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NEWS, PARKER TYPE HISTORY · March 23, 2011

Mike Parker to Receive the Type Director’s Club Medal

“For more than 50 years, print historian and industry leader Mike Parker has been shepherding the development of typography: from hot metal, to photocomposition, to digital. The TDC recognizes individuals in the typographic and graphic design communities who have excelled in the field of typography, whether in typeface design or type usage.” He will be honored at the TDC on the evening of Wednesday, April 6th for his extraordinary and lifelong contributions to the field. Read more...


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