Typeface designer Erin Mclaughlin to visit VCD for free public lecture

Free Public Lecture March 3 at 7pm in 202 Art Bldg.

Join the School of Visual Communication Design for a free public lecture presented by Erin McLaughlin on March 3, 2016, from 7 PM - 9 PM in room 202 Art Building.

Mclaughlin at is an independent typeface designer who specializes in Indic and other world scripts.

Previously, she worked on Landmark, Tungsten, and other retail and bespoke families as a typeface designer at Hoefler & Frere-Jones in NYC. She received an MA in Typeface Design at the University of Reading, UK, and a BFA from the Minneapolis College of Art and Design.

She was recipient of the 2011 SoTA Catalyst Award for her research and design in Indian scripts and has presented at type conferences in both the US and India. Erin also founded, and maintains the blog respected hindirinny.com blog as a resource.

She currently works as an independent typeface designer for a range of type foundries including Adobe and Google.

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