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10 Type-Related News & Tips by Jonathan Barnbrook

Jonathan Barnbrook is a British Typographer and Graphic Designer. He is arguably most-recognised for his work on the cover artwork of David Bowie‘s 2002 album Heathen which featured the debut for his ‘Priori’ typeface.

1. The design police do exist & you can become one of them, correcting all typos & bad ideas/designs in the world http://www.design-police.org/

2. Designers, trouble finding the format for your next book project? then this might be helpful: the scale of the universe http://bit.ly/cbxaAw

3. In egypt: protest banner with logos of tech companies http://twitpic.com/3v4jds

4. Here is the official announcement from MOMA, listing all of the fonts now included in their collection http://bit.ly/ghuCph

5. Major recognition for digital type. mason & 22 other typefaces acquired by MOMA for their arch. & design collection http://nyti.ms/i5sNFX

6. Helvetica has been the only typeface in the collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York. http://www.nytimes.com/2011/01/24/arts/24iht-design24.html?_r=1&ref=alicerawsthorn

7. Very happy to be lecturing in new york for the @AIGANY on Feb 23rd, more details here http://bit.ly/g99a6T

8. For those who want a good general VJ resource inc. a comprehensive history, this is absolutely excellent http://audiovisualacademy.com/

9.  Sign up to our mailing list for free fonts and stuff http://bit.ly/ayMzrO

10. About Newspeak font: Named after term in George Orwell’s book ‘1984’ font is based on stalinist social realist architecture