Wednesday, August 31, 2005

Font copyright?

I read yesterday that copyright isn't allowed on typeface creation because fonts are "utilitarian" and not art or some bullshit. That seems sorta crazy. Is that old news or have there been updates on the subject?

Thursday, August 25, 2005

Design Studio Links

I wanted to start a thread where we could all post links to some of our favorite Design websites. To start it off, here are some of mine:

Hillman Curtis
MK12
Samata Mason
Tolleson Design
Neostream


Tuesday, August 23, 2005

The First Posting…


For this month every student in the class will comment on one of the two following essays from Texts on Type:

An Existential Guide to Type. By: Karrie Jacobs

Designing Hate: Is There a Graphic Language of Vile Emotion? By: Steven Heller

-Tobias