24 July 2018
Explorations in Typography
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

AIGA San Francisco

130 Sutter Street

San Francisco

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schedule
5:30 pm
Doors Open
6:00 pm
Workshop Begins
9:00 pm
Workshop Concludes

Master the art of fine typesetting in this workshop with Carolina de Bartolo, author of the award-winning book Explorations in Typography. Using examples from her book, Carolina will show you how to attend to every typographic detail and wrangle your favorite typefaces into the most beautiful, interesting, and readable pages. You’ll learn how to create clear and harmonious typographic hierarchy as well as how to combine typefaces like a pro.

Bring your laptop and the latest version of Adobe InDesign.

A signed copy of Explorations in Typography is included in the price of this workshop!

Light refreshments provided.

A limited number of discounted tickets are available. Please apply by email to harper@aigasf.org stating what you can afford to pay and why the workshop will benefit your practice. The deadline to apply is July 10, 2018

Getting to AIGA SF

Street parking is limited and the nearest parking garage is located at Sutter & Stockton. We encourage guests to use car sharing or take public transportation. We're located blocks away from the Montgomery BART station. We cannot accommodate bikes in our space, however, secure bike parking is located at the Embarcadero BART station, a 15-minute walk to our office.

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Carolina de Bartolo
Carolina de Bartolo is the designer, author, and publisher of the award-winning typography textbook, Explorations in Typography, now in its second edition. Co-authored with Erik Spiekermann and Stephen Coles, this latest edition was awarded a TDC Certificate of Excellence and was amongst the best book designs of 2016 in the AIGA + Design Observer 50 Books/50 Covers competition. A graduate of the School of Design at Carnegie Mellon University, Carolina has been teaching typography at Academy of Art University in San Francisco since 2000.