Programme

Typography Seminar Kirjak 6 – April 20, 2018,  9.00–18.00 National Library of Estonia, (2 Tõnismägi, Tallinn)

Panel I TYPOGRAPHY

10:00 Fresh Estonian typefaces. Jaan Rõõmus, Aimur Takk, Andree Paat / EST
10:45 A bird’s eye view of the typographic world of Tõnu Soo. Tiiu Pirsko / EST
11:30 Break

Panel II TYPOGRAPHY

11:50 The theoretical model of Gerrit Noordzij in present-day study of typography. Irina Smirnova / RUS
12:35 Applied letter design. Teo Tuominen / FIN
13:20 Lunch break

Panel III BOOK DESIGN /CALLIGRAPHY

14:30 In the land of legibility and identity. Carolina Laudon / SWE
15:15 Calligraphic arabesques from the Middle Ages to Futurism. Oleksiy Chekal / UKR
16:00 Break

Panel IV BOOK DESIGN

16:30 Fifty grams of book(art). Daily. Sigute Chlebinskaite / LIT
17:15 Selling murder! Cover design and sales analysis of Swedish crime novels. Karl Berglund / SWE
18:00 The end of the seminar

Working languages: Estonian and English

Cost: Full day fee is 36 € (incl. VAT). Includes translation (from Russian to English), coffee break and lunch. Participants can choose individual panels. The fee for attending one panel is 15 € (incl. VAT).

The programme is subject to changes.