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AWARDS, NEWS · June 18, 2014

David Berlow to Receive Medal of the Type Directors Club

For Immediate Release. Download a PDF version.

New York, June 18, 2014 — The Type Directors Club has announced that David Berlow, founder of Font Bureau, will receive their highest honor, the TDC Medal, on July 16.

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NEW TYPE, NEWS · May 22, 2014

Tick & Tock. Two new stencil typefaces by Cyrus Highsmith

Today we release Tick and Tock, two new typefaces by Cyrus Highsmith.

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NEWS · April 18, 2014

One More Day for Text Display

The Font Bureau Showing at Lesley University ends tomorrow evening, April 19 at 5pm.

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NEW TYPE, NEWS, WEB FONTS · April 9, 2014

Custer RE. A new Reading Edge typeface by David Berlow

David Berlow’s Custer RE is the latest addition to our Reading Edge (RE) series. This typeface is the tenth RE family and is available today at Webtype. Learn more about it on the Webtype Blog.

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NEWS, PARKER TYPE HISTORY · April 3, 2014

Mike Parker Tribute

In honor of Mike Parker, we present a tribute to honor his work and share stories from colleagues. With contributions from David Berlow, Roger Black, Matthew Carter, Frank Romano, Cherie Cone, and more.

Fontbureau.com/MikeParker

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NEW TYPE, NEWS · April 2, 2014

Big Moore. A new display typeface by Matthew Carter

Today we announce Matthew Carter’s new typeface, Big Moore.

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BEHIND THE SCENES, NEWS, TYPE DESIGN · March 24, 2014

DISPLAY:TEXT Exhibition

On Wednesday, March 26th from 5:00–7:00 there will be an opening reception at Lesley University for our exhibit, DISPLAY:TEXT, followed by a public talk from Cyrus Highsmith.

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NEWS · February 24, 2014

Remembering Mike Parker

I met Mike Parker in the late 90s, soon after I'd graduated from college. It was the dotcom era. My friends from school all got these amazing jobs making websites for hundreds of thousands of dollars a year. I had just started working at Font Bureau, making typefaces, for quite a bit less. But I didn't mind. This was an exciting time for me. I was living with my girlfriend in Cambridge, above the store where she worked. I took the train to get to the office. It was the beginning of my adult life.

Then one day ...

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COMPETITIONS, NEWS · February 17, 2014

Morisawa Competition 2014

The Morisawa Type Design Competition returns this year and Font Bureau is pleased to be partner. This will be the ninth occasion since Morisawa’s first international contest in 1984, marking its 30th anniversary.

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NEW TYPE, NEWS · December 12, 2013

New Release: Icebox

Frozen water, in the right hands, can be extraordinary. Next time you’re sitting in front of an expert bartender, don't be surprised when she reaches for a club and chisel. A carefully carved chunk of ice can withstand more than one pour of a straight spirit, become infused and round slowly with the night. After your last sip, the seasoned ice remains.

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