Archives for July 2017

Programme on Gill and Johnston type

Marl Ovenden’s doc­u­men­tary on the Gill and John­ston type­faces was broad­cast on BBC4 on 31 July. It is avail­able on the iPlay­er for the next cou­ple of weeks through the BBC web­site.

Courses in Dundee

The Print Stu­dio at Dundee Con­tem­po­rary Arts are run­ning taster cours­es over the next cou­ple of months to help you decide which print­mak­ing tech­nique you would like to try. Full details of all cours­es and how to book are on their web­site.

Aldus Manutius digitized

Pub­lish­ing @ Simon Fras­er Uni­ver­si­ty and Simon Fras­er Uni­ver­si­ty Library have dig­i­tized 21 vol­umes from the press of Aldus Manu­tius, print­ed between 1501 and 1580. They have been dig­i­tized from the col­lec­tion of 106 vol­umes brought togeth­er by Hugh McDon­ald and his wife Jer­ry and were acquired by Simon Fras­er Uni­ver­si­ty Library with sup­port from […]