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Beauty, Form
and Function
in Typography

Typography Day will be organized for the eleventh time on 1st to 3rd March 2018 at Sir J J Institute of Applied Art, Mumbai in collaboration with the Industrial Design Centre (IDC), Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay) with support from

India Design Association (InDeAs) and Aksharaya.
The event will feature a day of workshops on Typography and Calligraphy followed by two days of conference dedicated to ‘Beauty, Form and Function in Typography’. The international conference will be devoted to addressing issues faced by type designers, type users and type educators.

The conference includes presentations by invited keynote speakers, eminent academicians, blind juried papers, industry professionals, research scholars and students. The event will also host an exhibition of selected posters and typographic works of students and faculty members from Design Institutes.

Schedule

The event is planned over three days:

Day 1

1st March, 2018
Sir J.J Institute of Applied Art

Workshop on Typography and
Meet-up on ‘Research in Typography’

Day 2

2nd March, 2018
Convocation hall, Mumbai University

Conference focusing on Beauty,
Form and Function in Typography
Typo Quiz

Day 3

3rd March, 2018
Convocation hall, Mumbai University

Exhibition, Installations and Award Ceremony
Talks on Typography Day

Themes

  • Experiments and Explorations in Beauty, Form and Function in Typography
  • Beauty, Form and Function in Typography in the context of Culture
  • Beauty, Form and Function in Typography in the process of Learning
  • Beauty, Form and Function in Typography using Multilingual Scripts
  • Beauty, Form and Function in Typography in Native (Indigenous) Scripts
  • Beauty, Form and Function in Typography in Local Languages
  • Research Activities in Beauty, Form and Function in Typography
  • Experiments and Explorations in Beauty, Form and Function in Typography
  • Beauty, Form and Function in Typography in the context of Culture
  • Beauty, Form and Function in Typography in the process of Learning
  • Beauty, Form and Function in Typography using Multilingual Scripts
  • Beauty, Form and Function in Typography in Native (Indigenous) Scripts
  • Beauty, Form and Function in Typography in Local Languages
  • Research Activities in Beauty, Form and Function in Typography
  • Experiments and Explorations in Beauty, Form and Function in Typography
  • Beauty, Form and Function in Typography in the context of Culture
  • Beauty, Form and Function in Typography in the process of Learning
  • Beauty, Form and Function in Typography using Multilingual Scripts
  • Beauty, Form and Function in Typography in Native (Indigenous) Scripts
  • Beauty, Form and Function in Typography in Local Languages
  • Research Activities in Beauty, Form and Function in Typography