The new Eye Magazine returns to type with a new issue entitled 'Type Now'. The feature section contains 3 fascinating essays by Jan Middendorp, Sarah Snaith and Peter Bilak, which focus on concepts of originality, independence and business acumen in new type design. Elsewhere there are articles on the complexly patterned type designs of Hansje van Harlem, a profile on Swiss graphic designer Therese Moll, A visit to the St brides Library with historic typefaces alchemists Commercial Classics and a look back at the work of Bram De Does, the creator of two of the 20th Century's most beautiful typefaces - Trinité and Lexicon.
A quarterly journal of graphic design which is always critical, well written and well informed, as well as beautifully published and gorgeous to look at.
A visit to the type foundry of Rainer Gerstenberg, one of the few remaining people in the world casting foundry type.