T-Files 044: Friends of Type

Aaron Carambula

Friends of Type is an incredibly visually-arresting website dedicated to “original typographic design and lettering,” maintained and operated by four creatively gifted friends: Aaron Car├ímbula, Erik Marinovich, Dennis Payongayong, and Jason Wong. Together, they create and post a majority of the featured work, along with some occasional guest contributors. What started out as a bit of a joke between friends has become one of the best outlets for creative lettering around. [Read More]

Imprint Presents John Maeda

Here’s a short video with highlights from a fascinating Imprint Presents talk I was lucky enough to help produce last year. John Maeda, is a gifted speaker who bridges design, technology, and leadership in a unique way. He also brought along several esteemed guests Jackie Xu, Sash Catanzarite, John Underkoffler, & Ivan Bercovich to stoke the conversation. My favorite parts were when he discussed his experiences visiting and working in Japan as a Japanese American, and also his inspiring idea of “do both.”

TYPO 2014

It’s almost like it’s not a real website if you don’t have a year-in-review post, right? For transparency’s sake,...