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Parsons’ AAS GD Alumni and Faculty Collaborate to Create re:D Magazine feature.

Guest contributor | Ed Pusz As a designer and art director for the past 18 years, I’ve become intrinsically aware that a good collaborative process makes for good results. This past October, The New School’s Communications and External Affairs (CEA) Design Studio had occasion to reunite teacher and student for a special feature on the […]

AAS Graphic Design Work 04 receives a “Certificate of Typographic Excellence” from TDC

Editor-in-chief | Katarzyna Gruda   It is my great pleasure, as Director of AAS Graphic Design and the Editor and Photographer of the publication, to announce that our publication WORK 04 has been recognized by the Type Directors Club with a “Certificate of Typographic Excellence.” Colaborating with me a three-person design team (art direction by […]

Absolute Beginners. Retitled: Absolutely Fabulous!

Senior Editor: Charles Nix Charles Nix’s Fall 2011 AAS Typography 1 students—Rachel Tervenski, Angela Choi, Anny Chen, Debra Ohayon, Evan Schlomann, Jaclyn Nussbaum, Janet Kim, Jasmine Kounang, Joseph Whang, Melissa Kaufmann, Michael Diaz, and Taryn Espinosa—have accomplished something few budding typographers ever will. There suite of twelve prints, Retitled, was selected in the Type Directors […]

Charles Nix, AAS Faculty: An award-winning 1000-page dichotomous key?

The Flora is a thousand-page dichotomous key—a very long “if/then” statement (“If your plant reproduces by spores and does not produce seeds and fruits, then go to page 2. If your plant has stems that are conspicuously jointed…then go to page 58.” and so on.) It’s a tool for botanists in New England to identify all plants, from a specimen in hand to the Latin species (and sometimes subspecies) name.

Advanced Typography: A Typographic Logo

Students in my Advanced Typography class have been imagining a new typographic logo for the University of Alabama Press.

TDC: Letterpress Your Own Holiday Postcards!

Spread holiday cheer in style! Join with Earl Kallemeyn of the Kallemeyn Press for a two-part, hands-on letterpress workshop.

TDC 65th Anniversary Celebration

Carol Wahler, TDC Executive Director, will present a look back over the 65 years history of the leading international typographic organization.

TDC Workshop : Easy Font Design for Non-Type Designers

Go beyond choosing fonts from the type menu. Create your own personalized typefaces (with typographer extraordinaire, Matteo Bologna)!

TDC Workshop: Adobe InDesign: Typographic Fundamentals

Master typography in Adobe InDesign! Learn to understand and appreciate the many typographic tools in InDesign that enable you to set professional looking type. Taught by InDesign maven, Scott Citron.

TDC Workshop: Web Design for Print Designers: Typography Basics Using CSS

Web designer extraordinaire, Brian Miller, will be conducting a one-day workshop in web design for print designers using CSS (11 March 2011). For a full description, click here.