Our Favorite Typefaces at Work
For this edition of Emigre News, we are highlighting a selection of Emigre fonts that are our personal favorites. And there’s no better way to illustrate how we like to put these fonts to work than in our own books. Purchase $150 of fonts or more, and we will send you a free copy of one of these books! (U.S. only.)
Filosofia used in Emigre #65
Vendetta used in Joshua Tree
Mrs Eaves used in Emigre #64
Fairplex used in Emigre #64
Council used in Cucamonga
Mrs Eaves used in Cucamonga
Coming November 2009
Emigre #70: The Look Back Issue
Selections from Emigre magazine #1 - #69
Published by Gingko Press
This 512-page book, designed and edited by Emigre co-founder and designer Rudy VanderLans, is a selection of reprints that traces Emigre’s development from its early bitmap design days in the mid 1980s through to the experimental layouts that defined the so-called “Legibility Wars” of the late 1990s, to the critical design writing of the early 2000s.
Featuring interviews with, among others, The Designers Republic, Allen Hori, Rick Valicenti, Vaughan Oliver, Mr. Keedy, Ed Fella, and essays by Lorraine Wild, Anne Burdick, Zuzana Licko, Kenneth FitzGerald, Andrew Blauvelt, Kalle Lasn, Rick Poynor and many more.