Glyphs at BITS 2018

  • Event
  • Hua Hin, Prachuap Khiri Khan, Thailand

The Bangkok International Typographic Symposium has turned into the Beach International Typographic Symposium and is moving to beautiful Hua Hin at the Thai coast. If there is one type event you do not want to miss this year, well, this is it.

Glyphs will be present with:

Conference and workshop participants receive an extended trial license and can purchase their own full license at a discount.

Workshop: Creating a Variable Font

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Who?

Rainer Erich Scheichelbauer

Where?

InterContinental Hua Hin Resort
33/33 Petchkasem Road
Hua Hin, Prachuabkhirikhan 77110
Thailand

How much?

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Prerequisites

Bring your MacBook with Glyphs 2 preinstalled.

Registration

Register soon on the BITS website.

Learn how to set up and create a Variable Font, with a simple letter and with a dingbat graphic. Bring them to life in a web browser, or even Adobe Illustrator (if you have it installed).

Workshop: Creating Color Fonts

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Who?

Lisa Schultz (Schriftlabor)
Miriam Surányi (Schriftlabor)

Where?

InterContinental Hua Hin Resort
33/33 Petchkasem Road
Hua Hin, Prachuabkhirikhan 77110
Thailand

How much?

t.b.a.

Prerequisites

Bring your MacBook with Glyphs 2 preinstalled.

Registration

Register soon on the BITS website.

In this quick and fun workshop, learn how to create multi-coloured letters and icons, export and test them in a web browser of your choice, and even add your selfie to your font. No kidding, you can do that.

Lecture: Making a Difference. Type Design and Politics

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Who?

Rainer Erich Scheichelbauer

Where?

InterContinental Hua Hin Resort
33/33 Petchkasem Road
Hua Hin, Prachuabkhirikhan 77110
Thailand

Contrary to popular belief, fonts are not merely beautiful hobbies for type nerds or simple tools for any task, but can really make a difference. Join Rainer Scheichelbauer on a quick tour through the political side of type design.