Giving voice to People
Peter will discuss reasons for designing type today, from seeking new possibilities within the Latin script, using cognitive research to fuel design project, to designing type for minority languages.
Peter Biľak works in the field of editorial, graphic, and type design. In 1999 he started Typotheque type foundry, in 2000, together with Stuart Bailey he co-founded art & design journal Dot Dot Dot, in 2012 he started Works That Work, a magazine of unexpected creativity, in 2015 together with Andrej Krátky he co-founded Fontstand.com, a font rental platform. He collaborates with the choreographer Lukas Timulak on creation of modern dance performances.
Typotheque is a type Company giving shape to language, designing for communication in a world that is increasingly digital and multicultural.