Matthew Carter podcast
- Just yesterday I listened to a podcast of a lecture by Matthew Carter.
He's a very engaging speaker. He sets out to answer the question "Why
design a new typeface?" and does so with numerous examples from his
My favorite was a typeface he designed for the Walker Art Center that
has "snap-on" serifs which can be applied by a designer in any number
He touches on metal type and histories of letterforms...a great podcast: