Type Brigade №50 – Our one-day typography conference

Type Brigade
Type Brigade
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Type Brigade №50

On March 30, 2020, we’re hosting a special event one-day Type Brigade event. Type Brigade №50 is our 50th event, and also celebrates our 5th year as a speaker series.

This is the only event we’re planning for 2020, so we hope to see you there. Tickets on sale now at: https://typebrigade.com/50

You may also register and purchase your ticket here on Meetup.com, and we’ll personally email you your ticket details to your Meetup email address.


Paul Barnes
Commercial Type and Commercial Classics

Paul Barnes is a British graphic designer, type designer, and founding partner with Christian Schwartz in the London and New York based foundry Commercial Type. Over the last ten years with Schwartz and individually he has designed a number of acclaimed custom and retail faces, from the enormous editorial Guardian family through to the more experimental such as Dala Floda and Marian. He has a particular interest in the history of letterforms, which has led to Commercial Type’s new venture Commercial Classics an exploration of reviving long forgotten and extinct typefaces.


Phoebe Glasfurd
Glasfurd & Walker

Japanese Calligraphy performance and talk
Vancouver / Japan

Additional speaker announcements to come!