The
Schedule

12:00PM
12:00pm-12:15 pm
12:15PM
12:15pm-1:00 pm
Isometric Studio partners Andy Chen and Waqas Jawaid will share their recent work at the intersection of architecture, graphic design, and social justice. This ... See More
1:05PM
Nontokozo Tshabalala, Taurai Mtake, Rendani Nemakhavhani
Mam’Gobozi Design Factory, Nhaka Creative Agency TaVaTake Designs, PR$DNT HONEY
Session 2: Amantombazane, the Ladies are Doing it for Themselves!
1:05pm-1:45 pm
Co-Founder of Mam’Gobozi Design Factory and multidisciplinary artist Nontokozo Tshabalala will be joined by visual communicator Taurai Valerie Mtake and visual ... See More
1:50PM
1:50pm-2:00 pm
TDC Members from around the world take us on a highly visual tour of their home city and the typographic forms they see and how it influences their design sensi... See More
2:05PM
Chang Sik Kim
Professor, San Jose State University (SJSU)
Session 4: Type & Image - Typographic Odyssey
2:05pm-2:45 pm
Prof. Chang Sik Kim will discuss the interpretation of context and metaphorical visualization through typography, focusing on the correlation between text, imag... See More
2:45PM
2:45pm-3:25 pm
Join in on the conversation with our roundtables, which are facilitated conversations inviting you to ask questions and share your own answers with other attend... See More
3:30PM
Andrew Chee
Hybrid Practice, NEW INC, Columbia GSAPP, Rote Press
Session 6: America™ by Design
3:30pm-4:10 pm
An American cis-male born from Chinese and Malaysian immigrants, I am expected to self-identify as Asian. I have also self-identified as ALAANA (African, Latinx... See More
4:15PM
4:15pm-4:25 pm
TDC Members from around the world take us on a highly visual tour of their home city and the typographic forms they see and how it influences their design sensi... See More
4:25PM
4:25pm-4:30 pm
9:00AM
9:00am-9:05 am
9:05AM
9:05am-9:45 am
Polar, Ltda. is a Brazilian graphic design studio, known for its typographic and colorful work. In this presentation, studio's co-founders Lais and Ralph will s... See More
9:50AM
9:50am-10:25 am
We offer a  look at how four design studios–And A Half, Happy Garaje, Uncurated Studio, and Plus63–navigated the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic in the Phil... See More
10:30AM
10:30am-10:40 am
TDC Members from around the world take us on a highly visual tour of their home city and the typographic forms they see and how it influences their design sensi... See More
10:40AM
Erik Brandt
Chair, Design Department & Professor of Graphic Design, MCAD (Minneapolis College of Art and Design)
Session 11: Engaging Type - Ficciones Typografika, an Odyssey in Experimental Type as Public Expression
10:40am-11:20 am
Ficciones Typografika: What are “typographic fictions”? It’s hard to explain. To Paul Schmelzer of Reform Magazine, it’s "…a borderless and timeless project tha... See More
11:25AM
11:25am-12:00 pm
Through her passion for arts and crafts Onica Lekuntwane has contributed creatively to sustainable social development projects in Botswana – notably through the... See More
12:05PM
Omaima Dajani
Type Design & Social Archivist, Khazaeen & Arabic Design Archive (ADA)
Session 13: Future in the Past - Browsing through the Arabic Design Archive
12:05pm-12:45 pm
This talk will introduce some of the Design archive projects currently underway in the Arab region. Ms. Dajani will discuss how the archives can be a valuable s... See More
12:50PM
12:50pm-1:30 pm
Treat yourself to TypeFollies, a debate about technical and conceptual approaches to 3D type design with Daniel Gremme, Alex Valentina and Vincent Wagner. Speci... See More
1:35PM
1:35pm-1:45 pm
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