Words and pictures.
At The Foundry Types, we’re deeply passionate about all aspects of design, in particular, typography and type design. Inspired by unexpected objects; a stamp, a street sign, a quirky printout error or just a great piece of design – so here we blog about them.
Happy Birthday Wim CrouwelRead more
The Type of Two Cities: London and AmsterdamRead more
The Cooper Union
Pentagram designed signage and environmental graphics for the school’s new academic building, using Foundry Gridnik.Read more
From Bauhaus to font house
Architype is a new series of Modernist typefaces. Is their reissue as simple as it sounds?Read more
Stuart de Rozario – British type designer, graphic designer and typographer
Stuart de Rozario is an English a type designer, graphic designer and typographer and is one of the principals of the new partnership at The Foundry Types from 2020.Read more
Freda Sack – British type designer and typographer
Freda Sack (1951–2019), a British type designer and typographer, one of the principals of The Foundry type design partnership. Freda also designed fonts included in the Letraset, ITC, and Linotype libraries earlier in her career.Read more
David Quay – Graphic designer, type designer, typographer and teacher
David Quay is one of the principals of The Foundry type design partnership. He is a graphic designer, type designer, typographer and teacher, originally from London now resident in The Netherlands. He has also designed fonts for Letraset, ITC, and Berthold AG.Read more