification
Type Example Exercise
03Critique
Talk: Typesetting 1
Timeline, Part 1
04Critique
Talk: Typesetting 2
Timeline, Part 2
05Critique
Talk: Typesetting 3
Timeline, Part 3
06Critique
Talk: Type for the Web
Timeline, Part 4
07Midterm PresentationFinish Timeline Project
Timeline Presentation
Choose Final Topic
08Critique
Talk: Branding and Brand Guidelines
Restaurant, Part 1
09Critique
Talk: Three Pillars
Restaurant, Part 2
10Critique
Talk: Iconography
Restaurant, Part 3
11Critique
Talk: Image Resources
Restaurant, Part 4
12Critique
Talk: Color
Restaurant, Part 5
13Workshop/One-on-OneRestaurant, Part 6
14Workshop/One-on-One
Talk: Presenting
Restaurant, Part 7
15Final PresentationFinish Restaurant Project
Restaurant Presentation