Type Network + Font Bureau

Font Bureau is a founding member of Type Network, a new model for type design, development, licensing, and use. Owned and operated by type designers, Type Network features a common catalog and shopping cart offering fonts from Font Bureau and other member foundries.

Font Bureau’s current licenses, with no changes to existing terms, are now served through Type Network.


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A display family originally designed during the mid-seventies by Jim Parkinson for Roger Black at a growing Rock & Roll magazine. Jim sees it as ‘a combination between the original logo by San Francisco poster artist Rick Griffin & ATF Jenson,’ remembering it fondly as “a sort of Nicholas Jenson on acid.” Growing success of the series followed the rise of the magazine, with widths and weights being added year after year; FB 1994

Parkinson is also available for online use with @font-face through the Webtype hosted font service.

Among other uses, Parkinson is recommended for Newspaper, Magazine, Book and Corporate use.

Change text:

 Parkinson - Condensed Light

 Parkinson - Condensed

 Parkinson - Condensed Bold

 Parkinson - Roman

 Parkinson - Italic

 Parkinson - Medium

 Parkinson - Medium Italic

 Parkinson - Bold

 Parkinson - Bold Italic

 Parkinson - Black

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Related People
· Jim Parkinson

Related Galleries
· Rolling Stone
· The News Tribune