The Counter Spaces - Typography in the Age of Black Swans
Zetafonts presents the new issue of the Type Trends Lookbook series, titled The Counter Spaces (Typography in the Age of Black Swans). Curated by the Type Campus team, it is an exploration of the many contemporary counter-trends in the world of design and typography, that have arisen in response to the unpredictable events of recent years. Soon available on Amazon. Digital version is free to download.
The 2023 Type Trends Lookbook: an exploration of contemporary visual counter-trends as a response to the unpredictable events of recent years. Presented as an international preview at the Offf Festival in Barcelona, the 2023 edition of the Type Trends Lookbook is now available: more than 400 pages [...]
Fight for Kindness Exhibitions 2022
‘Fight for Kindness‘ is a non-profit initiative by TypeCampus looking to unite design communities and spread messages of positivity and change through typographic artworks. Proudly sponsored by Zetafonts
From November 5 to 13, a multi-location exhibition to celebrate World Kindness Day Fight for Kindness: a global event to spread inspiring typographic messages from the design community In an increasingly self-oriented society, good practices of kindness have collapsed, risking becoming a l [...]
A beautiful mistake
A project that celebrates the importance of mistakes, exploring the role of artificial intelligence in the creative industry, by the Italian type foundry Zetafonts It was presented this week during the International Festival Offf TelAviv “A beautiful mistake”. Half event catalog, half experimental artistic publication, it is a project entirely dedicated to the power of errors in the creative fields, exploring the growing potential of artificial intelligence at the service of the creative professions.
In May 2022 the Italian independent type foundry Zetafonts was contacted by Nitsan Rozenberg and Liri Argov, co-directors of OFFF TLV, the Tel Aviv branch of the worldwide famous OFFF Festival, to design an event catalog for the 2022 edition of this festival, dedicated to the post-digital cr [...]
The 2022 Type Trends Lookbook: the new normal
The 2022 Type Trends Lookbook is now out and free to download, to lead designers and brands in the complexity of the historical moment we live in the visual culture: the New Normal
Florence, March 11, 2022 In a period that demands awareness and knowledge by everybody working in visual design and communication, it is essential to try to look at what the future is going to ask us, as professionals of the creative industry. This is why the independent type foundry Zetafon [...]
TypeCampus launches a call for entries, for visual designers to celebrate kindness in an inspiring and powerful way
World Kindness Day: a call for typographic artworks to promote the importance of being kind to each other and to the world. DESIGN · SHARE · CHANGE THE WORLD …one artwork at a time!
Each year, in November, people across the globe commemorate World Kindness Day, which promotes the importance of kindness and empathy. A unique opportunity to build awareness around this annual appointment, by unifying design communities and celebrating Kindness in a more inspiring way. Florenc [...]
Typographic trends, scenarios and styles in post-pandemic times
The 2021 Type Trends Lookbook is now available on Zetafonts.com, for free.
Florence, Italy / May 20, 2021 Realized by the Type Campus team and sponsored by Zetafonts, the Type Trends Lookbook 2021 is not only a detailed and useful explanation of the main tendencies in typography but also a collection of examples to inspire the readers, showing type at work in bridging [...]
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Novarese's Stadio typeface edited by Zetafonts and the first Italian football poster tournament
Coppa Stadio: a forgotten font from italian type master Aldo Novarese to be discovered with the first Italian football poster graphic design tournament organized by Zetafonts type foundry
Starting from Monday 22 February, twenty of the best Italian designers are going to dribble with the letters of Stadio, a typeface designed by Novarese in 1974 and digitized only now by Zetafonts, in a virtual tribute to the Italian seventies and their vintage charm.https://www.dropbox.com/sh/kunlh1kwem9bt4c/AAA8XNfaMJMk4f2NrRyie9Yya?dl=0
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The Italian quarantine produces creativity: ten free typefaces to share positivity and good karma signed by Zetafonts
Quarantype is the collection of official fonts of all isolation makes us want, on a day outdoors with friends, between sack races, firecamps, sunshine and bike rides.
Florence, April 3 2020 Starting from March 30th it is possible to download a font a day, created by Zetafonts, the Italian type foundry, internationally known for having developed characters appreciated by companies such as Google, Apple and Universal Picture. With the beginning of the d [...]
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Zetafonts is an independent digital type foundry based in the heart of Florence, Italy.
About Zetafonts_ Zetafonts is an award-winning type foundry established in 2001 in the heart of Florence, by Cosimo Lorenzo Pancini, Francesco Canovaro and Debora Manetti. Powered by a team of branding and design veterans, the Italian foundry stands out for a prolific portfolio of revival fonts and [...]