‘Beeldmakers’ is a series of discussions for and by image makers in De Brakke Grond in Amsterdam. Subject of session 1 on February 23, 2015, is the future of display typography.
Creative makers and talented inflow from the Netherlands and Flanders discuss the changes that recent techniques promise. Bas Jacobs, designer and co-founder of Underware, talks about the ten steps that lead to good web typography. Frederik Berlaen, font designer and developer of software for font designers (e.g. Kalliculator, Robofont), shows how technological developments change the practice of the font designer. The font freaks of design bureau Autobahn challenge you with the Crypto Typeface Game. Moderators of the evening are Rolf Coppens and Eric Schrijver.
During Beeldmakers # 1, creative agency Grrr and Bas Jacobs will introduce a practical booklet for online designers. This is going to cost 7,50 euro in the book store, but as a guest you get it for free.
Meeting ‘Beeldmakers #1’
Vlaams Cultuurhuis De Brakke Grond, Nes 45, Amsterdam
Monday, February 23, 2015, 20.30 hrs.