NEWS TAGGED ‘Lectures’

Am 13. Januar um 16 Uhr hält Stefan Claudius im Rahmen der Veranstaltung “Buchstaben der Welt – Welt der Buchstaben” des Internationalen Kollegs Morphomata in Köln einen Vortrag zum Thema “Von der Kalligraphie zum Vektor”. Ort: Weyertal 59 (Rückgebäude) 3. Stock, 50937 Köln. Weitere Informationen hier.

For people who don’t speak German: This post is about Stefan Claudius who is giving a lecture in Germany.

December 22, 2010 | Tags: , ,

The King of Cape Arcona, Thomas Schostok aka {ths} will hold two lectures this month:

Thursday, May 20, 2010, 6:00pm
Aula, Fachhochschule Dortmund/Fachbereich Design, Germany
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Art and Typography: On Beauty, Ugliness, Not Only in Typography
Saturday, May 29, 2010
galeria Design – BWA Wrocław, ul. Świdnicka 2-4, Wroclaw, Poland
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May 14, 2010 | Tags: , ,

Due to actual circumstances, the lecture has been canceled. Thomas wasn’t able to get another flight to Poland. The lecture will be postponed to a date in mid may. We will inform you when we get a new date. We are very sorry for any inconvenience.

„Art and Typography“:
On Beauty, Ugliness, Not Only in Typography

The King of Cape Arcona, Thomas Schostok aka {ths} will hold a speech about typography, design and art. To him the classical borders that are drawn between commercial and non-commercial art are blurred. The three disciplines are strongly influencing each other, so that one couldn’t exist without the other. Whatever {ths} is working on, he is looking for the beauty of imperfection. Every typeface and every design needs a certain amount of ugliness to become interesting and beautiful in a deeper and more touching way than superficial beauty could be.

Thursday, April 22, 2010, 7:00pm – 10:00pm
galeria Design – BWA Wrocław, ul. Świdnicka 2-4, Wroclaw, Poland

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April 15, 2010 | Tags: , ,

Stefan Claudius will reveal super secret background information on the the making of his new typeface CA Normal. Come over to Gasteig Black Box, Rosenheimer Straße 5 in Munich at 19.30h on tuesday 26th of january 2010 to get a brief but deep insight on typedesign and why the font looks the way it does. Afterwards there will be a lecture of Find out more at the tgm website.

January 22, 2010 | Tags: ,

Some rules in life are simple. If you had a good drink: go and get another one. For type symposia it’s basically the same. In 2006 33pt was pretty cool, so here is the next one: 33pt. Eskapade. Cape Arconas President, Stefan Claudius, helps planning and organizing this event with a group of students and professor Sabine an Huef. The list of speakers is impressive. Martin Majoor, Rob Meek, Phil Baines, David Crow and ‘Type radio’ to name just a few. For more information, a time schedule and a complete list of the referents with background info and loads of funny movies, got to
The whole thing starts on friday 3rd of april at the Fachhochschule Dortmund in Germany and lasts till saturday. Cape Arconas President will be there and maybe our King too. Hope to meet you for a drink, or not.