Programme 2019

KIRJAK Typography Seminar – Friday, April 12, 2019,  9:00–18:00
National Library of Estonia, (2 Tõnismägi, Tallinn)

9:00–10:00 Registration

Panel I BOOK DESIGN

10:00 Asko Künnap EST –  Award ceremony of best designed Baltic books 2018
10:15 Eve Kask, Ivar Sakk EST – Typographic book covers of Jüri Kaarma
11:00 Nina Ulmaja SWE – Book design and it’s development from industrializing to digitizing
11:45 Coffee break 20 min

Panel II WORKING WITH TYPE

12:05 Minna Sakaria SWE – Playful ways of typography
12:50 Tadas Karpavičius LIT
13:35 Lunch 1 h

Panel III TYPOGRAPHY

14:35 Aleksandra Samulenkova LAT – Letters – the storytellers
15:20 Rainer Erich Scheichelbauer AUT – Making a difference: type design and politics
16:05 Coffee break 25 min

Panel IV LETTERING

16:30 Pekka Loiri FIN – Typography as illustration
17:15 Peter Bankov RUS – Trash lettering
18:00 Programme end

KIRJAK Typography Workshops – Saturday, April 13, 2019,  9:30–18:00

10:00–13:30
Track 1 — Peter Bankov: Rude style calligraphic alphabets
Track 2 — Rainer Erich Scheichelbauer: Variable font magic with Glyphs

13:30–14:30 Lunch 1 h

14:30–18:00
Track 1 — Peter Bankov: Creative trash lettering poster
Track 2 — Rainer Erich Scheichelbauer: Digitise your analog letters

Both track workshops are intertwined, in such a way that you will be able to visit both.

*The programme is subject to changes.