The TDC annual competitions highlight the best typographic work in both communication and typeface design from studios and individuals around the world. Our judges make it happen. Spend an evening with Janine Vangool and Alice Savoie, two of our international team of judges for this year's TDC 63 Communication Design and TDC2017 Type Design competitions.
JANINE VANGOOL—The UPPERCASE Magazine Story: How one decision led to thousands more!
Janine is the publisher, editor and designer of UPPERCASE, a quarterly print magazine for the creative and curious. Janine's magazine and books celebrate the commitment to craft and the art of living creatively. She will discuss how she got her start in design—and started a magazine. She’ll share the process of producing UPPERCASE, from the unique perspective of being publisher, editor and designer.
ALICE SAVOIE–French Type: Present, Past and Future
Alice is an independent typeface designer and researcher based in Lyon, France. She studied graphic and type design in Paris, and holds an MA and a PhD from the University of Reading, UK. She collaborates with international design studios and type foundries (Monotype, Process Type Foundry, Tiro Typeworks, Our Type) and has specialized in the design of typefaces for editorial and identity purposes. Alice will speak about her work, her research in type history, and her experience teaching young designers who are contributing to an exciting renewal of the French typographic scene.